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January 7, 2019

FlightSafety International Supporting Historic Warbirds Return to Normandy

Oxford, Conn. – January 7, 2019 – FlightSafety International, a world leading aviation training provider and manufacturer of flight simulators, visual systems and displays, will support […]
January 3, 2019

LIFT Aviation Joins Mission to Put C-47s Over Normandy

Oxford, Conn. – January 3rd, 2019 – LIFT Aviation, a renowned provider of pilot gear and accessories, is supporting the D-Day Squadron through steep discounts of […]
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 […]
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.” […]
May 8, 2018

C-47 “Placid Lassie” to Appear at the DeKalb Peachtree Airport Good Neighbor Day Open House and Airshow

The Tunison Foundation, a non-profit organization that owns and operates World War II-era aircraft, is bringing their D-Day veteran – the C-47 Placid Lassie of the […]