Wright Brothers On today's date 100 years ago, Orville and Wilbur Wright accomplished the first powered and controlled flight. NPR's Noah Adams, author of a 'The Flyers: In Search of Wilbur and Orville Wright,' talks about the inventors and reads a short excerpt from his book.
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Wright Brothers

Wright Brothers

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On today's date 100 years ago, Orville and Wilbur Wright accomplished the first powered and controlled flight. NPR's Noah Adams, author of a 'The Flyers: In Search of Wilbur and Orville Wright,' talks about the inventors and reads a short excerpt from his book.