Near Kitty Hawk in Dare County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
Erected 2011 by the National Soaring Museum, the Foundation for Free Flight, the United States Hang Gliding and Paragliding Association, and The Rogallo Foundation.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Air & Space • Sports. A significant historical year for this entry is 1900.
Location. 35° 57.831′ N, 75° 37.913′ W. Marker is near Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, in Dare County. Marker can be reached from Carolista Drive, 0.3 miles west of South Croatan Highway (U.S. 158). Located at Kitty Hawk Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 302 Carolista Dr, Nags Head NC 27959, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Wreck of the U.S.S. Huron (approx. 0.9 miles away); Dare County's Tribute to Veterans (approx. 3.7 miles away); Among Friends (approx. 3.9 miles away); The Conquest of the Air (approx. 3.9 miles away); A hospitable people... (approx. 3.9 miles away); 12 Seconds that Changed the World (approx. 3.9 miles away); Windmills on Roanoke Island (approx. 3.9 miles away); Freedmen's Colony (approx. 4 miles away).
Also see . . . Kitty Hawk Kites Hang Gliding School. (Submitted on September 13, 2020.)
Credits. This page was last revised on September 18, 2020. It was originally submitted on September 13, 2020, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. This page has been viewed 241 times since then and 88 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on September 13, 2020, by Craig Baker of Sylmar, California. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.