The First in Flight site documents news articles prior to the 1903 Wright Brothers flight. The data from this site has been borrowed from the historian John Brown.

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In March of 2013 was the date when the news was released nationally, that the highest aviation authority determined that Gustave Whithead's motorized flight was priop to the Wright Brothers.