Sq 51 at California Wing Conference 2017
Members of Squadron 51 attended the California Wing Conference in Ontario, CA over the weekend of Nov 18-19th. The conference is a great opportunity to educate ourselves, celebrate achievements and network with other members. Courses ranged from techniques and tricks of base staff, air crew and ground teams, to professional development and policies about driving corporate vehicles. Saturday culminated in an evening awards banquet for notable members. Congratulations to 1st Lieutenant Michael Liu who won Mission Observer of the Year. Lt Liu was also honored with the esteemed Meritorious Service award along with Major Charles Christian (our Group 1 Deputy Commander) for their work on the new mission alerting system. 1st Lt Matthew Saak was nominated for Character Development Instructor of the Year.
Three members of Squadron 51 attended: Maj Benjamin Karabian, 1st Lt Michael Liu, and 2d Lt Kate Scott.