Nomination Deadline Nears For 2007 Bingelis Award
January 26, 2007 — Time is winding down to submit nominations for the 2007 Tony Bingelis Award, an honor given annually to an outstanding EAA technical counselor for dedicated service and significant contributions in assisting members to build and restore their aircraft. The award was created in 2002 in honor of the late Tony Bingelis, a noted homebuilding authority and EAA Sport Aviation columnist who wrote 300 how-to articles from 1972 to 1996. Bingelis also authored four highly regarded homebuilding books.
The award will be presented at the annual Homebuilders Dinner held during EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2007.
To obtain a nomination form, visit Homebuilders Headquarters on the EAA Members Only website, or contact the EAA Safety Programs Office at 888-322-4636, ext. 6864. Nominations will be accepted through Thursday, February 1.