Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum

Donors

The National Air and Space Museum thanks the individuals and organizations that have supported the Museum in a variety of ways, including contributions to construct Phase Two of the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, membership in the National Air and Space Society, and engravings on the National Aviation and Space Exploration Wall of Honor. Below is a list of the contributions of $2,000 or more. We are grateful to all supporters of the Museum.

October 1, 2008 through September 30, 2009

$1,000,000 or more
Airbus
Lee H. Cruse Trust in Memory of Vicki Cruse

$100,000 to $999,999
The Boeing Company
County of Fairfax
FedEx Corporation
GE Aviation
Christian L. and Edna M. March
Mars Chocolate North America, LLC
Lockheed Martin
Northrop Grumman Corporation
PNC Foundation
Safe Flight Instrument Corporation

$50,000 to $99,999
Joe Clark
Thomas and Jamie Pumpelly

$20,000 to $49,999
Anonymous
Aerojet
Stephen T. Alexieff
Armed Forces Communications & Electronics Association
Susan and Jim Cargill
The Charles Simonyi Fund for Arts and Sciences
The Gertrude E. Skelly Charitable Foundation
Lt. Col. and Mrs. Milton R. Gunther, USAF (Ret.)
Linda A. Mars
Retired Airline Pilots Association
Richard H. Robb and Rebecca E. Crown
Owen F. Ruggles
Southwest Airlines
WTOP Radio 103.5 FM

$10,000 to $19,999
Mrs. Agnes M. Brown
Ms. Melba Cornell
Doris and Donald Fisher
Edsel B. Ford II
James M. and Anita K. Guyette
Robert Harris and Susan Rothermund
Hawker Beechcraft Corporation
Allan M. Holt, The Hillside Foundation, Inc.
Dorothy Post Hoover
Robert L. and Anne K. James
Lucien LeClere
Les and Janice Lederer
The Estate of Donald S. Lopez
Mr. and Mrs. Alan H. Lund
Melissa and Robert Mittman
Jack Pelton
Si and Betty Robin
In Memory of Pierce Runnells
Sporty's Foundation

$2,000 to $9,999
Anonymous (4)
David and Beryl Adcock
Warren Ross Anderson
Richard Colin Barkell
Susan Wilky Baxter and Thomas A. Baxter
Robert Birmingham
Blank Rome LLP
Wesley G. Bush
Capt. Eugene A. Cernan
Melissa Courtney
John V. Croul
Robert Daniels
Shelia and Hayden Davis
Dean S. Edmonds Foundation
Mary F. Dominiak
ExxonMobil Foundation
Fairfax County Convention and Visitors Association
Harrison Ford
Mr. and Mrs. Carl S. Gewirz
Colonel and Mrs. Richard H. Graham, USAF, Ret.
Raymond Gundlach, Jr.
Richard L. Hedden
Conrad N. Hilton Foundation
Nora Hsu and Barry C. Davis
David and Johanna Hurley
Thomas and Elizabeth Jones
James Cornell Kellogg
Loudoun Convention and Visitors Association
John and Adrienne Mars
Bruce and Jolene McCaw
Microsoft
PPG Aerospace
Mr. William J. Pulte
Brig. Gen. and Mrs. Jon A. Reynolds, USAF (Ret.)
Donald Rice
Rolls-Royce North America Inc.
Gar C. Schulin
Carroll Shelby
Eva and Marc Stern
Major Willard H. Strandberg, Jr. and Mrs. Ann Strandberg
Mary Hart and Burt Sugarman
Dr. and Mrs. Richard G. Sugden
Frederick and Barbara Clark Telling
William E. Thomas, Jr.
Glenn W. Ward
Paula McCaskill Whitehouse and Michael Whitehouse

Smithsonian Legacy Society

The Smithsonian Legacy Society honors those who carry on James Smithson's tradition by making legacy gifts to the Institution, such as bequests, charitable gift annuities, charitable remainder trusts, pooled income fund gifts, gifts of retirement plans, or other giving vehicles. This list recognizes members of the Smithsonian Legacy Society who support the National Air and Space Museum.

