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Other Dayton Aviation Attractions?

Fri Mar 09, 2012 6:31 pm

Good Day.

I'll be visiting the USAF museum at Dayton with time to kill the next day. Are there any other things to see / visit for an aviation enthusiast with a car?

Like for example a general aviation field with some vintage types?

Or if not, what else? There doesn't seem to be much - in fact the Rough Guide USA doesn't even mention Dayton!

Thanks. Regards - musang
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RE: Other Dayton Aviation Attractions?

Thu Mar 15, 2012 4:49 am

Coming out of the USAF Museum, take a right (I think it's "Springfield Street") and about 2-3 miles down the road on the right (maybe not even that far) is a Wright Brothers Interpretative Center. Some good exhibits, and two films--a half-hour one on the brothers and a shorter one on the history of Wright-Patterson airport.

And, rght across from the USAF Museum is the Huffman Prairie Flying Field Interpretive Center.. Signs will direct you.
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RE: Other Dayton Aviation Attractions?

Thu Mar 15, 2012 9:09 pm

You could have lunch at the "Sky Galley" restaurant at Cincinnati's sleepy yet historic Lunken airport:!i=351797511&k=uARdb
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RE: Other Dayton Aviation Attractions?

Sat Mar 17, 2012 10:01 am

Many thanks.

Regards - mustang

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