Col. Chris Hadfield (Astronaut) and Don Bell (Co-Founder of WestJet) team up for the LIFT Gala at TELUS Spark on October 3, 2019

Provided by Canadian Owners and Pilots Association/CNW

CALGARY, Sept. 10, 2019 /CNW/ – For one night only, the LIFT gala brings together the who’s who of Canadian Aviation. Join Don Bell, the Co-Founder of WestJet and the Canadian Astronaut who spent 166 days in space, Chris Hadfield.

Enjoy a 5-course meal at this black-tie event where you’ll hear stories of their lives in aviation and meet business leaders and aviation companies from around the country.

The LIFT gala is here to support general aviation in Canada and all proceeds from the event go to the Flight Safety Foundation, which provides funding for education, training, and scholarships across the country.

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