Tag: Neil Armstrong

Taking A Giant Step For Granted

In an age of scientific miracles and technological wonders, familiarity breeds indifference. Consider the diminished esteem of NASA and the U.S. space program. According to the 2010 Census, the median age of our population is 37.2 years, which means that a majority of our citizens have never known life before manned space exploration. It’s an..

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First in Flight

  We Ohioans like to claim Wilbur and Orville Wright as our own, and why not?  They began their pioneering aviation work in Dayton, birthplace of Orville and the final resting place for both brothers.  Their Wright Flyer III  was built and flown in Ohio.  We’ve honored them with the establishment of Wright-Patterson Air Force..

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