August 18th in German History: Karl Jatho Claims to have flown For the First Time

While the Wright Brothers are generally thought to have the first powered heavier-than-air flight, there are several other claimants to that achievement. One such man was Karl Jatho, a German inventor. He claimed to have made a powered flight on August 18th of 1903. Jatho was born on February 3rd, 1873, and had a careerContinue reading “August 18th in German History: Karl Jatho Claims to have flown For the First Time”