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The Wright Brothers
Brothers Orville and Wilbur Wright built and flew the first airplane in human history. The brothers were engineers and tinkerers who founded the Wright Cycle Comany in Dayton, Ohio in 1892. While the bicycle business sustained them, they began to experime... More »
Born: 16 April 1867 (Wilbur) and 19 August 1871 (Orville), Millville, Indiana(Wilbur) and Dayton, Ohio (Orville)

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The first flight, by Orville at 10:35 am, of 120 feet (37 m) in 12 seconds, at a speed of only 6.8 miles per hour (10.9 ...

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Orville Wright describes the first powered flight. ... Orville's brother Wilbur piloting the record flight lasting 59 seconds over a distance of 852 feet. The brothers ...

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Before they ever attempted powered flight, the Wright brothers were masters of the air. ... Wilbur won the coin toss, but lost his chance to be the first to fly when he ...

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Flight Controls · Return to Kitty Hawk ... The First Successful Airplane - 1903 Marks the Year that the Wright Brothers Invented the First. Buoyant over the success ...

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Nov 29, 2014 ... Real footage from the Wright Brother's flight. The Wright brothers, Orville (August 19, 1871 – January 30, 1948) and Wilbur (April 16, 1867 ...

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On this day in History, First airplane flies on Dec 17, 1903. ... Near Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, Orville and Wilbur Wright make the first successful flight in history of a ... The historic Wright brothers' aircraft of 1903 is on permanent display at the  ...

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In 1903 the Wright brothers achieved the first powered, sustained and controlled airplane flight; they surpassed their own milestone two years later when they ...

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Jun 4, 2012 ... The Wright Brothers' first plane flight in Kitty Hawk lasted just 12 seconds in 1903, but Orville and Wilbur made history in that airplane, the Flyer.

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Wright Brothers First Flight, 1903 Orville and Wilber Wright started to seriously study the art of flying in 1899. Their project involved the work of hundreds of ...