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Ohio lawmaker defends Wright history on Aviation Day

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DAYTON, Ohio—State Rep. Rick Perales (R-Beavercreek) on Friday, Aug. 18, presented the National Aviation Heritage Alliance (NAHA) with framed copies of state resolutions honoring National Aviation Day on Aug. 19 and repudiating  Connecticut’s claim that Gustave Whitehead flew a powered airplane two years before the Wright brothers.
America has recognized Aug. 19, the date Orville Wright […]

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NAHA’s aviation heritage at AirVenture

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DAYTON, Ohio—Elements of the National Aviation Heritage Area will be on display next week at AirVenture, the world’s biggest fly-in at Oshkosh, Wis.
Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, the Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park and the Champaign Aviation Museum will celebrate the heritage area’s rich aviation history in the air and on the ground at the […]

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Bicycles back in Wright brothers’ neighborhood

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DAYTON, Ohio—Bicycles with the famous Wright brand are being made again in the neighborhood where Wilbur and Orville invented the airplane more than a century ago.
The Wright Brothers USA, LLC, a company that licenses and markets The Wright Brothers® trademark worldwide, has relocated its business from downtown Dayton to 1105 W. Third St. The storefront […]

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Who flew first? Brazilian author, network seek proof in Dayton

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For immediate release
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
Timothy R. Gaffney
Director of Communications
National Aviation Heritage Alliance
(937) 219-8277 (mobile)
Who flew first? A Brazilian author is bringing a TV network to Dayton to debunk the myth that Alberto Santos-Dumont flew before the Wright brothers.
Leandro Narloch, author of Guia Politicamente Incorreto Da Historia Do Brasil (“Politically Incorrect Guide To The […]

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Big Read spotlights The Wright Brothers

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DAYTON, Ohio—The Miami Valley’s 2017 Big Read program officially kicks off in March with David McCullough’s The Wright Brothers as the selected book.
The New York Times’ best-selling book about the brothers Wilbur andOrville and their family will be the subject of book discussions and programs taking place at many area libraries, schools and other venues during the Big Read […]

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Mason girl wins NAHA aviation scholarship

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For immediate release
February 14, 2017
Timothy R. Gaffney
Director of Communications
(937) 475-7627 (mobile)
Editors: print quality photos are available for 1 week in this Drop Box folder.
Mason girl wins NAHA’s aviation scholarship
DAYTON, Ohio—A 15-year-old Mason High School student is the youngest person and first female to win the annual Mitchell Cary-Don Gum Memorial Aviation Scholarship.
The National Aviation Heritage Alliance […]

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