WAC Trophy Awardees

Doc’s Friends Restoration Team
January 23, 2016 Doc’s Friends Restoration Team, the group leading the return of the B-29 known as ‘Doc’, to flyable status, received the annual Wichita Aero Club Trophy on Saturday, January 23, 2016. ...

Al Higdon, Co-Founder of Sullivan Higdon & Sink Advertising
January 11, 2015 The fifth annual Wichita Aero Club Trophy was presented to former Learjet Public Relations Executive and co-founder of Sullivan Higdon & Sink Advertising Al Higdon at its annual trophy gala on Jan. 2…

Russell W. Meyer, Jr. Chairman Emeritus, Cessna Aircraft Company
January 26, 2014 The Wichita Aero Club presented its fourth annual Wichita Aero Club Trophy to former Cessna Aircraft Company Chairman Russell W. Meyer, Jr. on January 25, 2014 at its annual Trophy Gala. Mr. Meyer …

John O’Leary and Airbus Americas Engineering
February 1, 2013 Kansas Senator Jerry Moran and key members of Airbus’s corporate management team participated in the presentation of the 2012 Wichita Aero Club Trophy to John O’Leary, Vice President of E…

Jeff Turner—Spirit AeroSystems CEO Receives Second Annual Trophy
February 2, 2012 Kansas Fourth District Congressman Mike Pompeo and officials of the Wichita Aero Club presented the organization’s second WAC Trophy Saturday to Spirit AeroSystems Chief Executive Officer Jeff Turn…

Velma Wallace- Recipient of the First Wichita Aero Club Trophy
January 24, 2011 The Wichita Aero Club presented its first Wichita Aero Club Trophy to Mrs. Velma L. Wallace at the Club’s annual Ball on Saturday evening, September 18, 2010 at the Wichita Airport Hilton. The tro…