Media advisory: Details for joint Ohio-NC news conference Oct. 24

In NAHA News Release /

PO Box 414, Wright Brothers StationDayton, OH 45409

Phone: (937) 443.0165

October 21, 2013

In Ohio:
Timothy R. Gaffney, Director of Communications, NAHA (937) 219-8277

In North Carolina:
Karen Warlitner, Executive Director, First Flight Foundation Phone: (252) 491-5165

Media advisory: Details for joint Ohio-NC news conference Oct. 24

Editors: A joint news conference will be held on Thursday, Oct. 24, in Dayton, Ohio and Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina. Ohio State Rep. Rick Perales and North Carolina State Sen. Bill Cook will make an announcement regarding first-flight claims about Gustave Whitehead. The two sites will be linked by web video and a call-in number for national news media. The news conference will be facilitated in Dayton by the National Aviation Heritage Alliance and in North Carolina by the First Flight Foundation.

WHAT: Joint news conference by members of the Ohio and North Carolina state legislatures.

WHEN: 10 a.m. Eastern time on Thursday, Oct. 24

In Dayton: Wright “B” Flyer Hangar and Museum, Dayton-Wright Brothers Airport, 10550 Springboro Pike, Miamisburg, Ohio

In North Carollina: Kill Devil Hills Town Hall, 102 Town Hall Drive, Kill Devil Hills N.C.

CALL-IN NUMBER: 866-210-1669. At the prompt, enter 3177785 followed by the pound (#) sign.