Anonymous (12)
Stephen T. Alexieff
Mary Arnold
Mr. and Mrs. William R. Baecht
William and Nellie Baker
LeRoy T. Baseman
Mrs. Florence Baston
Colonel Charles Botula III, USAF (Ret.) and Mrs. Susan K. Botula
Mr. J.B. Brandt
Col. and Mrs. Arthur L. Brooke
Mrs. Agnes M. Brown
Mr. Warren F. Buxton, Ph.D., CDP
Mr. and Mrs. J. Otis Carroll
Earl F. Clayton
Phillip and Betty Crum
General and Mrs. J.R. Dailey
James H. Davis
Mr. and Mrs. A.C. Deichmiller
Kenneth G. and Sherry L. Dietz
Alan and Elizabeth Duckett
Robert L. Dwight
Mr. George Elliott
Mrs. Joan Engberg
Ken Ferrara
Albert and Marion Friedlander
Mr. Oscar Galeno
Aileen M. Garrett
Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth E. Gazzola
Lt. Col. and Mrs. Milton R. Gunther, USAF (Ret.)
Roger D. Hathaway
Mr. Geoffrey F. Hayes
Mr. and Mrs. Carl D. Herold
Mr. Jeff Hill
Dorothy Post Hoover
Captain Woodie W. Humburg
Mr. and Mrs. Milton M. Hyatt
Dennis R. Jenkins
Lieutenant Colonel Robert B. Jenkins, USAF (Ret.)
Stephen and Linda Kamen
John and Mary Lu Koenig
Richard and Marilyn Kolesar
Lt. Col. William K. and Mrs. Alice S. Konze
Margo Kurtz
M/SGT. Lionel L. Leblanc
Loetta Lewis
Shirley Loo
Frank J. Lukowski
Christian L. and Edna M. March
Mr. Ronald W. McCain
Robert and Mary McCallum
Mr. and Mrs. Carl Mikuletzky
Jerry Miller
Charles L. Modde
Mr. and Mrs. Roger K. Myers
Lt. Col. Frank D. Neill, Jr. (Ret.)
David A. Neiss
Homer C. Ogles
Bob and Janice Pound
Brig. Gen. and Mrs. Jon A. Reynolds, USAF (Ret.)
Mrs. Robert A. Rice
Owen F. Ruggles
Edward H. Sachtleben
Lieutenant Colonel Joseph R. Santa Barbara
Robert L. and Mary T. Schneider
Mrs. Ida Maxey Scott
Col. and Mrs. Robert S. Sherman
Denny G. Snyder
Dr. Harry Wayne Springfield
Paul and Janet Stahlhuth
Fred L. and Ruth B. Steele
Kevin B. Stone
Joseph and Elizabeth Suarez
Patty Wagstaff
Ms. Jeanne Wilson
ADCS Scott B. Wood, USN, Retired
Mr. Philip Woodruff
John and Sherry Ziegler


Mike Harreld, regional president PNC Bank; Eva Blum, chair of the PNC Foundation; Elmo; James E. Rorh, chairman and CEO of The PNC Financial Services Group; Gary E. Knell, president and CEO, Sesame Workshop; and Gen. Jack Dailey, director of the National Air and Space Museum at the press conference announcing the PNC Grow Up Great with Science grant.


A young visitor designs her own kite at the Kites of Asia Family Day, an annual event at the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum. The event is made possible by the generous support of the Northrop Grumman Corporation.


At the 2009 Charles A. Lindbergh Memorial Lecture are, left to right, National Air and Space Museum Director, Gen. John R. "Jack" Dailey; Bombardier's Vice President of Commercial Sales, Benjamin Boehm; and Maj. Gen. Joe H. Engle, featured speaker.


Board Member Agnes Brown and Col. David McGilvary at the National Air and Space Museum 2009 Trophy Awards dinner.


The National Aviation and Space Exploration Wall of Honor is located along a tree-lined walkway which leads directly into the National Air and Space Museum's Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center.