|Title||Astronauts Memorial 1991 Corporate Award to Delta|
|Collection||Whit Hawkins Collection|
|Description||Polished black granite stone square. Top is printed with light gray logo of Astronauts Memorial Foundation and text "The Astronauts Memorial / 1991 Corporate Award / Those We Honor / Charles A. Bassett II, Manley "Sonny" Carter, Roger B. Chaffee, Theodore C. Freeman, Virgil "Gus" Grissom, Gregory B. Jarvis, S. Christa McAuliffe, Ronald E. McNair, Ellison S. Onizuka, Judith A. Resnik, Francis "Dick" Scobee, Elliot M. See, Jr., Michael J. Smith, Edward H. White II, Clifton C. Williams" Front side has a silvertone metal plate printed: "DELTA AIR LINES"|
|Artist/Maker||United Trophy Mfg., Casselberry, FL|
Owned by Whit Hawkins.
Delta was a corporate sponsor of the Astronauts Memorial Foundation's Space Mirror Memorial at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida. Dedicated in 1991 by Vice President Dan Quayle, the Space Mirror was designated a national memorial by Congress and President George Bush.
Hawkins, W. Whitley "Whit," 1931-2017
Delta Air Lines
Astronauts Memorial Foundation
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)