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Wright Airplane
Wright Airplane
A Wright Airplane is seen above flying over Parkersburg, West Virginia—a beautiful Ohio River city with sites worth seeing.  On December 17th 1903, Wilbur and Orville Wright made the modern world’s first power-driven airplane flights in a 12 horse-power biplane at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina.  One flight lasted 14 seconds and another 58 seconds.  In 1905, they flew 38 minutes and covered in one flight a distance of 25 miles without landing.