Host Travolta to induct Mr. Bezos into the Living Legends of Aviation
John Travolta, the "Official Ambassador of Aviation" will host the 16th annual "Living Legends of Aviation Awards" on Jan. 18, 2019 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in California.
The event honors those who have made significant contributions to aviation.
Amazon and Blue Origin founder Jeff Bezos will be among the many accomplished people to receive awards this year.
Living Legend of Aviation Dr. Tom Enders, CEO of Airbus, will present Bezos with the "Jeff Bezos Freedom's Wings Award."
It honors Mr. Bezos's advancing the principles of freedom in business and his personal endeavors. Mr. Bezos will be inducted into the Living Legends of Aviation.
Mr. Travolta will honor Qantas with the "Safest, Longest Continuous Operating Airline Award." The award will be presented to Mr. Leigh Clifford, Qantas Chairman
Moderated by NBC Tom Costello, a "Fireside Chat with the "Legends" will round out the most spectacular Legends Awards event of the 16 years of historical and memorable aviation/aerospace celebrations.
The "Living Legends of Aviation Awards" are produced by the Kiddie Hawk Air Academy,