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DAYTON, Ohio -- Visitors encountered more than 60 re-enactors performing skits in a war encampment during the Ninth WWI Dawn Patrol Rendezvous on Sept. 27-28, 2014. (U.S. Air Force photo) World War I Dawn Patrol Rendezvous to feature many attractions and hands-on activities
The 2016 WWI Dawn Patrol Rendezvous will not only allow visitors to see great flying action from the early years of aviation, but also includes many other attractions and free interactive educational programs that provide a hands-on experience for the entire family, Oct. 1-2 at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force.Along with the full-scale
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DAYTON, Ohio -- Visitors encountered more than 60 re-enactors performing skits in a war encampment during the Ninth WWI Dawn Patrol Rendezvous on Sept. 27-28, 2014. (U.S. Air Force photo by Don Popp) World War I drama coming to the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force
Commemorate the 100th anniversary of World War I as one of the nation's premier historical aviation events brings the excitement and adrenaline of early air power to Ohio, Oct. 1-2 at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force.The World War I Dawn Patrol Rendezvous will feature vintage reproduction full-scale and 7/8-scale aircraft, such as the
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DAYTON, Ohio -- Twenty-one full-scale and 7/8-scale World War I aircraft will take to the skies this weekend (Sept. 27-28, 2014) during the Ninth WWI Dawn Patrol Rendezvous. (U.S. Air Force photo) 10 things we saw during preparations for this weekend's World War I flying event

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DAYTON, Ohio - The National Museum of the U.S. Air Force, in partnership with The Exchange, is providing food trucks during the World War I Dawn Patrol Rendezvous, Sept. 27-28. On Saturday, food trucks will be available from El Meson, Hunger Paynes, and Lilia’s Outside Café. El Meson and Lilia’s Outside Café will also return on Sunday. Gates will be open from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. each day, with the food trucks operating from 10:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. (Federal endorsement is not implied.) Food trucks to take part in World War I Dawn Patrol Rendezvous
Visitors who work up an appetite by participating in all of the free activities during the World War I Dawn Patrol Rendezvous, Sept. 27-28, won't have to travel very far to find a variety of meal options to enjoy.The National Museum of the U.S. Air Force, in partnership with The Exchange, is providing food trucks on the grounds of the event from
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DAYTON, Ohio -- A group of Boy Scouts get a closer look inside one of the aircraft during the 2007 Dawn Patrol Rendezvous World War I Fly-In at the National Museum of the United States Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo) World War I flying event to feature interactive educational activities
The 2014 WWI Dawn Patrol Rendezvous will not only allow visitors to see great flying action from the early years of aviation, but also includes free interactive educational programs that provide a hands-on experience for the entire family, Sept. 27-28 at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force.Presented by museum staff and volunteers, these
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This painting, "Caudron Aeroplane Directing Artillery Fire Between the Argonne and Verdun," is part of an exhibit featuring artwork by Henri Farré, an observer-bombardier in the French Air Service during World War I who was considered to be the first aviation artist. Titled “Sky Fighters in France: World War I Aviation Art of Henri Farré,” the exhibit will open Sept. 22, 2014, and feature more than 30 pieces of artwork. (U.S. Air Force photo) World War I art exhibit to open Sept. 22 at National Museum of the U.S. Air Force
An exhibit featuring artwork by the first aviation artist, Henri Farré, who served as an observer-bombardier in the French Air Service during World War I, will open Sept. 22 at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force. Titled "Sky Fighters in France: World War I Aviation Art of Henri Farré," the exhibit will feature more than 30 paintings that
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DAYTON, Ohio -- Reenactors stand in front of a Fokker Dr. I during the World War I Dawn Patrol Rendezvous at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo) Turn back the clock 100 years with the 2014 WWI Dawn Patrol Rendezvous
Each fall most of us remember to set our clocks back an hour as daylight savings time comes to an end. However, this fall there will be a special opportunity to turn back the clock 100 years to the start of World War I and experience an historical aviation event unlike any other during the WWI Dawn Patrol Rendezvous, Sept. 27-28 at the National
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DAYTON, Ohio -- World War I aircraft took to the skies during the World War I Dawn Patrol Rendezvous from Sept. 23-25, 2011, at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force. (Photo courtesy of Bob Punch) Ninth World War I drama coming to the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force
Commemorate the 100th anniversary of the start of World War I in Europe as one of the nation's premier historical aviation events brings the excitement and adrenaline of early air power to Ohio, Sept. 27-28 at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force. The World War I Dawn Patrol Rendezvous will feature vintage reproduction full-scale and 7/8-scale
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