Daks Over Normandy

Daks Over Normandy, June 2019, was the largest assembly of authentic vintage C-47 military aircraft and paratroopers since the fateful day on June 6, 1944, all to honor the service and sacrifice of the citizen soldiers who risked life and limb to bring about the beginning of the end of the War in Europe.

Continue to Support the D-Day Squadron 

A mission accomplished, we are still actively seeking charitable support to help recover costs associated with the ‘Mission to Normandy.’  Join the D-Day Squadron and support our post-mission efforts. You can also make a gift in memory or tribute to someone you lost to WWII, or even in honor of those WWII veterans we still have with us today!


troops stormed five Normandy beaches, coming in from the sea
paratroopers dropped behind enemy lines
11,000 aircraft for air cover and support, 925 were C-47s
lives lost over the course of the invasion

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Watch history come alive. Learn about the iconic C-47, see archival footage from D-Day and hear from the citizen soldiers who made victory a reality.