AIAA Wright Flyer News Stories

Replicas reveal secrets of flight, 19 Oct, 2003
Antelope Valley Press
Don Haley

LA County Fair Opens, 12 Sept, 2003
NBC4 News

History Of Flight Websites, 22 July, 2003
NY1 News

FAA defines how to fly Wright, 14 July, 2003
St. Petersburg Times

Flying Start, Cloud Cover Doesn't Hamper Air Show Kickoff , 21 June, 2003
L.A. Daily News

Centennial of Flight Celebration Comes to Aviation Expo 2003 , 21 June, 2003
Press Release

Air Expo to Celebrate Wright Brother's Flight , 20 June, 2003
LA Times free registration required

Van Nuys Airport Marks 75th with Annual Aviation Expo , 19 June, 2003
L.A. Daily News

Van Nuys Airport's Aviation Expo 2003 Celebrates the Centennial of Flight , 29 May, 2003
Press Release

Festival of Flight 2003 Engages Top Flight Exhibits Depicting Aviation's Past, Present and Future , 16 May, 2003
Press Release

Wrights fly again, via computer , 11 May, 2003
The News-Gazette (Champaign, IL)

AIAA Wright Flyer Project , 28 Mar, 2003
Internet Scout Project

Teens get sneak peek of historic replica , 28 Feb, 2003
By Victor Thompson, Florida Today

NHK Documentary on the Wright Brothers , 6 Feb, 2003
NHK Television Studios
    English translation

First Flight , 9 Jan, 2003
Palos Verdes Peninsula News

Centennial of Flight Kickoff Celebrations , 17 Dec, 2002
U.S. Centennial of Flight Commission, broadcast on C-SPAN

2002 Yearend: Toward a Century of Flight , 17 Dec, 2002
Tobin Beck, UPI

Aviation Still Baffled by Wright Brothers' Success , 17 Dec, 2002
Bob Burgdorfer, Reuters

Space Congress has Wright Stuff , 15 Oct, 2002
Lucas Wall, Houston Chronicle

Recreating History the Wright Way , 4 Oct, 2002
Austin Weber, Assembly Magazine

Replica of 1903 Wright Brothers plane embarks on centennial tour , 28 Sept, 2002
AP Wire,

Historic Wright Replica Launches National Tour, 4 Sept, 2002
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Press Release

Celberating the Evolution of Flight, Aug, 2002
American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Media Kit

Moderne replica moet originele Flyer van gebroeders Wright overtreffen, 17 July, 2002
Dutch Magazine "Terdege"
An English Summary is available here.

Re-Building the Wright Flyer, Februrary 18, 2002
Slashdot Web Bulletin Board

Rebirth of Innocence: First Flight Revisited, Februrary 21, 2002 (link removed)
AVWeb News Wire

A New Race To Be First In Flight, Februrary 17, 2002 (link removed)
By Michael E. Ruane, The Washington Post

Wright Flyer Replica May Test Wings at NASA Dryden Flight Research Center, December 17, 2001
NASA Dryden Flight Research Center Press Release

Lessons from Kitty Hawk, December 17, 2001

"Flight Centennial Activities Revving Up for 2003", July 23rd, 2001
By Stanley W. Kandebo, Aviation Week and Space Technology

"Wright Flyer a handful for today's pilots", July 4th, 2001
By Andrew Bridges, AP Science Writer

"The Wright Stuff", June 4th, 2001
Los Angeles Business Journal

"Wright Replica Undergoes Tests", March 15th, 1999
Aviation Week and Space Technology, p. 48
Available to subscribers at Aviation Week Online, search on "Wright Replica"

Het vliegtuig , 3 Oct, 2000
Reformatorisch Dagblad

"NASA Begins Testing Replica of Historic 1903 Wright Flyer", 3 March, 1999
Air Force News

"How did Wilbur and Orville do it?", March 4th, 1999
CNN Sci-Tech

"NASA Begins Testing Replica of Historic 1903 Wright Flyer", March 3th, 1999

"The Wright Stuff", October 5th, 1998
Science World

"New Scientist: Feedback, May 30th, 1998 (link removed)

"Wind tunnel to become time tunnel with test of Wright plane", May 16th, 1998
CNN Sci-Tech - article removed

"Wright Flyer Arrives Tuesday", April, 1998
NASA Ames Research Center Press Release - article removed

"Replica of historic 1903 Wright Flyer to be displayed", April, 1998
NASA Ames Research Center Press Release - article removed

"NASA Web site highlights Wright Flyer replica safety studies", April, 1998
NASA Ames Research Center Press Release - article removed

"Doing It Wright", Februry 1, 1998
Los Angeles Times, Orange County Late Edition.

"Engineers Strut the Wright Stuff", December, 1997

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