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Gimli Glider Exhibit, Gimli, Mb – FUNDRAISING GALA

July 23 @ 18 h 00 min - 23 h 00 min

CHIEF TECHNICAL PILOT B747, RICK BRAUN, RET. IS KEY NOTE SPEAKER AT

Relevant to aviation industry today, we are very pleased to announce our KEY NOTE SPEAKER as Rick Braun, B747 Chief Technical/Test Pilot Ret.

Among his many accomplishments

Conducting engineering test flights as ‘pilot in command’ for certification flights with FAA/EASA.

Instructor and Team Lead for developing flight manuals.

Historic first Trans Atlantic Flight: ( 2011 ) Boeing 747-8 Freighter enroute to Paris Airshow using bio diesel fuel. Introducing use of an environmentally friendly renewable jet fuel, higher efficiency to operate and quieter, one of three chosen pilots to deliver this huge new aircraft.

Event Background: The famous 1983 skilled landing by Capt. Bob Pearson of a disabled 767-200 is down in the history books as the GIMLI GLIDER. The permanent and highly acclaimed Exhibit is drawing visitors to Manitoba from around the world.

Pearson, Ret., will also be a guest.

DINNER LOCATION: LAKEVIEW RESORT & CONFERENCE, Gimli, Mb.

WHEN: Tuesday July 23rd, 2019 6:00pm Meet & Greet 7:00pm Dinner

Limited Seating – we anticipate high interest in Speaker

FURTHER INFORMATION: Contact Gimli Glider Exhibit 204-642-5577 Enquiries: Barb Gluck, President, cell 204-671-0090 gimliglider2015@gmail.com

Details: Website: gimliglider.com, Facebook

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Details

Date:
July 23
Time:
18 h 00 min - 23 h 00 min
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