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World War I Dawn Patrol Rendezvous World War I Dawn Patrol Rendezvous

WWI Dawn Patrol Rendezvous

Event information

World War I Dawn Patrol Rendezvous

Oct. 1-2, 2016

Commemorate the 100th anniversary 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. The World War I Dawn Patrol Rendezvous features vintage original and reproduction WWI aircraft, radio-controlled models, era automobiles, period re-enactors, educational activities and a collector's show. This flying event is offered by the museum and the Great War Aeroplanes Association. FREE admission and parking.

Note: Please watch the museum's website or social media networks for weather updates.

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Event Schedule

A detailed event schedule will be added as the 2016 event nears.

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Participant Registration

If you are planning to participate in this event (pilot, RC pilot, reenactor, antique auto, vendor or Aces Over Wright Field), please contact the Special Events Division to request a registration packet.

WWI News

WWI Centenary

World War I Centenary2014-2018 commemorates the centennial of the First World War. Aug. 4, 2014 marks the beginning of the centenary, which concludes on Nov. 11, 2018. Click here for information and online resources in commemoration of the Great War.

Participating Organizations

Antique Auto Club of America/Snappers Gas & Brass
Great War Aeroplanes Association
Great War Association
Buckeye Gamers in Flight
Aces Over Wright Field
Aeronaut Books

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Event Sponsors

2016 event sponsors will be listed here.

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