Marion Blakey Receives the Wright Brothers Memorial Trophy

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Marion C. Blakey, President and CEO, AIA, was presented with the Wright Brothers Memorial Trophy on December 13, 2013 to commemorate her significant and lasting leadership in aviation. The trophy represents the highest honor in aviation and is presented annually to a living person by the National Aeronautic Association (NAA) at the Washington Aero Club's annual dinner.

Ms. Blakey joins a long list of prestigious honorees including famous aviators, space pioneers, government officials and celebrities. For a copy of Ms. Blakey's acceptance speech, please click here.

For more great information on this wonderful event, please read the article that appeared in the Washingtonian on December 16, 2013 on the Wright Memorial Dinner.

Photos from the awards ceremony are courtesy of NAA.