The Wright Stuff

Collection Name: Drachen Foundation Collection
Artist or Author: Wesley Smith
Creation Year: 1990
Width: 8.5 inches
Height: 11 inches
Summary: This is a very detailed report on the Wright Brothers work with gliders. It is the author's intent to present a thorough and coherent study of Wright Aircraft beginning with the 1899 Wright kite. Wright Kite of 1899 Wright Glider of 1900 WWI Aero, the Journal of Early Aeroplane No. 128 May 1990 Page 4 to 19 The follow up to this article is featured in WWI Aero No. 133, August 1991 It is written about the kites and the building of the Wright brothers 1899 kite by Nick D'Alto. page 3 and 4
Type: Article
Geographic: United States
Kite Type: Box\Cellular
Materials: Dowel, Cotton
Significance: Historical
Images (click to open in viewer):
WWI Aero, first part of the Wright Brothers Kite Article WWI Aero, second part of the Wright Brothers Kite Article