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The Statue of Liberty in New York City and the Gateway Arch in St. Louis are two of the most famous monuments in the country.

But could Dayton be the next city to have a nationally recognized iconic symbol?

If a group of business people, managers, engineers, architects, pilots, lawyers and aviation enthusiasts has its way the answer is a resounding yes.

The Wright Image Group is in the process of raising $18 million to build a steel replica of the Wright Flyer III airplane with a wingspan of 144 feet on a pedestal 270 feet above the intersection of Interstate 70 and Interstate 75.

Read the story in Dayton magazine.