Wright-Patterson Air Force Base Videos

114th Anniversary of First Powered Flight
88th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
Dec. 15, 2017 | 0:39
Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, commemorates the 114th Anniversary of the First Powered Flight on Wright Memorial Hill, Dec. 15, 2017. Col. Bradley M. McDonald, 88th Air Base Wing and installation commander, provided opening remarks at the event with representatives from the Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park in a ceremony that has become a tradition in the Miami Valley. It was first celebrated in 1978 for the 75th anniversary and has been carried on every year since. (U.S. Air Force video by Staff Sgt. Whitney Trimble)