Incident Wright Flyer None,
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Date:Thursday 17 December 1903
Type:Wright Flyer
Owner/operator:Orville and Wilbur Wright
Registration: None
MSN: 1
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 0
Aircraft damage: Substantial
Location:Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina -   United States of America
Phase: Standing
Departure airport:
Destination airport:
Confidence Rating: Information is only available from news, social media or unofficial sources
Following the fourth test flight of the day, the Wright Flyer was substantially damaged when a strong gust of wind overturned the aircraft, casing it to roll repeatedly across the ground. While the aircraft was subsequently repaired, it never flew again.


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