Gene Penzel to Receive Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award

Tuesday, January 10, 2012, at 5:30pm

Gene Penzel will receive the Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award which recognizes pilots who have demonstrated professionalism, skill and aviation expertise by maintaining safe operations for 50 or more years. Recipients are awarded a certificate and a lapel pin and are recognized in the Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award – Roll of Honor located online at

Additional safety information will be presented. Registration not necessary, but helpful at


Sandy’s Restaurant at KCGI Terminal Building

Cape Girardeau Regional Airport

4176 John E. Godwin, Jr. Drive

Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

5:30pm – All you can eat Catfish Platter & Beverage

6:30pm – Master Pilot Award

7:00pm – Guest Al Gorthy from the Office of Runway Safety.

You’re not required to purchase dinner to attend

Special Thanks to: Sandy’s Place Restaurant