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Published: Sunday, August 27, 2017 @ 5:48 PM

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Connecticut to honor aviator it says beat the Wright Brothers to flight

Published: Sunday, August 13, 2017 @ 5:58 PM

Following the Wright brothers first flights at Kitty Hawk, N.C. in 1903, the brothers needed space back home in Dayton to continue work on their flying machine. Huffman Prairie Flying Field fit the bill and became the sight of innovation of the world’s first practical airplane.

BRIDGEPORT - Connecticut officials will gather in Bridgeport to honor an aviator they proclaim beat the Wright brothers by two years in being the first in flight.

A ceremony is scheduled Monday to recognize Gustave Whitehead and the 116th anniversary of what state officials have called the "first manned, controlled flight of a powered, heavier-than-air aircraft."

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A replica of Whitehead's aircraft will be displayed, and political leaders will read proclamations.

Connecticut officials say the German-born Whitehead, who lived in Bridgeport and Fairfield, took off in Fairfield on Aug. 14, 1901, and flew about a half mile at a height of about 50 feet. The Wright brothers' flight was in 1903 in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina.

Missing Kettering man found in Riverside

Published: Tuesday, April 25, 2017 @ 9:34 PM



Vinny Carozza-Breaking News Staff
(Vinny Carozza-Breaking News Staff)

UPDATE @ 8:51 p.m.

A Kettering man reported missing last night has been found and is safe at home, according to Kettering dispatchers.

Dispatchers said police in Riverside found Jon Arnett around 3 p.m. and Kettering officers responded to take Arnett home.

EARLIER REPORT

Kettering police are currently searching for 51-year-old Jon Arnett who has been labeled as an endangered missing adult. 

Arnett was last seen around 11 p.m. on Monday night at the Eastway Behavioral Health facility on Marshall Road. Arnett is 5-foot-5 and 230 pounds with black hair and blue eyes. 

If you have any information about his whereabouts Kettering police asks that you contact them immediately at (937) 296-2555.