— Ben Ward (@benward) January 31, 2013
It differs from other frameworks because it doesn’t dictate the approach developers must take to providing data to the application.
“It’s agnostic to how requests are routed, which templating language you use or even if you render your HTML on the client or the server. While some web frameworks encourage developers to arrange their code around a prescribed model layer, Flight is organized around the existing DOM model with functionality mapped directly to DOM nodes.”
Flight is the latest of several projects Twitter has put up on the shared Github code repository and versioning system.