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2021 Air & Space Gala

October 13 at 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Apollo 13
Invited guests include Jim Lovell, Fred Haise, Gene Kranz, Gerry Griffin, Milt Windler and John Aaron

Stewart Steeves, CEO, LaGuardia Gateway Partners – Aviation Leadership Award

The Cradle of Aviation Museum and Education Center is honored to present a special evening commemorating the famous Apollo 13 “Successful Failure” mission on Wednesday, October 13, 2021.

Get the story firsthand, from those who were there as we host an evening dinner and program with invited guests Apollo 13 Astronauts Jim Lovell and Fred Haise, Mission Control Flight Directors Gene Kranz, Gerry Griffin, and Milt Windler, and NASA Engineer John Aaron. Also honored will be CEO, LaGuardia Gateway Partners, Stewart Steeves, recipient of the 2021 Aviation Leadership Award.

Cocktails will be at 6 p.m. followed by dinner and a discussion with honored guests. No autographs are permitted. Admission for the event is $300 per person. Seating is limited and reservations are required.

Proceeds to Benefit Museum Education and Preservation Programs.


October 13
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Cradle of Aviation Museum
Charles Lindbergh Blvd
Garden City, NY 11530 United States
(516) 572-4066
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