The Bergdoll Flyer: 1911 Wright Model B

Philadelphia’s Franklin Institute has displayed a rare 1911 Wright Model B for almost 80 years. One of the most iconic photographs of all time captures the Wright brothers on a windswept beach in North  Carolina, with Orville at the controls of the Wright Flyer, making the world’s first powered, controlled airplane flight. But the plane … Continue reading The Bergdoll Flyer: 1911 Wright Model B