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I loved them because of the documentary they came up with. Eventhough it was a total failure and lacked a market, it was great to see the ingeniuty to build something difficult.

It was wasted time but the time was wasted in the pursuit of a dream. What's not to love?

This articlecovers the demise of Makani well. It was not commercially viable but it was a good lifestyle venture to flex intellectual and engineering muscle. But the talents of the team could have been used elsewhere with greater productivity.