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The Wright 1911 Model B Flyer in Flight
Video Segment 1: Great Strides (1.0M)

The 1911 Model B Flyer is positioned beside a larger airplane. The rapid evolution of aircraft technology is crystal clear. The large airplane is a U.S. mail service plane for the City of Saint Louis. Clearly, in just over twenty years, the condition of air travel had made great strides forward. There are some close-up views of the Flyer, but the main theme of this segment is the comparison between the two aircraft.


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