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The Wright Brothers: After Kitty Hawk

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The Wright Brothers: After Kitty Hawk

The Wright Brothers: After Kitty Hawk

Family, Colleagues Recall the Years Following the First Flight

The Wright Brothers: After Kitty Hawk

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Orville Wright flying over Huffman Prairie on the outskirts of Dayton, Ohio. Library of Congress hide caption

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The story of the Wright brothers at Kitty Hawk, N.C., nearly 100 years ago is well known. But for the first time tapes of family and coworkers of Wilbur and Orville Wright shed light on the years after their famed first flight. On Weekend Edition Sunday, Hal Cannon reports. See a Wright Brothers photo gallery.

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