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May 19, 2014, 14:00 ET

The Wings Club Announces Dave Barger As Its 2014 Distinguished Achievement Award Recipient

The Wings Club, recognized as the premier aviation club in the world, will honor Mr. Dave Barger, JetBlue Airways CEO, with the 2014 Distinguished...

Mar 11, 2014, 13:01 ET

Bob Hoover To Receive The 5th Annual Outstanding Aviator Award

The Wings Club, recognized as the most premier aviation club in the world, and IAWA (International Aviation Women's Association) will honor Robert...

Jun 19, 2013, 13:44 ET

The Wings Club Selects Jim Albaugh As Its 2013 Distinguished Achievement Award Recipient

The Wings Club, recognized as the premier aviation club in the world, will honor Mr. Jim Albaugh with the 2013 Distinguished Achievement Award....

Jul 17, 2012, 07:30 ET

The Wings Club Selects General John R. "Jack" Dailey (USMC Ret.) As Its 2012 Distinguished Achievement Award Recipient

 The Wings Club, recognized as the premier aviation club in the world, will honor General John R. "Jack" Dailey (USMC Ret.), Director of the...

Apr 19, 2011, 09:50 ET

The Wings Club Selects Norman R. Augustine as its 2011 Distinguished Achievement Award Recipient

The Wings Club, recognized as the premier aviation club in the world, will honor Mr. Norman R. Augustine, first President and now retired Chairman...

Apr 12, 2010, 09:06 ET

The Wings Club to Honor T. Allan McArtor With the 2010 Distinguished Achievement Award

The Wings Club, recognized as the premier aviation club in the world, will honor Mr. T. Allan McArtor, Chairman of Airbus Americas, Inc., with the...

May 19, 2009, 10:00 ET

The Wings Club to Honor Wolfgang Mayrhuber With the 2009 Distinguished Achievement Award

**To Be Presented at the Club's 67th Annual Dinner on October 23, 2009** The Wings Club, recognized as the premier aviation club in the world,...

Apr 09, 2008, 01:00 ET

The Wings Club to Honor Steven F. Udvar-Hazy with the 2008 Distinguished Achievement Award

NEW YORK, April 9, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wings Club, recognized as the premier aviation club in the world, will honor Steven F. Udvar-Hazy,...

May 09, 2007, 01:00 ET

The World's Premiere Aviation Club Turns 65; The Wings Club Celebrates 65 Years of Recognizing Pioneering in Aviation

NEW YORK, May 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Making this a landmark day in the history of aviation, The Wings Club, the premiere aviation club in the world,...

Apr 03, 2007, 01:00 ET

The Wings Club Announces the 2007-2008 Club President, John S. Slattery

NEW YORK, April 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wings Club announces the 2007-2008 Club President, John S. Slattery, Managing Director, RBS Aviation...

Jun 13, 2006, 01:00 ET

Albert Ueltschi To Be Honored By The Wings Club With 2006 Distinguished Achievement Award

NEW YORK, June 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wings Club, the premier aviation club in the U.S., has announced that Albert Lee Ueltschi, Founder and...

May 03, 2006, 01:00 ET

The Wings Club's 64th President: Joe Leonard, Chairman and CEO of AirTran Airways

NEW YORK, May 3 /PRNewswire/ -- In March 2006 Joe Leonard, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of AirTran Holdings, Inc. and its subsidiary,...

Jul 12, 2005, 01:00 ET

Sir Richard Branson To Be Honored by The Wings Club With 2005 Distinguished Achievement Award

NEW YORK, July 12 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wings Club, the premier aviation club in the U.S., has announced that Sir Richard Branson, Chairman of The...

Apr 18, 2005, 01:00 ET

Allan McArtor: The Wings Club's 63rd President

NEW YORK, April 18 /PRNewswire/ -- In March 2005, The Wings Club's President's gavel was passed to Allan McArtor, signaling his election as the...

Mar 26, 2004, 00:00 ET

The Wings Club Elects Kenneth E. Gazzola 62nd President

NEW YORK, March 26 /PRNewswire/ -- During The Wings Club annual meeting last Tuesday, the President's gavel was passed to Kenneth E. Gazzola,...

Jan 22, 2003, 00:00 ET

William R. Decota, Director of Aviation, The Port Authority of NY & NJ Addresses Gathering at The Wings Club

NEW YORK, Jan. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- In a speech before The Wings Club, William R. DeCota, Director of Aviation for The Port Authority of NY &...

Sep 23, 2002, 01:00 ET

Aviation Week and The Wings Club to Host Value Creation Conference in New York, October 15

NEW YORK, Sept. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Aviation Week, in partnership with The Wings Club and in association with Oracle Corporation and CSFB HOLT,...

Mar 20, 2002, 00:00 ET

Bob Crandall, Former Chairman, AMR Corporation and American Airlines Addresses Gathering at The Wings Club

NEW YORK, March 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Today in New York City at the monthly luncheon for The Wings Club former Chairman, AMR Corporation and...

Feb 19, 2002, 00:00 ET

Donald J. Carty, American Airlines Chairman, Says Airline Industry Is Wiser Since September 11th

NEW YORK, Feb. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines Chairman Donald J. Carty today told members of The Wings Club in Manhattan that the lessons...

Jan 16, 2002, 00:00 ET

Allan McArtor, Chairman of Airbus North America, Speaks to Aviation Industry Leaders at Wings Club Monthly Luncheon

NEW YORK, Jan. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- T. Allan McArtor, Chairman of Airbus North America Holdings, Inc., spoke today at The Wings Club's Monthly...