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THE WRIGHT BROTHERS
Centennial of Flight
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Orville and Wilbur Wright
"Testing the Wright Flyer gives us a chance to relive history,"
said Craig Hange, Ames' wind tunnel test engineer. "By understanding the flying characteristics of the Wright Flyer, we gain a better
understanding of the Wright brothers' science and engineering skills, as well as an appreciation of the process that led to the development of the airplanes we fly today."
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