WebDevelopersNotes logo

home-icon Home / Events on 8 August / Wright Brothers first public flight

Wright Brothers first public flight

Wright Brothers first public flight

8 August, 1908

The Wright Brothers make their first public flight on 8th August 1908 at a racecourse in Le Mans, France. They had made their first flight on 17th December 1903 and had subsequently patented their flying machine in 1906.

Your comments
Star icon IMPORTANT Have a question / problem? Click here to ask an expert.

Sponsored Links

Tips

How do I view a deleted web page?
Is there a way to view a deleted web page - one that is no longer available? Yes there is and the solution is quite simple. [more...]

Fact

In 1986, a 75 cent accounting error at University of California, Berkeley, lead network manager Clifford Stoll to discover hackers at work. Five German hackers were arrested after a year. [more...]