Tag Archives: Jacques-Étienne Montgolfier

Dans l’air

June 4, 1783 was an important date in aviation history. This was the first public flight of a hot air balloon by the Montgolfier brothers, Jacques-Étienne and Joseph Michel, in Annonay, France. The brothers were from a family of 16 … Continue reading

Posted in History, People | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment