Kitty Hawk Kites is your adventure center. With locations from Maine to Florida and over 25 adventures available, we make it our mission to teach the world to fly. Let us introduce you to hang gliding, kiteboarding, surfing, kayaking, paddleboarding, parasailing, and more. Enjoy the great outdoors and share it with your loved ones. Now, find the adventure that excites you.
Francis Rogallo was born on January 27th, 1912. The NASA aeronautical engineer is widely known as the father of modern hang gliding. He eventually celebrated 97 birthdays, but one in particular stands out, in 1974.