OSU aerospace students evaluate wind effects on proposed Wright Flyer monument

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Dayton, OH – Engineering students at The Ohio State University have completed a “capstone project” to analyze aerodynamic forces that would be faced by […]

National Park Service official tours Wright Company factory

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Tuesday, April 30, 2013
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DAYTON, Ohio—A National Park Service official toured the Wright Company factory site Tuesday, April 30, the highest-ranking park service official so far to tour the place where America’s aerospace industry was born.
Patty Trap, deputy regional director for the park service’s […]

New Ohio license plates give Ohioans a chance to show aerospace pride and support aviation heritage

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Monday, April 15, 2013
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DAYTON, Ohio—As Ohio rolls out its latest license plate design, the National Aviation Heritage Alliance (NAHA) is urging motorists to show […]

Statement: Jane’s revision of first flight history rejects scholarly research for enthusiast’s claims

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March 20, 2013
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DAYTON, Ohio—The National Aviation Heritage Alliance is disappointed that a prestigious aeronautical journal has chosen to ignore years of scholarly research and embrace the claims of an individual who asserts the Wright brothers did not make the first successful powered flights […]

Media advisory

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MARCH 19, 2013
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Tom D. Crouch, Ph.D., senior curator of aeronautics at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D.C., will be available in Dayton to interested news media on Wednesday, March 20, to discuss international news […]

Xenia teen first winner of new flight scholarship

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Monday, December 17, 2012
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DAYTON, Ohio—A 16-year-old Xenia youth is the first winner of the National Aviation Heritage Area’s new flight scholarship.
William Daniel (Will) Everett, the son of Dan and Amy Everett of Xenia, received the Mitchell Cary-Don Gum […]

Media advisory: Flight Scholarship Presentation

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Dec. 14, 2012
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The National Aviation Heritage Area will announce the winner of its first Mitchell Cary-Don Gum Memorial Aviation Scholarship on Monday, Dec. 17, immediately after the First Flight Anniversary wreath-laying ceremony at the Wright […]

Wright brothers factory site in new hands

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Friday, Dec. 7, 2012
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DAYTON, Ohio—Home Avenue Redevelopment LLC today took title to a former automotive manufacturing site that includes the historic Wright Company factory buildings.
The acquisition puts the company in position to redevelop the former Delphi Home Avenue plant for commercial use while […]

NASA show reflects Ohio tech, heritage

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Friday, November 30, 2012
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CLEVELAND, Ohio—Aerospace technologists and enthusiasts got a glimpse of Ohio-made NASA space technology in Cleveland this week—as well as its roots in Dayton’s aviation heritage.
NASA Glenn Research Center ‘s three-day NASA Technology Days wraps up Friday, Nov. 30, at the […]

Wright monument plan draws NASA’s attention

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Thursday, November 29, 2012
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Iconic Wright monument plan draws NASA’s attention
CLEVELAND, Ohio—A Dayton group’s plans to build a soaring monument of a Wright Flyer drew the aerospace industry’s attention Wednesday at a NASA technology […]

Media Advisory: Wright Flyer monument in Cleveland

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November 27, 2012
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The Wright Image Group will display a model of its proposed Wright Flyer monument at a reception for the aerospace industry at NASA Technology Days in Cleveland Wednesday evening, Nov. 28. The reception will highlight the […]