Wilbur Wright Legislature Insists On Wright Brothers Primacy In Flight By Associated Press & Alison Holm • Mar 24, 2015 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. Ohio Resolution Challenges Connecticut's Claim Of First In Flight By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Mar 17, 2015 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. Ohio, North Carolina Fighting Connecticut Over "First In Flight" By Jim Letizia & Ohio Public Radio • Oct 25, 2013 Ohio and North Carolina both claim the designation "First in Flight". Connecticut Says Wright Brothers Were Not First In Flight By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Jun 27, 2013 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. Wright Brothers Sketches On Auction Block By Jim Letizia • May 28, 2013 A collection of sketches by the Wright Brothers is being sold in an online auction.