Octave Chanute (February 18, 1832 – November 23, 1910) was a French-American civil engineer and aviation pioneer. He provided many budding enthusiasts, including the Wright brothers , with help and advice, and helped to publicize their flying experiments.
Jul 25, 2022 · Chanute, KS (66720) Today. Some clouds and possibly an isolated thunderstorm this afternoon. Gusty winds and small hail are possible. High 89F. Winds E at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 40%.. Tonight. Showers and thundershowers this evening will give way to steady rain overnight. Low 66F.
A National Historic Landmark, the Gary Aquatorium was rescued from demolition by the Chanute Aquatorium Society in 1991. The building honors Octave Chanute, the grandfather of flight, and the Tuskegee Airmen, the pioneers who spearheaded the integration of the armed forces.
Octave (-63 - 14), premier empereur romain sous le nom d'Auguste. Personnalités. Alexandre-Edmé Guillier dit Octave, acteur français du XIX e siècle ; Octave Mirbeau, écrivain français ; Octave Feuillet, écrivain français ; Octave Chanute, ingénieur américain ; Octave Aubry, historien, romancier et académicien.
Aircraft photo of 53-0412 / 30412 / BB-412 - Douglas JRB-66B Destroyer - USA - Air Force, taken by R.A.Scholefield at Rantoul - National Aviation Center / Frank Elliott Field (TIP) in Illinois, United States on 9 June 2006 at the Octave Chanute Aerospace Museum. Built as RB-66B recce aircraft. The 'J' prefix to its designation indicates a later use for test work on missile development before ...
Feb 23, 2018 · Gliders and Inventions . In May 1896, Samuel Langley flew an unmanned fixed-wing model aircraft powered by steam. In the mid of the same year, Octave Chanute, a Chicago engineer, gathered several men to test different types of gliders over the dunes along Lake Michigan's shores.
Alvin Swauger White (December 9, 1918 – April 29, 2006) was an American test pilot and mechanical engineer.He flew the maiden flights of both XB-70 Valkyrie aircraft, the first 2,000 mph (3,200 km/h) flight, and all subsequent Mach 3 exploration flights.