Posts tagged ‘flying’

Airline passenger facts and the Steven Slater effect

Major airlines are required by law to employ flight attendants for the safety and security of their passengers. Passenger safety is the […]

08/11/2010. Category: famous. Tags: , ,

Were the Wright Brothers the first to fly?

Wilbur and Orville Wright weren’t just lucky to make the first flight. They played with flying paper models in their youth, and […]

02/08/2010. Category: vehicles. Tags: , , ,

First to fly around the world

In 1924, four Douglas World Cruisers and eight American crewmen set out from Seattle, Washington, to attempt the first around-the-world airplane flight. […]

02/04/2010. Category: vehicles. Tags: , ,