Who is the father of aviation India and international?

Jehangir Ratanji Dadabhoy (JRD) Tata’s life was a convergence of influences and interests. Born in 1904 in Paris, to a French mother and Indian father, he successfully straddled two cultures, eventually receiving both the French Legion of Honor and India’s highest civilian award, the Bharat Ratna.

Who is known as father of aviation?

Sir George Cayley is the man described by aviation experts as the father of aeronautics. He designed his first aircraft in 1799, and by the middle of the 19th Century, he was building and flying gliders. He paved the way for the Wright Brothers and all the aviators who followed.

Who is the father of Indian aeronautics?

On 10 February 1929, Tata obtained the first pilot license issued in India. He later came to be known as the father of Indian civil aviation. He founded India’s first commercial airline, Tata Airlines in 1932, which became Air India in 1946, now India’s national airline.

Who started aviation?

Orville (1871–1948) and Wilbur (1867–1912) Wright are widely known as the pioneers of aviation. The brothers spent more than two years testing the aerodynamics of gliders, leading to the direct creation of Flyer 1.

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