NASA Legend HighlightsU.S. Naval Institute History Conference
With a special video address from former President George H. W. Bush, the U.S. Naval Institute welcomed an audience that included several hundred midshipmen to the 2011 U.S. Naval History Conference commemorating the centennial of naval aviation. The conference, held 17 September at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, covered the evolution of naval aviation from the earliest prop planes to today’s unmanned aircraft and beyond.