Aircraft Design and Buidling History

Once crude airplanes were built engineers turned to solving the problems they discovered. They wanted the planes to be faster, more stable, use less fuel, go farther and be comfortable for passengers.

The innovations that led to these discoveries happened because of a few people who had the right ideas at the right time. Wright Brothers at Kitty Hawk, Trimotor, Jets, spirit of St. Louis, B1 Bomber, supersonic, Eastman Jacobs wind tunnel, Richard Witcomb, James Osborne of Boeing, Clarence L johnson

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