John R. Callander, long time Wright B Flyer volunteer, passed away on February 24, 2021 at the age of 90. John served in the U. S. Navy and afterward was employed by General Motors for 34 years in various management
As of 06/30/2020 the Wright “B” Flyer, Inc. museum and hangar will remain closed for the foreseeable future due to the continuing Covid-19 pandemic. As has always been the case, the safety of our visitors and volunteer staff are of
The Wright “B” Flyer Hangar/Museum is temporarily closed as of March 20, 2020. The Governor of Ohio has imposed a mandatory quarantine due to the coronavirus pandemic. The WBF museum does not fit into any of the established exemptions. We
James “Jim” O’Moore Died
The Wright “B” Flyer hangar/museum will be closed for Christmas holidays from Tuesday, December 24 through Saturday, January 4, 2020 inclusive. The hangar/museum will reopen for normal operating hours (9:00 am to 2:30 pm) on Tuesday, January 7, 2020.
The Wright “B” Flyer, Inc. hanger/museum will close for observance of Thanksgiving on Thursday, November 28, 2019. The hangar/museum will reopen on Saturday, November 30 at 9:00 am for normal operating hours (9:00 am to 2:30 pm).
The seventh annual Runway Fest and Fireworks event will take place at the Dayton-Wright Brothers Airport from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Friday, August 9, 2019. This event is an evening for the whole family and will feature the
The Wright “B” Flyer museum and hangar will be closed on Thursday, July 4, 2019 for the observance of Independence Day. The facility will reopen on Saturday, July 6, 2019 for normal operating hours (9:00 am to 2:30 pm).