Cradle of Aviation Museum's 10th Annual Air & Space Gala


13th Annual Air and Space Gala

Honoring Innovation


Dear Museum Supporter:

The 13th Annual Cradle of Aviation Museum Air and Space Gala, celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Hubble Space Telescope, will be held on Wednesday, November 18, 2015. The Gala helps to support the development of new activities and educational programs, and this year honors the innovations of leaders in aviation, education and community service.

We are honored to present this year’s Spirit of Discovery Award to Space Shuttle Astronaut Michael J. Massimino, the Leroy R. Grumman Award to Daniel J. Shybunko, Founder and CEO of GSE Dynamics, Inc. and the Donald E. Axinn Community Service Award to Frank Robilotto, President, Arkwin Industries.

Through your commitment to this event, you can assist the Cradle of Aviation in its effort to grow as an exciting cultural landmark on Long Island. Please join our efforts by becoming a sponsor of this event, placing an advertisement in our tribute journal or donating an auction item. Please find links to the left and below for Tickets, Sponsorships and Journal Ads, as well as additional information about our honorees.

We appreciate your past support and hope that you will join us for the 2015 Gala!

Linda Armyn 
Chair, Board of Trustees

Marc MacDonell
Gala Chair