Connecticut Honors Aviator Reputed To Fly Before WrightsAn aviator who Bridgeport officials say beat the Wright brothers in being the first in flight by two years has been honored.
Connecticut Lawmakers Join Fight Over Who Was First To FlyConnecticut's leading role in aviation has never been disputed, but legislators have passed a bill insisting that a Connecticut aviator flew two years before the Wright brothers at Kitty Hawk, N.C.

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