AirSpace Minnesota is a new 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that will help grow our skilled workforce and showcase the economic impact of aerospace and aviation in Minnesota – past, present and future.
Join AirSpace Minnesota in celebrating our legacy and equipping a new generation with the dreams and skills they need to write the next chapter of our innovation story.
Saturday, May 18, 2013 – 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Fort Snelling
There must be something in the air here…something that has inspired extraordinary contributions to innovation and technology, helping people achieve dreams and fly farther and faster around the globe and into space.
Learn about plans to build in Minnesota the first replication of the renowned Museum of Flight’s Aviation Learning Center.
Welcome pilots from around Minnesota as they fly to the Twin Cities representing their communities just as they did 75 years ago during the 1938 National Air Mail Week Campaign.
Help honor the remarkable Piccard family (real-life inspiration for Star Trek’s Jean-Luc Piccard) for their incredible legacy and celebrate the innovation of Minnesota institutions including 3M, ATK, Cirrus Aircraft, Delta Airlines, General Mills, Honeywell, Hubbard Broadcasting, Mayo Clinic, the University of Minnesota, and many more.
Featured Speaker - Douglas King, President of the Museum of Flight
Special Guests - Don & Wilma Piccard
Emcee - Jonathan Yuhas, KSTP Meteorologist & Pilot