Wilbur and Orville Wright dreamed of flying. They designed, built and tested gliders. They studied wings and propellers. They designed and built an engine.
After years of testing and a few crashes, they flew the first powered aircraft. This is the story of their life.
Find out more about these brave men and how they came to create the World's first powered airplane that really flew.
Ages 8 and up.
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