Countdown to Kitty Hawk

We look back on the Centennial of powered flight and the 12 months in 1903 leading up to the Wrights' crowning achievement.

January 2003 : Lilienthal... and the Mysterious Book February 2003 : Birds... and the Twisted Box March 2003 : A Place Called Kitty Hawk April 2003 : Fall 1900... The First Flights May 2003 : Mosquitoes... and Disappointment June 2003 : Light at the end of the Tunnel July 2003 : The Mouse and the Cornbread August 2003 : The Little Engine That Would September 2003 : The Whopper Flying Machine October 2003 : Gloom & Confidence November 2003 : Wilbur Wins but Loses December 2003 : The Moment the Dream Came True