There are numerous airports nearby, but the closest with schedule flights is an inconvienent 3 hours away (Pitt-Greenville). Not True! The Norfolk International Airport is only 1 hour and 30 minutes away. It is right off the highway and an easy drive to the Outer Banks and Kiity Hawk. You can alos check flights into Newport News. That drive would be about 1 hour and 45 minutes.
Private pilots will want to make a visit to First Flight airport (ICAO: KFFA), just southwest of the Wright Memorial. OR Manteo Airport in Manteo, NC. There are Charter flights from Norfolk (ORF).
Wright Brothers National Memorial, 1401 National Park Drive, Manteo, NC 27954; +1-252-441-7430. . Dedicated to the first successful powered, heavier-than-air flight.
Surfing, Kayaking, Windsurfing, Kiteboarding, Parasailing, you name it. Try Hang gliding in Kitty Hawk, where the Wright Brothers first managed to fly.
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