EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. (November 14, 2016) – The Flight Test Historical Foundation is pleased to announce the selection of Mr. Danny Bazzell as our new General Manager.
The mission of the Flight Test Historical Foundation, a private, nonprofit 501(c)3 organization, is to preserve the rich local history of flight test by raising funds to support the development of the Air Force Flight Test Museum at Edwards AFB, California, and the museum’s Blackbird Airpark Annex at USAF Plant 42 in nearby Palmdale.
The Foundation’s fund-raising efforts focus primarily on the construction of a new museum that will be accessible to the general public, aircraft acquisition and restoration, and STEM scholarships. The Foundation also places Special emphasis on the development of STEM programs, presented both online and in person at the museum.
In the role of General Manager of the Foundation, Danny will plan, direct, carry out, and evaluate the Foundation’s program of fundraising, development, and fund investment. He will have the responsibility for interpreting the mission of the Foundation to the community, and focusing on fundraising activities to provide support to the Air Force Flight Test Museum and its STEM education mission.
Based on Danny’s extensive community connections, strong ties to the military, and demonstrated commitment to several charitable endeavors, the Foundation Board of Directors is confident in his selection to fill this key position. Please join us in congratulating Mr. Danny Bazzell and supporting the Air Force Flight Test Museum.