Celebrate the Centennial of Flight!
Check out The Franklin Air Show, an exciting, permanent exhibit
at The Franklin Institute Science Museum.
- In-Flight Film
- Film Footage Online - See the Bergdoll 1911 Model B Flyer in flight!
- Historical Artifacts
- Wright Aeronautical Engineering Collection - Two- and three-dimensional objects related to the Wright Brothers.
- 1911 Model B Flyer - Wright Model B, Number 39, originally owned by Grover Cleveland Bergdoll.
- Educational Resources
- 2003 Flight Forecast - K-12 students submitted their forecasts for the Centennial of Flight.
- First Flight - The story, told using original artifacts.
- Wright Again - Follow along as we recreate the development of the 1903 Flyer.
- Related Links
- U.S. Centennial of Flight Commission
- Special Event
- Make your own Magnus Flyer, a popular activity from the Wright Flight Festivals!
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