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Annual running of the Wright Brothers engine on Dec. 17, 2021

Each year the San Diego Air & Space Museum runs an exact replica of the engine the Wright Brothers used for the first powered flight on Dec. 17, 1903.

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Wright Brothers Engine Replica to be run in front of San Diego Air & Space Museum at 10 a.m. on Dec. 17, Anniversary of First Powered Flight in Human History

The demonstration of the running engine is the Museum’s way of commemorating the first powered flight in human history on Dec. 17, 1903. The original engine was designed and built for the Wright Brothers by Charles E. Taylor.

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