11th Annual Living Legends of Aviation Inductees

The 11th Annual Living Legends of Aviation Awards, hosted by Ambassador of Aviation John Travolta, was another great success.  Presenting sponsors included Bell Helicopter and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.  Stacey Elsner, the Executive Director of Kiddie Hawk Air Academy, the producer of the Living Legends of Aviation Awards, welcomed the 750 aviation guests to the black […]

T. Allan McArtor Inducted into the “Living Legends of Aviation”

Allan McArtor, Chairman and CEO of Airbus North Americas, Inc., will be inducted into the “Living Legends of Aviation”® at the 11th Annual Living Legends of Aviation Awards, January 17, 2014 at the Beverly Hilton. McArtor oversees the activities and strategy of Airbus in the United States, Canada, and Latin America, and was instrumental in […]

Frederick Smith, Founder and CEO FedEx, to be Honored at Living Legends of Aviation

Fred Smith is living proof that from little acorns giant oak trees grow. The acorn, in this case, was an original idea for an overnight, small-package delivery service that he described in a term paper while an undergraduate student at Yale University. Considered by many so-called transportation experts as a totally unfeasible proposal, Smith ignored […]

2014 Inductees into the Living Legends of Aviation: Pictured from Left to Right: John Uczekaj, Treat Williams, David Neeleman, David Hurkey, John Travolta, T. Allan McArtor, Roy Morgan, & Jack Erickson.

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