A Greek legend states that, Pegasus a winged horse was captured by Bellerophon the valiant, who was son of the king of Corinth. Another historic Greek legend states that Daedalus was an engineer who was imprisoned by King Minos. It is believed that he alongside with his son Icarus made wings out of wax and feathers. While they have been flying from Crete to Naples, Daedalus successfully reached his vacation spot, whereas Icarus flew too near the sun that the wax on his wings melted and he fell lifeless into the ocean. Another Persian legend states that King Kaj Kaoos hooked up eagles to his throne to fly round his kingdom. Also from one other legend we see that Alexander the Great reined 4 legendary animals that had wings, to a basket and flew round his kingdom. These are simply myths and legends of flight.
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