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Welcome Our New Officers and Board Members!

The First Flight Society would like to announce our new Executive Committee: President-Mike Fonseca 1st Vice President-Dr Charles Davidson 2nd Vice President-Lisa Ellstrom Treasurer-H Taylor [...]

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Welcome to First Flight Society

Our website will give you lots of information not only about the origins of aviation, but also about major aviation milestones and events of today. You will find out what the First Flight Society accomplishes, how to join the Society, and how to contact us.

Return to the Outer Banks every December 17th to celebrate the “12 seconds that changed the world” and meet fellow enthusiasts.

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December 17th Celebration Itinerary

WELCOME TO THE 116TH ANNIVERSARY OF POWERED FLIGHT Celebrating The Legacy of Orville and Wilbur Wright Honoring The 70th Anniversary of the World War II Berlin Airlift June 1948 – September 1949 December 17, 2019 [...]