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12:29 pm
Fri November 2, 2012

Wright Flyer Crash Blamed On Poor Welds

The National Transportation Safety Board says shoddy welding on propeller shafts is to blame for the fatal crash of a Wright Flyer replica last year.

Investigators say welds on the shafts were not complete, and likely led to the engine and handling failure that caused the plane crash in a Clark County field, killing both pilots.