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Glenn Curtiss and the Wright Patent Battles

The AEA's first project

The AEA's first project

Credit - "(c) 2001 National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution (SI Neg. No. A-671)"

The Red Wing before its test flight.

The Red Wing before its test flight.

Credit - Library of Congress

The first powered aircraft built by the AEA.

The first powered aircraft built by the AEA.

Credit - "(c) 2001 National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution (SI Neg. No. 87-9042)"

The Red Wing

The Red Wing

Credit - "(c) 2001 National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution (SI Neg. No. 93-9128)"

The June Bug at Stony Brook Farm.

The June Bug at Stony Brook Farm.

Credit - Curtiss-Wright Corporation

The June Bug in flight.

The June Bug in flight.

Credit - Curtiss-Wright Corporation

McCurdy flew the AEA's Silver Dart in 1909.

McCurdy flew the AEA's Silver Dart in 1909.

Credit - "(c) 2001 National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution (Videodisc No. 1A-00279)"

The Curtiss Reims Racer

The Curtiss Reims Racer

Credit - Courtesy of Aerofiles

Curtiss won the Gordon Bennett Cup race

Curtiss won the Gordon Bennett Cup race

Credit - Avstop Magazine

   
 



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