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115th Anniversary of First Flight Ceremony

Every year on December 17th, the anniversary of the Wright Brothers First Flight, relatives of Wilbur and Orville, Wright Patterson AFB, the National Park Service, local media as well as aviation enthusiast gather at Dayton’s Wright Brothers Memorial to commemorate the historic event. In this 2018 ceremony, the Miami Valley enjoyed brisk, blue skies as a 445th Airlift Wing C-17 banks overhead in tribute to Dayton’s famous sons.
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During the ceremony honoring the Wright Brothers first flight, the participants gaze upwards as a 445th Airlift Wing C-17 from Wright-Patterson AFB banks over head in the blue skies over the Wright Br