MEDIA ALERT – 9:30 a.m. Monday: EAA to Dedicate AirVenture’s Marquee Area as ConocoPhillips Plaza
OSHKOSH, Wis. – The EAA will dedicate AirVenture’s “West Ramp” marquee attraction area as ConocoPhillips Plaza in a special ceremony 9:30 a.m. Monday, July 25.
The dedication ceremony marks a multi-year agreement by ConocoPhillips to be the presenting sponsor of ConocoPhillips Plaza. The area is customarily the hub of activity at AirVenture.
ConocoPhillips’ legendary, 84-year-old history of aviation leadership, service and innovation – plus its longstanding support of EAA’s Young Eagles program – makes for an ideal tie-in to AirVenture’s marquee event area.
“ConocoPhillips has been a long-time AirVenture supporter, and we are delighted to bring them on board as the title sponsor of ConocoPhillips Plaza,” said Tom Poberezny, EAA and AirVenture chairman. “Their support is a big reason why we are able to bring in the marquee attractions featured at Oshkosh.”
Daily “must-visit” opportunities at the 10,000 square-foot ConocoPhillips Tent include historic war birds, an FAA-approved flight simulator, historical aviation photo opportunities, aviation giveaways, the ConocoPhillips History Trail (featuring aviation innovations and influencers), and more.
Dedication of ConocoPhillips Plaza with the EAA and ConocoPhillips.
Ribbon cutting with Tom Poberezny, EAA Chairman, Rod Hightower, EAA President, and Kristi DeJarlais, Global Brand Manager Global Brand and Community Investments for ConocoPhillips.
Multi-year sponsorship helps EAA bring in marquee attractions to AirVenture.
ConocoPhillips has 84-year history of aviation leadership and service.
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ConocoPhillips is an international, integrated energy company with interests around the world. For more information, go to www.conocophillips.com.