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What’s National Aviation Day? It’s a U.S. observation that celebrates the development of aviation and air travel. President Franklin Roosevelt issued a presidential proclamation in 1939 designating the anniversary of Orville Wright’s birthday to commemorate National Aviation Day. Orville and Wilbur Wright are credited with inventing and building the world’s ...
Aug. 19, 2015, 7:30 a.m.