Harrison Ford To Receive NBAA’s Humanitarian Award

 - October 3, 2013, 3:15 PM

Actor and general aviation pilot Harrison Ford will receive NBAA’s Al Ueltschi Award for Humanitarian Leadership during the opening session of the association’s annual convention in Las Vegas on October 22. “In addition to his extensive work as an outspoken champion for general aviation, including numerous appearances before Congress, Ford also regularly flies missions in support of humanitarian and philanthropic causes,” NBAA said. “For example, Ford has participated in the Cessna Citation Special Olympics Airlift. Additionally, he works with the Corporate Angel Network, flying cancer patients to treatment centers.”