Wilber and Orville Wright

The Airplane

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The Airplane

The Airplane was created on 12/17/1903, in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. They made many flights there. Throught the years 1900-1903 they created the first efficient airplane. In 1905 they had the first flight to last over a half an hour. In 1908 they had a flight that lasted over an hour for the US Army. They made the Wright Airplane the first military plane. In that same year Wilbur mad a flight near La Mans, France that had a recorded lasting of 2 hours and 19 minutes. They never married with Wilbur dying at age 45 of Typhoid, and Orville dying at age 77 of a heart attack.