Kitty HawkKit·ty Hawk
village on the Outer Banks of N.C., near where the first controlled & sustained airplane flight was made by Orville & Wilbur Wright in 1903
Origin of Kitty Hawkfrom uncertain or unknown; perhaps Algonquian language
A town of northeast North Carolina on the Outer Banks north of Nags Head. Nearby is Kill Devil Hill, the site of the Wright brothers' first two successful flights (December 17, 1903).