Sponsorships toward the SE MN Aviation Celebration will fund aviation education scholarships locally.

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                  "Aviation is proof that given the will, we have the capacity to achieve the impossible."
                                                                                                                  ~Eddie Rickenbacker, American Aviator
Who: Everyone interested in aviation along with supporters of aviation, plus their supporters, and others looking for a great time.
What: 3rd Annual General Aviation Banquet coordinated by the SE Minnesota General Aviation Action Team (SEMGAAT).  
When: January 27, 2018, 5:30pm until ???
Where: Rochester International Event Center
  • To prove the SEMGAAT can  raise money for aviation scholarships for local youth and military vets and promote GA while everyone is having a lot of fun.
  • Wonderful dinner, catered by the Canadian Honker.
  • Cash Bar
  • Great featured Speakers
  • Silent Auction of very unique items
  • Super Door Prizes
  • Lots of Hangar Flying
  • Comradery
  • Networking
How: Individual Ticket: $32 in advance, $40 at event (cash only)
Featured Speakers:  Captain Grant Worden and Captain Andrew Lawler

USAF Captain Andrew Lawler

  • F-15E Instructor Pilot
  •  Lourdes High School graduate

USAF Captain Grant Worden

  • F-15 Strike Eagle Pilot
  • Attended Century High School

Both were exposed to aviation here in Rochester at a young age which provided a career path that has taken them across the United States and around the world. Hear firsthand the impact of aviation education from these military pilots with a local upbringing. Accounts of combat missions and honorable service to our country will surely provide a compelling program.

speakers - click to enlarge
G/A Celebration
GA Action Team
Great Planes Aviation
SE MN Flying Club
Signature Flight Support

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