First Wisconsin flight celebrated in Beloit
To emphasize the importance of the occasion, two Wisconsin National Guard F-16 jets made a "flyover" during the morning's events.
Wednesday night, a 1/4 scale model of the Curtiss A.P. Warner flew, was scheduled to be dedicated at the Beloit Historical Society.
The historic event will also be commemorated at Beloit College Saturday afternoon at 3 pm. Dr. Tom Crouch is the Senior Curator at the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum will give a special address.