Orville and Wilbur Wright http://wvxu.org en The Wright Brothers' aviation business detailed in new book http://wvxu.org/post/wright-brothers-aviation-business-detailed-new-book <p><strong>Edward Roach</strong> is a historian at the <a href="http://www.nps.gov/daav/index.htm"><strong>Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park</strong></a> and author of <a href="http://www.amazon.com/The-Wright-Company-Invention-Industry/dp/0821420518/ref=sr_1_2?tag=wvxuorg-20&amp;ie=UTF8&amp;qid=1392236899&amp;sr=8-2&amp;keywords=edward+wright"><strong>The Wright Company: From Invention to Industry</strong></a>, which details Orville and Wilbur’s business side of building and selling airplanes. The author talks with our Lloyd Bryant about the post-Kitty Hawk business world of the Wright Brothers.</p><p> Fri, 21 Feb 2014 05:00:30 +0000 Lloyd Bryant 23286 at http://wvxu.org The Wright Brothers' aviation business detailed in new book Wright Brothers Monument aiming high http://wvxu.org/post/wright-brothers-monument-aiming-high <p>Seattle has the Space Needle, St. Louis has the Arch, and a group of aviation enthusiasts say Dayton needs a giant replica of the Wright Flyer soaring atop a 250-foot-tall pedestal at the I-70/75 interchange.</p><p>Aviation enthusiasts say the <a href="http://wrightmonument.org/" target="_blank">Wright Flyer monument</a> will be 25-stories-tall. That's three times bigger than the original Orville and Wilbur Wright flew 109 years ago.</p> Thu, 27 Dec 2012 20:49:22 +0000 Tana Weingartner 7119 at http://wvxu.org Wright Brothers Monument aiming high