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Volume 9, Number 6 August 1, 2008     

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  • Annual Oshkosh Mayor’s Breakfast and Key to the City presentation, Kolf Sports Center Oshkosh, 6:00 - 10:00 a.m.

  • Jetpack Development, Glenn Martin, Forum 8, 10:00 a.m.

  • World’s largest female pilot gathering photo, 10:30 a.m., AeroShell Square

  • International visitors parade, International Visitors Tent, 12:30 p.m.

  • Autograph Headquarters at the Ford Hangar on AeroShell Square: Kyle Franklin, 11:00 a.m.; Carroll Shelby, 12:00 p.m.; The Collaborators aerobatic team: Sean Tucker, Ben Freelove, Eric Tucker, and Bill Stein, 1:00 p.m.; Joe Engle, astronaut and shuttle commander, 3:00 p.m.

  • Eclipse 400 flight demonstration, 3:15 p.m.

  • Warbird Spectacular kicks off the air show, 3:30 p.m.

  • Presentation of Flight Design MC for 2009 EAA Sweepstakes aircraft, AeroShell Square, 5:30 p.m.

  • Broken Arrow, introduced by John Travolta, EAA Fly-In Theater, 8:30 p.m.

  • Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band, Theater in the Woods, 8:00 p.m.

Tomorrow (Saturday, August 2)

  • EAA Runway 5K, starting at the North 40 – sign up at the EAA Welcome Center, 7:00 a.m.

  • Doolittle Raiders Ed Horton and Dick Cole, Pavilion 26, 10:00 a.m.

  • Last of the Combat B-17 Drivers, with Harold "Hal" Weekley, Authors’ Corner – Museum, 11:00 a.m.

  • Warbird Spectacular kicks off the air show, 3:30 p.m.

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