Captain Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger was honored with the Howard Hughes Memorial Award for 2019 for his work in aviation safety. PacMin, a corporate sponsor, joined the AeroClub of Southern California to honor Sullenberger at the award banquet. Members from PacMin’s sales and production team were in attendance, including Denise Jennings, PacMin Business Development Manager, who also serves as an AeroClub board member.

The Howard Hughes Award honors exceptional leaders who have advanced the fields of aviation or aerospace technology. Recipients are recognized at an annual award banquet hosted at the Jonathan Club in Los Angeles, CA.

In addition to recognizing aviation leaders, the AeroClub is proud to award $40,000 in scholarships to high school and college students pursuing fields of study related to aviation and aerospace.