Wilbur Wright

7:56 pm
Tue March 24, 2015

Legislature Insists On Wright Brothers Primacy In Flight

Wilbur and Orville Wright
Credit Ohio Historical Society

Supporters of Dayton's Wright Brothers are applauding an Ohio resolution defending the famous aviators' place in history as the first in flight. 

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6:39 am
Tue March 17, 2015

Ohio Resolution Challenges Connecticut's Claim Of First In Flight

The Wright Brothers
Credit wikipedia

A resolution moving through the Statehouse challenges Connecticut's insistence that one of its aviators beat the Wright brothers of Dayton to the first successful airplane flight by two years.

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6:47 am
Fri October 25, 2013

Ohio, North Carolina Fighting Connecticut Over "First In Flight"

Ohio and North Carolina both claim the designation "First in Flight".

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7:57 am
Thu June 27, 2013

Connecticut Says Wright Brothers Were Not First In Flight

Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy has signed into law a measure officially declaring a german-born aviator and Bridgeport resident as the first man to fly.

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11:57 am
Tue May 28, 2013

Wright Brothers Sketches On Auction Block

A collection of sketches by the Wright Brothers is being sold in an online auction.

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