• Wright Brothers National Memorial

    Wright Brothers

    National Memorial North Carolina

Suggested Reading

Are you looking for further information on the Wright Brothers? Check out these links to find lots of great resources to help your students learn about these amazing American inventors.

To Fly is Everything - Mississippi State University

Wright State University - Aviation History

FAA - Aviation and Space Education

National Air & Space Museum

FAA / The Wright Brothers

Flight of Inspiration

First Flight

Did You Know?

The glider with Big Kill Devil Hill in 1902

In 1902, the Wrights made 250 glides in just two days and tallied more than 1,000 glides in one month. From the hills, they perfected the art of soaring and control of the aircraft.