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Wright Brothers Day

posted Dec 15, 2017, 12:25 PM by Gary Greenberg   [ updated Dec 20, 2017, 1:12 PM ]
Wright Brothers Day (December 17th) celebrates the anniversary of Wilbur Wright’s 39-minute flight on Huffman Prairie on October 5, 1905. The flight demonstrated that the Wright brothers had advanced their design to the point of a practical airplane. (More)


Wright State University in Dayton, home of the Wright Brothers, celebrates this year’s event with the following activities, many of which are available on the web:


Gary Greenberg,
Dec 15, 2017, 12:25 PM