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VOL. 3, NO. 14 | FRIDAY, July 19, 2024

2024 CenterPoint Energy Dayton Air Show

The CenterPoint Energy Dayton Air Show celebrates 50 years of air shows in the birthplace of aviation at Dayton International Airport, Ohio, June 22, 2024. The air show featured a lineup of aerial performers and aircraft ground displays. (U.S. Air Force video by Jeffrey Harris, Dylan Kaericher, and Austin Smith)

Dayton Air Show 2024

88th Air Base Wing
(U.S. Air Force photos by Daniel Peterson & R.J. Oriez)

Upcoming Events

Hometown Heroes Recognition at Dayton Dragons

(U.S. Air Force photos by Ashley Richards)

50th anniversary of the F-16 Fighting Falcon

(U.S. Air Force photos by Daniel Peterson)

Team Wright-Patt Joins Fairborn's 4th of July Festivities

(U.S. Air Force photos by R.J. Oriez)

New Leadership at Wright-Patt

(U.S. Air Force photo by Daniel Peterson)
(U.S. Air Force photo by Daniel Peterson)
(U.S. Air Force photo by Daniel Peterson)

Community and Base Events

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