• 2019 Tuskegee Airmen, Inc (TAI) 48TH Annual National Convention Military Awards

    2019 Tuskegee Airmen, Inc (TAI) Annual National Military Awards recipients:

    GENERAL BENJAMIN O. DAVIS, JR. MILITARY AWARD (FGO CATEGORY)

    Major Richelle N.J. Hill (USAF)

    Chief, Services’ Policy Integration Branch

    Headquarters U. S. Air Force, Directorate of Services (AF/A1S)

    Pentagon, Washington District of Colombia

    CAPTAIN ROBERT W. WILLIAMS MILITARY AWARD (CGO CATEGORY)

    Captain Tamiko T. Gheen (USAF)

    Flight Commander, TRICARE Operations & Patient Administration

    375th Medical Support Squadron

    Scott AFB, Illinois 62225

    CHIEF MASTER SERGEANT FRED ARCHER MILITARY AWARD (SNCO CATEGORY)

    Senior Master Sergeant Eric A. Simon

    Program Manager, Maintenance Manpower

    Directorate of Logistics, Force Protection, and Engineering (ACC/A4)

    Headquarters, Air Combat Command

    Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia

    SENIOR MASTER SERGEANT MARGARET FRANCES BARBOUR MILITARY AWARD (AMN-NCO CATEGORY)

    Technical Sergeant Terrance D. Cooley (USAF)

    NCOIC, Commander’s Support Staff

    837th Cyberspace Operations Squadron

    Joint Base San Antonio – Lackland, Texas

    The military awards will be presented during the Military/Diversity luncheon at the Rosen Centre Hotel, Orlando, Florida, on Thursday, August 8, 2019. Find specific information about the convention at https://www.taiconvention.com/ .

    POC for this event is Mr. Trent Dudley. If you have any questions not answered on the website, you may contact him at dudleytod1@gmail.com . Thank you for your continued support of this event commemorating a vital piece of our nation’s history.

  • 2019 Continuing the Legacy in Aviation

    Southwest Airlines invites rising sixth grade through undergraduate college students (accompanied by a parent or guardian) residing in the Continental U.S. to attend a hands-on aviation experience. Airfare and hotel accommodations are provided. Applications are due by Friday, August 16, 2019 at 11:59 pm CST. Finalists will be notified by Monday, September 2, 2019.
    The Continuing the Legacy in Aviation includes touring the Southwest Airlines’ Pilot and Flight Attendant Training Centers, Maintenance facility, Network Operations Control, Headquarters Emergency Command Center, and Listening Center; flying the Southwest Airlines’ flight simulators; visiting the Frontiers of Flight Museum; meeting Southwest Airlines’ Leaders; participating in the Technology Escape Room; learning the history of the Documented Original Tuskegee Airmen; and mentoring by retired and current Southwest Airlines Employees.

  • 2019 TAI National President Armed Forces Week and Memorial Day Letter

  • 2019 Tuskegee Airmen Incorporated National Military Awards

    All submissions must be received by 1700 CST 7 June 2019

    1. The purpose of this solicitation message is to request nominations for the 2019 Tuskegee Airmen Incorporated National Military Awards.

    2. Award recipients will be recognized August 8 – 10, 2019 at the 48th Annual Tuskegee Airmen National Convention at the Rosen Centre Hotel, Orlando, Florida.

    3. Eligibility: active component, reserve or guard members serving in any Branch of the US armed services. Awards will be presented to outstanding military members regardless of race, color, religion, national origin or gender.

    4. Nominations will be accepted by wings or wing equivalents (brigade level for US Army and US Marine Corps, or wing/strike group for Navy). Pentagon three letter offices will be considered wing equivalents (AF/A3O, SAF/AQA, etc.).

    The full message on Nomination Packages can be found at:2019TAI_MilitaryAwardsSolicitationMessage