In honor of Louis Blériot
      




Articles tagged with: Hubert Latham

Centenary of his flight across the English Channel

[caption id="attachment_101" align="alignleft" width="150" caption="louis bleriot 1909"][/caption] 1909 was a time where the aircraft was still in diapers. Have spent a few years shy but momentous flight originating in the global aviation, led by the American brothers Orville and Wilbur Wright on December 17, 1903 at Kitty Hawk beach, and enthusiasts of the conquest of the sky with airplanes propelled by motors struggle to go back ever further away. Existing aircraft then have nothing to do with their successors. Machines are usually produced by its own pilots, just light frames, coated fabric, fitted with engines of very low power, lo.......................... READ FULL ARTICLE