If you like trains, if you’re interested in the Civil War, if you’re curious about what life was like in Craven and Carteret County a hundred years before Cherry Point was built, then don’t miss the Eastern Carolina Aviation Heritage Foundation Gala. We are pleased to have our very own historian and author Eddie Ellis back with us again. He’s promised to bring fresh insights, new stories and recent discoveries about coastal Carolina sure to entertain and enlighten all who attend. More amazing tales of our local history with a little archeology thrown in this time. Don’t miss it!
Eddie Ellis will help the audience “Rediscover Your Future” by exploring the rich history of our region and how it has shaped the future. Proceeds from the event will benefit Eastern Carolina Aviation Heritage Foundation in our efforts to inspire young learners to pursue new and exciting career pathways through STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) education.
Join us for Annual ECAHF as we travel back in time like never before with the extraordinary talents of Author & Historian Eddie Ellis!
Proceeds from the event benefit Eastern Carolina Aviation Heritage Foundation
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Tickets: $55 each (2 for $100)
Call us for tickets: 252-444-4348
Tom and Susan Braaten
Bob and Carol Mattocks
PLEASE JOIN THE EASTERN CAROLINA AVIATION HERITAGE FOUNDATION FOR OUR 7TH ANNUAL GALA ON FEBRUARY 26, 2016
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Friday, June 12, 2015 5:00pm – 9:00pm
Havelock Tourist and Event Center
Please join the Eastern Carolina Aviation Heritage Foundation for our 6th Annual Gala.
Aviation today stretches the limits of our imagination and technological advances may be shifting the framework of the future. What exactly is an Unmanned Aerial System and how will it impact military operations and our everyday lives? The possibilities seem endless!
“UAV capabilities increase the flexibility of missions, adding new ways to provide aerial support to ground troops, shifting the way we may look at surveillance and reconnaissance in the future ” MajGen Tom Braaten, USMC (Ret)
Hear from top industry representatives developing new systems and from our local universities that are educating our leaders of tomorrow. Once again, MajGen Thomas A. Braaten, USMC (Ret) will be our Master of Ceremonies. Find out what the future may hold thanks to STEM— SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING AND MATH!
The Visitors Information Center and exhibits inside the building are now open to the public by appointment.
Please call 252-444-4348 for an appointment. Facemasks are required.
To Visit Our Aviation Exhibits
Havelock Tourist & Event Center
201 Tourist Center Drive
8 a.m. – 5 p.m. M-F
Groups are invited to schedule their visits and additional times may be available.
To Schedule Tours or Programs:
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The Next Generation of Aviators
Members Provide the Resources for the ECAHF to preserve and add interactive, STEM- related exhibits as well as to provide programming to educate students both in their schools and in our exhibit center. Please consider being a member each year.
To make a donation please mail to:
Eastern Carolina Aviation Heritage Foundation
PO Box 368
Havelock, NC 28532
For questions or to make a donation with a credit card please call 252-444-4348.