12 Famous And Not So Famous Inventions From North Carolina

And Facts About Them

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1. The first motorized airplane

Most Americans know that Wilbur and Orville Wright made the first controlled flight of a motor-powered airplane near Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, in 1903. They were from Ohio but chose Kitty Hawk because of the preferred flying conditions. There is a Wright Brothers National…

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Ellen Baker

Ellen Baker

Writing to help me navigate this unexpected life after “retirement”. Love to read others’ stories too.