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Orville Wright flew in the first successful airplane flight at Kitty Hawk, N.C. on December 17, 1903, in a plane designed by his brother Wilbur and himself.
The flight lasted 12 seconds and covered 120 feet.

Wright brothers - Wikipedia

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Wilbur: Editor, bicycle retailer/manufacturer, airplane inventor/manufacturer, pilot trainer. Signatures Signature of Orville Wright · Signature of Wilbur Wright. The Wright brothers, Orville...

The Wright Brothers Didn't Invent The Airplane...And 9 Other ...

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Aug 19, 2011 ... Whether modified and improved upon, grabbed by a more famous inventor, or just completely forgotten, original inventors are lost to history ...

Ask History: Who Really Invented the Airplane? Video - Wright ...

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Their flight at Kitty Hawk made history, but did the Wright brothers invent the first airplane?

CNN.com - Was the airplane's inventor Brazilian? - Dec. 10, 2003

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Dec 10, 2003 ... As Americans prepare to celebrate the centennial of the Wright brothers' first flight , a whole country is cringing at what it believes to be a ...

The Wright Brothers | The First Successful Airplane

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On December 17, 1903, Wilbur and Orville Wright made four brief flights at Kitty Hawk with their first powered aircraft. The Wright brothers had invented the first ...

History of the Airplane - Wright Brothers Aeroplane Company

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A History of the Airplane. Part of the Wright Brothers Aeroplane Company, a virtual museum of pioneer aviation, the invention of the airplane, and man's first ...

Who Flew First? | History | Air & Space Magazine

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The possibility that someone may have flown a powered airplane before the Wright ... Unlike the Wright brothers, the inventor left no letters, diaries, notebooks , ...

Who invented the first airplane? | Reference.com

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The Wright brothers, Orville and Wilbur, invented the airplane. Dec. 17, 1903, marks the first time their invention flew at a steady speed with a man inside and ...

It is commonly claimed that the Wright brothers invented aircraft ...

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It's not just the Americans who believe that the Wrights were the first to fly a powered, heavier than air aircraft, remaining far ahead of European (including then ...