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Wright flyer III

The Wright Flyer III was the world's first practical powered…

Santos-Dumont Demoiselle

Alberto Santos Dumont's delicate Demoiselle ("damselfly") monoplane was…

Curtiss Reims Racer

In August 1909 most of the adventurous pioneers then flying aeroplanes…

Blériot XI

French aviation pioneer Louis Bleriot's Type XI monoplane won…

Cody British army aeroplane No. I

The first powered aeroplane to fly in Britain was the brainchild…

Fabre Hydravion

Looking at aeroplanes from the pioneering era of flight, it…