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VOL. 2, NO. 20 | FRIDAY, October 27, 2023

Wright brothers' historic airplane replica flyover

A replica of the Wright Brother's historic airplane did a few flybys over WPAFB. (U.S. Air Force photos by Brian Dietrick)

Celebrating Wright Brothers Memorial accreditation

The WPAFB Environmental Branch held a Tree Festival and Volunteer Workday Oct. 12, 2023 to celebrate the Wright Brothers Memorial as an accredited arboretum. (U.S. Air Force photos by R.J. Oriez)

Ohio Run for the Fallen

Participants in the Ohio Run for the Fallen start the second day of their three-day run as they depart through the gate of the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base Oct. 14, 2023. The run covered 140 miles from Cincinnati to Columbus stopping each mile to remember individual Ohio service members, who died in the line of duty since 2000. (U.S. Air Force photos by R.J. Oriez)

The 88th Air Base Wing's
“Dominate the Dirty Work” mini-series
can be viewed on our
YouTube channel
Go behind the scenes with the 88 ABW Public Affairs team as we visit the
Pitsenbarger Dining Facility, Explosive Ordnance Disposal, and the Child Development Center.

96th Anniversary of Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

A community reception marked Wright-Patterson Air Force Base's 96th anniversary. (U.S. Air Force photo by R.J. Oriez)

What it takes: A marathon runner

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Congratulations Airman Leadership School Class 23-G

Airman Leadership School Class 23-G held a graduation ceremony Oct. 19, 2023, in the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photos by R.J. Oriez)

Community and Base Events

Wright-Patt Country Club info flyer






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