In 1903, Wilbur and Orville Wright created the first airplane. Two years later, the brothers had perfected a practical flying machine. How did they do it?
The National Air and Space Museum features this exhibit, which celebrates and describes the aeronautical achievements of the Wright Brothers. With biographical information about their lives, details about their experiments and success and further history about the impact of the airplane, this site can teach you everything you ever wanted to know about the origins of air travel.