Video: Replicas of gliders constructed by Otto Lilienthal and the Wright brothers flew together at Kitty Hawk

Video: Replicas of gliders constructed by Otto Lilienthal and the Wright brothers flew together at Kitty Hawk
For the first time, replicas of two of the most influential aircraft from the early days of aviation have flown together. Between 14 and 16 December 2019, Otto Lilienthal's 'Big Biplane' from 1895 and the Wright glider from 1902 were together during a demonstration at Kitty Hawk in the USA.
Credit: DLR (CC-BY 3.0)  |  Download

For the first time, replicas of two of the most influential aircraft from the early days of aviation have flown together. Between 14 and 16 December 2019, Otto Lilienthal's 'Big Biplane' from 1895 and the Wright glider from 1902 were together during a demonstration at Kitty Hawk in the USA.

Also appears in these dossiers
More galleries

Cookies help us to provide our services. By using our website you agree that we can use cookies. Read more about our Privacy Policy and visit the following link: Privacy Policy

Main menu