Champions of Flight 2019

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Friday November 22

6:00 PM  –  8:30 PM

Join us Friday evening, November 22, 2019, for our elegant fundraising event, “Champions of Flight.”This year, we will honor Aviation Hall of Fame Member, Brig Gen Robert “Bob” Cardenas with the Bob Gilliland Award . Brig Gen Cardenas, USAF (RET) has flown over 60 different types of aircraft in his career as a test pilot, combat leader, and U.S. Commander of the Air Force Special Operations Force. Gen Cardenas was the test pilot for the XB-49 flying wing jet-bomber and the Command pilot on the B-29 Superfortress that launched Chuck Yeager and the X-1 on its 1947 flight to break the sound barrier.  

 For questions regarding this event please call 951.902.5123