Some articles on wind:
... Apparent wind the kite's speed relative to the surrounding air ... in a straight line, the kite's apparent wind is a combination of the wind speed and the speed of the kite and rider over the surface, but since the kite is highly steerable apparent wind can vary ... power from the kite involve giving it a higher apparent wind somehow, i.e ...
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