Fly Wright way at Visvesvaraya museum

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Photo of woman flying Wright Flyer simulator

Wright Brothers’ Flyer Simulator will be inaugurated at the Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum in Bangalore on Saturday.— Photo: Sampath Kumar G.P.

[Bangalore, India—] On December 17, 1903, at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina… Orville Wright became the pilot of the first powered, heavier-than-air machine to achieve controlled, sustained flight.

Bengalurians will be able to relive that moment in history, at Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum (VITM) from February 7. As a part of their ongoing Golden Jubilee celebrations, Wright Brothers’ Flyer Simulator has been installed. Now, interested visitors to the museum can pay a fee of Rs. 50 to experience what Orville Wright experienced long ago.

Read the story in The Hindu.