SHARE   Facebook  |  Twitter

TAI Convention Early Bird Registration Extended

Exciting Convention Packages Available
$350 EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION EXTENDED
until June 15, 2016
 
For details, click on “REGISTER ONLINE” link below
Tuskegee Airmen Inc. 45th Annual Convention 
Celebrates 75 Years of Excellence
Documented Original Tuskegee Airmen 
Honored for Lifetime Legacy of Valor 
Indianapolis, Indiana – 24 May 2016 Tuskegee Airmen Inc. is set to host its 45th Annual Convention, July 12 – 17, 2016 at the Westin Indianapolis Hotel, Indianapolis, IN. An exciting treat is the continued year- long commemoration of the accomplishments of the Tuskegee Airmen; the long awaited Grand Celebration of the 75 th Anniversary of the “Tuskegee Airmen Experience.”
Pilots, nurses, mechanics, ground crew, air traffic controllers, meteorologists, stenographers, armorers and other support personnel saw the activation of the first black combat aviation unit at Tuskegee Army Air Field and other locations. March 22, 2016 marked the 75th anniversary of the inauguration of the U.S. Army Air Corps 99th Pursuit Squadron on March 22,,1941. Distinguished Honorees – Documented Original Tuskegee Airmen will be in attendance.
TAI 45th Annual Convention –  “Tuskegee Airmen – Beyond Expectations for 75 Years”
 
This year’s convention will proceed over several days and will feature a “Welcome Day”, “Heritage Day”, “Diversity/Military Day”, and “Youth Day” intermingled throughout TAI organizational business meetings, training seminars, historical documentation, and more. Rounding out the convention and celebration will be the Tuskegee Airmen Grand Gala onSaturday, July 16, 2016 from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
About Tuskegee Airmen Inc.
Tuskegee Airmen, Inc. (TAI), headquartered in Tuskegee, Alabama with 56 chapters in major cities and military installations across the U.S., was established over 40 years ago to educate the public and keep alive the legacy of those who were part of the Tuskegee Experience during World War II. Membership in TAI is open civilians, veterans, active duty and retired military from all service branches. For more information on TAI and a brief history of the Tuskegee Airmen of World War II, download the TAI Media Kit at http://tuskegeeairmen.org/wpcontent/uploads/2014TAIMediaKit.pdf
“To help celebrate this milestone of 75 years of excellence, we have set a goal to raise $75 Million over ten years for the Tuskegee Airmen Youth Aerospace and STEM Academy as a perpetual memorial to the Tuskegee Airmen,” says Brigadier General Leon Johnson, USAFR (Ret.), National President, Tuskegee Airmen, Inc. The Tuskegee Airmen Youth Aerospace and STEM Academy has the goal to simulate the efforts made beginning in 1941 that resulted in over 16,000 individuals being part of the Tuskegee Experience which proved that blacks could take on any and all aspects related to the field of aviation.
 

Grand Gala Special Guest Performer – GRAMMY NOMINEE – GLENN JONES!

“With a distinctive soulful sound, recording artist Glen Jones has cemented his spot in R&B/Soul music history. The Grammy nominee has an impressive catalog of timeless hits that topped the charts, and includes songs like “We’ve Only Just Begun (The Romance is Not Over),” “Show Me,” “Here I Go Again,” and “I’ve Been Searching (Nobody Like You).” With over 30 years under his belt, Jones is still flexing his gospel – infused vocal abilities and making sure he remains a force to be reckoned with in today’s music industry.” (SoulTrain.com)
We've Only Just Begun
We’ve Only Just Begun
Show Me
Show Me
Tuskegee Airmen, Inc. is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization. For more information and toREGISTER ONLINE:  www.tuskegeeairmen.org
TUSKEGEE AIRMEN INC. 2016 REGISTRATION FORM
MAKE A PLEDGE – HELP US BUILD THE TAI YOUTH & AEROSPACE ACADEMY
To donate, please visit us at : http://tuskegeeairmen.org/donate/
Our Sponsors
Media Contact:
Rick Sinkfield
TAI National Convention Public Relations Officer
Tuskegee Airmen Inc., P.O. Box 830060, Tuskegee, AL 36083