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Upcoming events

    • 19 Jun 2023
    • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    • Virtual- Zoom Webinar

    Please join DaytonDefense for this free event hosted by Elaine Bryant, EVP for Aerospace and Defense, DDC; Mr Robert Fookes, SES, Director of Engineering and Technical Management, AFMC; and Kyle Hurst, DAF Digital Transformation Lead. 

    Please CLICK HERE to register. 

    • 23 Jul 2023
    • Dayton CenterPoint Energy Air Show, Vandalia OH

    Dayton Air Show chalet tickets in 2023! 

    Join us for an exclusive event for the DaytonDefense community and our friends and families in our Air Show Chalet, providing day-long unlimited food and drinks, access to our private air-conditioned tent, and private restrooms. 

    Our chalet features: 

    • Private air-conditioned tent and restroom facilities
    • Outdoor umbrella tables and seating provided for your comfort
    • Front line viewing of all Air Show entertainment
    • Parking and air-conditioned shuttle
    • All-day dining including breakfast, traditional summer picnic foods, grab-and-go boxes, and a kids' menu
    • Cold drinks, including soft drinks and unlimited beer and wine (alcohol for those 21+ only)

    Chalet Date: July 23rd, 2023

    Gates Open: 9am

    Feature Show: 12:00pm to 4:15pm

    Gates Close: 6pm

    Featured Performances:

    • U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds
    • Flag Drop and National Anthem
    • U.S. Navy F/A 18 Super Hornet West Coast Rhino Demo Team
    • U.S. Army Golden Knights
    • Lang F-15 Golden Eagle
    • MIG-17: Randy Ball
    • Red Bull Helicopter
    • Kirby Chambliss
    • Red Bull Skydiving Team
    • Kevin Coleman
    • B-25 Rosie's Reply
    • and more!

    Chalet Sponsored By: Sierra Nevada Corporation

            • 31 Jul 2023
            • 4 Aug 2023
            • Dayton Convention Center

            Again in 2023, the Life Cycle Management Center's (LCMC) Life Cycle Industry Days (LCID) and the Air Force Research Lab’s (AFRL) Wright Dialogue with Industry (WDI) will take place within the same week (31 July - 4 August). LCID and WDI will remain standalone events but are taking place in one week to optimize the sharing of information, collaboration and discussion. LCID will take place 31 July - 2 August and WDI will take place 2-4 August. 

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