Kansas Aviation Honor Awards
Due to concerns of COVID-19, the Kansas Aviation Museum has made the difficult decision to postpone the Kansas Aviation Honor Awards to a date to July 25th, 2020. If you have any questions about already purchased tickets or tables, please contact the museum at 316-683-9242.
Join us in celebrating the 2020 Kansas Aviation Honor Awards recipients. Enjoy some hors d’oeuvres and cocktails at this reception and ceremony introducing two new Kansas Aviation Hall of Fame inductees and one Governor’s Aviation Honor Award recipient.
Saturday, July 25th, 2020 Time: Doors Open at 6:30 Cocktail Reception 7:15-9:00 PM Semi-Formal/Cocktail Attire
Hosted at the Kansas Aviation Museum 3350 S. George Washington Blvd. Wichita, KS 67210
Each year, a selection committee consisting of four organizations considers individuals to be recognized for selection to either the Governor’s Aviation Honor Award or the Kansas Aviation Hall of Fame. These organizations consist of the following:
Kansas Aviation Museum
Kansas State Historical Society
Aviation Advisory Committee, Department of Transportation
Kansas Commission on Aerospace Education
2020 Governor’s Aviation Honor Award Recipient
Dr. John S. Tomblin with NIAR
The Governor’s Aviation Honor Award was created to preserve the memory of outstanding aviation contributions by citizens of the State of Kansas. The intent of this award is to recognize and record for future generations the many individual efforts that have been made in the pioneering, growth and development of aviation and space exploration in Kansas.
2020 Kansas Aviation Hall of Fame Inductees
General Richard B. Myers, USAF Ret.
Mrs. Velma Wallace
The Kansas Aviation Hall of Fame was created to preserve the memory of extraordinary citizens of Kansas who have made contributions to aviation of statewide or national significance. Additionally, any Kansan inducted into the National Aviation Hall of Fame will automatically be inducted into the Kansas Aviation Hall of Fame.
$75 per individual ticket Purchase Individual Tickets for the Honor Awards Here
Table of 8- $600 Table Sponsor includes:
- 8 Guests are guaranteed to sit together
- Table Tent with Sponsor’s Logo
- Recognition during the program
- Logo on Screen during Cocktail Hour
Call (316) 683-9242 to purchase a table or click here!
A HUGE “Thank You” to our presenting sponsors!