How We Invented the Airplane

How We Invented the Airplane

Author: Orville Wright

Publisher: Courier Corporation

ISBN: 0486256626

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 87

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Filled with rare photographs and featuring accounts written by the Wright Brothers themselves, this fascinating firsthand history covers the brothers' early experiments, their construction of planes and motors, the first test flights, life after Kitty Hawk, and much more. Introduction and commentary by Fred C. Kelly. 76 black-and-white photographs.
The Airplane in American Culture
Language: en
Pages: 407
Authors: Dominick Pisano
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: University of Michigan Press

A fascinating account of America's relationship with the airplane
The Airplane
Language: en
Pages: 369
Authors: John David Anderson, John D. Anderson, Jr., National Air and Space M J. Anderson Jr
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: AIAA

A history of the technical development of the aeroplane, commissioned to celebrate the 100th anniversary of powered flight. In each chronological period covered, the various aspects of the synthesis of aerodynamics, propulsion, flight dynamics, and structure is described and evaluated.
How We Invented the Airplane
Language: en
Pages: 87
Authors: Orville Wright
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Filled with rare photographs and featuring accounts written by the Wright Brothers themselves, this fascinating firsthand history covers the brothers' early experiments, their construction of planes and motors, the first test flights, life after Kitty Hawk, and much more. Introduction and commentary by Fred C. Kelly. 76 black-and-white photographs.
Airplane, The
Language: en
Pages: 32
Authors: Emily Rose Oachs
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-01 - Publisher: Bellwether Media

The Wright Brothers famously made the first flight in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. But the history of human flight goes back much further! This title details the experimentation and innovation that went into the creation of the airplane. Special features highlight important airplanes as well as pioneers who had a
The Airplane
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Jay Spenser
Categories: Transportation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-10-06 - Publisher: Harper Collins

The Airplane by aerospace industry writer Jay Spencer, former assistant curator of the Smithsonian National Air & Space Museum and the Museum of Flight in Seattle, is the definitive history of how we invented and refined the amazing flying machines that enabled humankind to defy gravity. A fascinating true account