The Moment the Dream Came True

December 2003
Flying;Dec2003, Vol. 130 Issue 12, p108
Focuses on the Wright Brother's first flight attempts in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina on December 17, 1903. Decision to attempt at flight despite a bad weather; Assistance provided by the Lifeguards in carrying the machine to the rail; Wilbur's appointment of John Daniels to take a picture of the machine as soon as it gets to the end of the rail; Number of attempts made; Distance and height reached by the machine; Message sent to their father after the successful flights.


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