The generations he inspired are now hosting a special tribute. His close friend, Clay Lacy, will host the celebration of life, and aerobatic star Sean D. Tucker and famed airshow announcer Danny Clisham will serve as masters of ceremonies.
AOPA members are invited to the Nov. 18 event at Clay Lacy Aviation at Van Nuys Airport in Van Nuys, California. The ceremony will be from 2 to 4 p.m. with finger food and refreshments following the program. Those who plan to attend should RSVP by Nov. 10.