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Dayton celebrates First Flight anniversary

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WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio—The National Aviation Heritage Alliance (NAHA) presented its third annual Mitchell Cary-Don Gum Memorial Aviation Scholarship on Wednesday, Dec. 17, at the Wright Brothers Memorial as part of the First Flight anniversary ceremony, marking 111 years of powered flight.
NAHA Chairman Frank Winslow announced the award, worth $1,500 in flight instructions, as Wright “B” […]

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Ohio bill would recognize Aviation Day

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COLUMBUS, Ohio—State Representative Rick Perales is working to have Ohio formally recognize August 19 as National Aviation Day. On Wednesday, Dec. 10—a week before the 111th anniversary of the Wright brothers’ first powered flights—Perales testified on behalf of House Bill 583 at its first hearing in the State and Local Government Commmittee.
Orville Wright, who invented […]

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Vectren Dayton Air Show books Thunderbirds

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Las Vegas, Nevada—The United States Air Force Thunderbirds will appear at the 2015 Vectren Dayton Air Show Presented by Kroger on June 20-21. Air show officials announced the agreement Tuesday, Dec. 9, at the International Council of Air Shows’ annual convention in Las Vegas.
Officials also announced a civilian jet team, the Breitling Jet Team from […]

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Dayton History to operate Hall of Fame center

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Dayton, Ohio—The National Aviation Hall of Fame on Monday, Dec. 8, announced an agreement to turn over daily operations of its Learning Center to Dayton History beginning January 1, 2015.
Located at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force, the 14,500-square-foot learning center features displays, flight simulators and interactive exhibits that honor its enshrinees.
The agreement […]

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Bremont launches Wright Flyer watch in Dayton

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Dayton, Ohio—Wright Brothers USA and Bremont Watch Company are holding their U.S. launch of Bremont’s limited edition Wright Flyer watch this week in Dayton, the birthplace of aviation.
Representatives of the Dayton-based Wright Brothers USA and Bremont, an English company, held a media event for the luxury watch on Wednesday, Nov. 19, in Hawthorn Hill, the […]

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National Museum of the U.S. Air Force to close missile gallery for construction

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Itching to visit the Missile and Space Gallery at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force? Better scratch it now: museum officials say it will be closed temporarily beginning Dec. 8, 2014 for approximately five months because of construction linking the gallery to the museum’s new fourth building.

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