Flown by Orville, the Wright Brothers' Flyer I, 1903, flew 120 ft in 12 seconds at a speed of 6.8 mph.

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First Flight - The world changed at 10:35 AM, on December 17, 1903 on the north side of Kill Devil Hills, Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. It was at that moment that the Wright Brother’s "Wright Flyer", with Orville Wright at the controls, lifted off in sustained, controlled flight.

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Wright Flyer

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Wright Flyer Free Paper Model Download - http://www.papercraftsquare.com/wright-flyer-free-paper-model-download.html

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This is a very artistic photograph of the Wright Brothers aircraft the "Wright Flyer". The photograph was take in 1911, and shows the first aircraft to fly. A little known fact is that the Wright Brothers, in addition to being pioneering aviators, were also avid amature photographers. Because of this, there is a large source of photographs documenting their early aviation efforts.

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