The 1903 Wright Flyer and Beyond
The 1903 Flyer was the first aircraft to make a successful, controllable, heavier-than-air flight. View the Flyer at different angles, the customized lightweight motor, and other related images for a complete picture of this breakthrough in aircraft engineering, one century ago. (Images Courtesy Carroll F. Gray Aeronautical Collection, Special Collections and Archives, Wright State University, and the Library of Congress)
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