See the image behind the journey. Videos.

Kitty Hawk

Documentary

Machines of the

Wright Brothers

Movies

of Flight

Expert

Commentaries

Letters from

Kitty Hawk

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Kitty Hawk Documentary

 

Considered by many to be the best documentary about the invention of the airplane. Watch the feature-length version or 52-minute version.

Kitty Hawk documentary

feature length

approx. 115 minutes

Kitty Hawk documentary

52-minute version

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Machines of the Wright Brothers

 

The Brothers built eight key machines on their journey to invent the airplane. Watch their genius in process with Wright airplane expert Nick Engler.

 

1. The 1899 Kite

 

 

 

 

 

 

2. The 1900 Glider

 

 

 

 

 

 

3. The 1901 Glider

 

 

 

 

 

 

4. The 1901 Wind

Tunnel, Balances,

and Airfoils

 

 

 

 

5. The 1902 Glider

 

 

 

 

 

 

6. The 1903 Propellers

and Engine

 

 

 

 

 

7. The 1903 Flyer

 

 

 

 

 

 

8. The 1905 Flyer III

 

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Movies of Flight

 

Today's Test Pilots Attempt to Fly Replica 1902 Wright Glider

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Early Motion Pictures of the Wright Brothers in Flight

 

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Expert Commentaries

Nick Engler on building replica Wright airplanes.

 

Nick Engler tells witness description of 1905 flight.

 

James Tobin talks about the brothers' personalities.

 

Fred Howard talks of the role of photography for Wrights.

 

Leonard Bruno talks about "provocative" Wright letters.

 

Leonard Bruno describes the Wrights' character.

 

Leonard Bruno describes Wilbur Wright.

 

Leonard Bruno describes Orville's stage fright.

Leonard Bruno describes "intimate" Wright letters.

 

Stephen Kirk on Orville's reaction to airplanes in war.

 

Gary Bradshaw talks about early airplane experimenters.

 

Ann Honious talks about the private side of the brothers.

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Letters from Kitty Hawk

 

 

Letters From Kitty Hawk by acclaimed author Fred Howard.