THE KNOWLEDGE MEDIA INSTITUTE

History of Flight

Key events

Flights of fancy

Models

Aerodynamics

How planes fly

Historical development

Aero-engines

Flyers

Cayley

Lilienthal

Phillips

The Wright Brothers

Santos-Dumont

Cody

Links

About FirstFlight

Model aeroplanes have often played a significant part in the development of aeronautical knowledge, from the early models made by Sir George Cayley...


...to current attempts to build new forms of powered wings.

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