Accident Wright glider None, Tuesday 23 September 1902
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Date:Tuesday 23 September 1902
Type:Wright glider
Owner/operator:The wright brothers
Registration: None
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Destroyed
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 the 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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