Enshrinement Ceremony

Enshrinement 2024 Presented by Garmin SEPTEMBER 14, 2024 DAYTON, OH


The 60TH Annual Enshrinement ceremony is set to take place on September 14, 2024, at our iconic home in Dayton, Ohio. Don’t miss our milestone event, which promises to be a captivating celebration of aviation excellence, honoring the individuals whose groundbreaking contributions have shaped the world of flight.

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Meet The Class of 2024


The NAHF Class of 2024 is a remarkable ensemble of individuals who have left an indelible mark on the aviation and space industries. Their contributions span a wide spectrum of accomplishments, furthering the frontiers of flight and exploration. 

(The Late) Don Bateman


Aerospace engineer, revolutionized aviation safety by developing groundbreaking innovations, including the Ground Proximity Warning System (GPWS) and Enhanced Ground Proximity Warning System (EGPWS) that provide critical alerts to pilots about their proximity to the ground, obstacles, and terrain. Bateman spent most of his career as chief engineer of flight safety avionics at Honeywell before retiring in July 2016.

Thank you to our Enshrinement 2023 Partners!


Become A 2024 Enshrinement Sponsor

For details on how you can become and Enshrinement Sponsor contact Katie Main, at [email protected] or call 614-273-9966. 

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