Man can fly!
The first flight
Orville and Wilbur right have accomplished something that no other man has been able to do. On July 5, 1903, they recorded the first manned flight that lasted 40 seconds and spanned 300 yards.
Orville and Wilber Wright at their home in Dayton, Ohio.
After many trials and errors, the Wright brothers kept their airplane aloft for 40 seconds.
The Wright Brothers' airplane