Air Racing Pedestals

Eighteen pedestals highlighting 18 significant people, events and airplanes form the 1929 – 1949 era of National Air Races are featured along the back of the Marjorie Rosenbaum Aviation Plaza at Burke Lakefront Airport.

  1. National Air Races
    – GIFT OF THE AXELROD FAMILY
  2. Clifford W. Henderson
    – INDEPENDENCE EXCAVATING
  3. 1929 Air Races
    – IN MEMORY OF NICHOLAS M. DEVITO
  4. Doug Davis
  5. Travel Air Mystery Ship
  6. Thompson Trophy Race
    – RICHARD L. BOWEN + ASSOCIATES, INC.
  7. Wedell-Williams
  8. Roscoe Turner
    – HERO OF 2 KIDS—ERNEST & JACOB ROSENBAUM
  9. Laird-Turner Special
  10. Gee Bee
    – GIFT OF MR & MRS MICHAEL R. GALLAGHER
  11. Jimmy Doolittle
    – IN MEMORY OF MARK ADAM LANGE
  12. Bendix Trophy Race
    – ASHTECH CORPORATION AND THE DEROY FAMILY
  13. Jackie Cochran
    – THE BFGOODRICH COMPANY & PATTY WAGSTAFF
  14. Jimmy and Mae Haizlip
  15. Steve Wittman
  16. Benny Howard
  17. Mister Mulligan
  18. Cook Cleland
    – WESTERN RESERVE AVIATION HALL OF FAME