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Tables, Tickets Going Fast for Air Force Space Command 30th Anniversary Event

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Excitement is building for The Space Foundation Presents a 30th Anniversary Salute to Air Force Space Command, which will be held on Friday, Sept. 14, at The Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, Colo. Tables and tickets for the event celebrating of the 30th anniversary of Air Force Space Command (AFSPC) are selling quickly, so make your reservations today.

The dinner will feature former AFSPC and U.S. Strategic Command Commander Gen. Kevin Chilton, USAF, Ret. (above, center), current AFSPC Commander Gen. William L. Shelton, USAF (above, left) and presentation of the National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) Rocky Mountain Chapter's General James V. Hartinger Award and the Air Force Association (AFA) Lance P. Sijan Chapter's General Jerome F. O'Malley Distinguished Space Leadership Award, plus induction of winners of the Air Force Space and Missile Pioneer Award. The Air Force Academy band, Blue Steel, will entertain and Space Foundation Chief Executive Officer Elliot Pulham (above, right) will serve as master of ceremonies.

Click here for event details. Click here to purchase tables or tickets and to learn about sponsorship opportunities. Premium tables for the Colorado Springs event have sold out.

D.C. Event Sold Out

The dinner is one of two separate Space Foundation events next month celebrating AFSPC's 30th anniversary. The event planned for Washington, D.C., is sold out.

All Guests to Recieve Commemorative Poster, Courtesy of Northrop Grumman

Attendees at both events will each receive a commemorative Air Force Space Command 30th Anniversary poster, created for AFSPC by artist Richard Green (you may know him from his spectacular National Space Symposium posters) and printed by the Space Foundation with funding from Platinum Corporate Member Northrop Grumman.


This article is part of Space Watch: August 2012 (Volume: 11, Issue: 8).