Iris Cummings Critchell, Fitz Fulton, Bob Gilliland & Burt Rutan to be inducted into the California Aviation Hall of Fame

Ceremony to be held at Santa Monica’s Museum of Flying The Santa Monica based Museum of Flying will host the induction into the California Aviation Hall of Fame of Iris Cummings Critchell, Lt. Col. Fitzhugh “Fitz” Fulton, Robert J. “Bob” Gilliland, and Burt Rutan on Saturday, April 25, 2015. This second annual reception, dinner and […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

Condor Squadron’s Annual Dinner Dance

The Condor Squadron’s annual dinner dance featuring The Dick Sykes Orchestra “14 Gentlemen From Swingtown” will be held on Saturday, March 21, 2015 at the Airtel Plaza Hotel in Van Nuys. The Condor Squadron Officer’s and Airmen’s Association is a non-profit organization founded in 1963 by a group of WWII fighter pilots to preserve a […]

Read full story Comments { 0 }

The 2014 Howard Hughes Memorial Award Trophy was presented to Elon Musk to a sold out crowd

People came from near and far to witness the presentation of the Howard Hughes Memorial trophy to Elon Musk.  He was introduced by Jim Albaugh, former CEO of Boeing, Inc.  The introduction included a kind and well deserved comparison to Howard Hughes and his accomplishments. Musk (second from left) is pictured with Aero Club President […]

Read full story Comments are closed

2015 Howard Hughes Awards Dinner is SOLD OUT!

The 2014 Howard Hughes Memorial Award banquet on Feb 12 is sold out. We sometimes get last minute cancellations so if you would like to place your name on a waiting list, please call 310-331-1551 or email     aeroclubsocal@yahoo.com.

Read full story Comments { 0 }