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December 11, 2018

AOPA, D-Day Squadron Team Up to Celebrate Anniversaries

Oxford, Conn. – December11th, 2018 – As a part of its eightieth anniversary year, the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) is joining forces with the […]
December 3, 2018

NWOC Announces Strategic Partnership with D-Day Squadron

Oxford, Conn. – December 3rd, 2018 – The National Warbird Operator Conference (NWOC) announced a strategic partnership with the D-Day Squadron, offering the group the opportunity […]
October 29, 2018

Flight Lieutenant Don Lewis

Provided by Pat Lewis-Bodilly, son of Don Lewis, C-47 pilot based at RAF Broadwell, England with 512 Squadron Just before midnight on the 5th of June, […]
October 23, 2018

James H. “Pee Wee” Martin

101st Airborne Division – 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment – 3rd Battalion / G Company D-Day / Market Garden / Bastogne / Berchtesgaden – 1942 – 1945 […]
October 22, 2018

Flight Officer Charles E. Skidmore, Jr.

Compiled from the memoir of Flight Officer Charles E. Skidmore, Jr., Glider pilot with the 91st Troop Carrier Squadron, 439th Troop Carrier Group. Charles (Chuck) Skidmore, […]
September 23, 2018

Valor Studios and D-Day Squadron Working Together to Put Historic Warbirds Over Normandy

The D-Day Squadron announced the addition of further corporate support to its efforts to return a full squadron of WW2 C-47s (known as the “Gooney Bird” […]
September 5, 2018

Kota Longboards to Support the D-Day Squadron

The D-Day Squadron, a full squadron of WW2 C-47s (known as the “Gooney Bird” or “Dakota”) that will be returning to Normandy, France for the 75th […]
August 3, 2018

The D-Day Squadron Soared at AirVenture!

Another fantastic AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wisconsin is now in the history books. Attendance at the event marked an all-time high: roughly 601,000, or nearly 2% above […]
July 16, 2018

D-Day Squadron Fleet Soaring Into AirVenture

Representatives from the D-Day Squadron’s fleet of American C-47 and DC-3 aircraft are making their way to EAA’s AirVenture for the annual “World’s Greatest Aviation Festival.” […]