Flyer-model

 

 

A 1:6 Scale Model of Flyer I°.

 

The Flyer I was the first successful heavier-than-air powered aircraft. It was designed and built by the Wright brothers. They flew it four times on December 17, 1903, near Kill Devil Hills, about four miles south of Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, USA.

Modeler: Matteo Mazzero.

Scale Model: 1:16.
Materials: Balsa wood, canvas shrinkable.

Context: Diplom Thesis. Title: “The art of flight”. M. Fanoli high school, Cittadella, IT.
Year: 2006