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

category: HIS

city: Nord America

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country: Stati Uniti d'America

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place: Nord America

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object name: 41900

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continent: Nord America

image century : XX

image epoch: vuoto

subject century: XX

subject epoch: vuoto

technique: Illustrazione

id: 15633

file name: FSNgilardi_41900.jpg

keywords

aviationLa Domenica del CorrierepioneersflightAchille BeltrameA. BeltrameOrville WrightWright O.accidentplaneThomas Etholen SelfridgeThomas E. SelfridgeSelfridge TEfallfallprecipitatemechanical failurefatal accidentaviation historyvictimpilottestbreakdownAeronautics DivisionUS Army Signal Corps

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