Tuesday, November 3, 2009

Aviation Adventures at the Florida Air Museum Presents Bill Guenon


Join us for a special Veteran's Day Aviation Adventures Program
Friday, November 13, 2009 at 7:00 p.m.

"Secret and Dangerous - Night of the Son Tay P.O.W. Raid"
Presented by Bill Guenon, author, lecturer and Air Commando Pilot



Bill Guenon has spent the majority of his aviation career covering many facets of the transportation industry for both military and civil applications on a global basis.  He has served in the U.S. Air Force as a command pilot, senior air traffic controller, and team leader for the USAF ATC analysis program. A career highlight was Bill's participation in the 1970 Son Tay P.O.W. Raid which is detailed in the book "Secret and Dangerous - Night of Son Tay P.O.W. Raid," a thrilling eyewitness account of the secret humanitarian mission. During his Aviation Adventures presentation, Bill will share his experience as one of the air commando pilots who flew the amazing 'C-130' aircraft on the edge of a stall, at night, while leading six helicopters in close formation deep into North Vietnam for a daring rescue attempt of POWs being held in the shadows of Hanoi.

For more information on Bill Guenon or to purchase "Secret and Dangerous - Night of Son Tay P.O.W. Raid" click here

In observance of Veterans Day, this special Aviation Adventures lecture will be offered free of charge to all veterans and Florida Air Museum members.

Individual - $10 per lecture
Student -     $5 per lecture


Space is limited.  All who wish to attend must RSVP by phone, (863) 904-4000, or email, RSVP@sun-n-fun.org. Seating cannot be guaranteed without a reservation.        A  valid veteran or student ID is required.

To Purchase Online:

To Purchase By Phone or Email:

863-644-2431 or Museum@sun-n-fun.org


Save with a special Aviation Adventures Lecture Package available only to Florida Air Museum members at the discounted price of $20. The package includes admission to the January 8, February 12 and March 12 presentations. 

Lectures packages and memberships will be sold during the November 13, 2009 lecture and also may be purchased by calling (863) 644-2431 or at the Museum information desk. (Purchase in non-refundable. Offer expires December 31, 2009)


For more information on the Aviation Adventures Speaker Series click here or download a brochure. For more information on The Florida Air Museum please visit www.FloridaAirMuseum.org, call 863-644-2431 or email Museum@sun-n-fun.org.



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The Florida Air Museum at Sun 'n Fun

4175 Medulla Road,Lakeland FL 33811

Tel: 863-644-2431

E-mail: Museum@sun-n-fun.org


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