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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 224420
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Type:Wright glider
Registration: -
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:Kitty Hawk, NC -   United States of America
Departure airport:Kill Devil Hills, Kitty Hawk, NC
Destination airport:Kill Devil Hills, Kitty Hawk, NC
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Orville Wright survived the crash of a Wright glider (3rd design). The glider flights were performed in order to enhance their design before it could be used as a powered aircraft.


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27-Apr-2019 18:31 harro Added

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