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					           Flight!
From the Wright Brothers and Beyond
December 17, 1903
1908 –the Wrights
1909
1910
1911 – first US airmail
1914-1918 World War I
                       1919
   Altitude record of 31,000+ feet
   First commercial flights in Europe and North
    America
   First trans-Atlantic flight (by two men)
   Barnstorming begins
1921
Billy Mitchell
1927 – Charles Lindbergh
1939-1945 World War II
Modern carriers




 USS George H. W. Bush
Messerschmitt ME 262
X-1 Glamorous Glennis




        761 mph
Oct. 4, 1957 & Jan. 1, 1958
July 17, 1969
July 20, 1969
Ohio has just a bit of flight history
8 passengers

				
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