AVIATION The dramas of the air Orville Wright and the American lieutenant Selfridge fall with the airplane from thirty meters of height . Due to a sudden failure of the propeller on September 17 the apparatus on which the two flight pioneers carried out experiments for the US Signal Corps precipitates. Wright 19 August 1871 30 January 1948 reports serious injuries and a broken leg while his most unfortunate flight companion dies in the tragic accident Lieutenant Thomas E. Selfridge 8 February 1882 17 September 1908 is the first victim in the history of motor aviation. Drawing by Achille Beltrame 19 March 1871 19 February 1945 for the IV cover of La Domenica del Corriere . Milan 27 September 4 October 1908

Nord America Stati Uniti d'America

title: WRIGHT AND SELFRIDGE PRECIPITATE IN FLIGHT - CORRIERE SUNDAY 1908

subject date: 2005-07-13

caption: AVIATION "The dramas of the air: Orville Wright and the American lieutenant Selfridge fall with the airplane from thirty meters of height". Due to a sudden failure of the propeller, on September 17 the apparatus on which the two flight pioneers carried out experiments for the US Signal Corps precipitates. Wright (19 August 1871 - 30 January 1948) reports serious injuries and a broken leg, while his most unfortunate flight companion dies in the tragic accident: Lieutenant Thomas E. Selfridge (8 February 1882 - 17 September 1908) is the first victim in the history of motor aviation. Drawing by Achille Beltrame (19 March 1871 - 19 February 1945) for the IV cover of "La Domenica del Corriere". Milan, 27 September - 4 October 1908

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