'Last Man on the Moon' Gene Cernan to Receive NBAA's Highest Honor at 2013 Convention

Meritorious Service to Aviation Award Recognizes Cernan's Tirelessness in Promoting Aerospace

Contacts: Dan Hubbard, (202) 783-9360, dhubbard@nbaa.org

Washington, DC, July 10, 2013 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) today announced that astronaut Eugene "Gene" Cernan, the “last man on the moon” and a frequent participant in NBAA events and programs, will receive the Meritorious Service to Aviation Award during a presentation at the association’s 2013 Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition.