2018 Chapter Awards Luncheon

Save the date and plan to join us for our 6th Annual Awards Luncheon on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at the Hilton Garden Inn on Route 184 in Groton, CT.

Our theme this year is “Aviation History: Looking Back to Fly Forward”, and our Keynote speaker is CT BPA Vice-President and Chief Pilot Roy Bourque from Norwich, CT.

Roy Bourque was born and raised in New England as a Roman Catholic. He lived much of his childhood in Westford, Massachusetts, lived three years in Hudson, New Hampshire, and spent his last year of high school where he graduated in Jackman, Maine.


Roy enlisted in the navy where he was trained in the nuclear power field. Learned subjects included  basic electricity and electronics, nuclear and conventional physics and chemistry, electromagnetic theory, electrical generation, and advanced mathematics.

Roy is one of the founding members of BPA CT, joining his co-worker from Norwich Public Utilities, Aaron (Al) Daniels, our current Chapter President. He retired after 31 years, having served as the control room supervisor for 14 years.


Roy has been a member of the Civil Air Patrol for 16 years. He is a licensed private pilot, and teaches cadets in the areas of aerospace education and emergency services. He recieved his pilot’s license from Coastal Aviation at Groton-New London Airport. His hobbies include photography and theatrical lighting design. Roy is a homeowner and lives with his wife Linda in Norwich, Connecticut. He has two stepchildren and several grandchildren.

Tickets for the luncheon are on sale now at $35 per person, $30 for Children under 12. You can also support the event by purchasing an ad, tickets, or by becoming a Patron:

  1. Personal Patron (one line) $10.00
  2. Eighth page ad (4 x 2.5″) $75.00
  3. Quarter page ad (4 x 5″) $100.00
  4. Half page ad (8 x 5″) $150.00
  5. Full page ad (8 x 10.5″) $275.00
  6. Silver Supporter $375.00**
    Includes a table for 8, a 1/2 page ad in the souvenir book (8 x 5″) and a link to your website from our sponsor’s page for the event. If you’d like your ad in the center of the ad book or on the inside front cover, please add $100
  7. Gold Supporter $475.00**
    Includes a table for 8, a full page ad in the souvenir book (8 x 10.5″) and a link to your website from our sponsor’s page for the event. If you’d like your ad in the center of the book or the inside front cover, please add $100. Want the back cover? Please add $150.

Click the link below for a downloadable Advertising Form, complete it and mail it back to us at the address provided. Please make checks payable to “Flight Officer Connie Nappier Jr. Chapter of BPA” or “CT BPA”.

Award Luncheon ad book and patron form

Luncheon Flyer

**Properly sized, camera ready ads can be emailed as a PDF to info@bpact.org with the subject “2018 Award Luncheon Ad”. You can also supply your advertisement as clean reproducible artwork. Call  Aaron Daniels, Chapter President, at 860-710-0199  with any questions.

Want to arrange for your Ad or Patron listing via PayPal? Please use the button below, and select the appropriate option:

Luncheon Advertising Options

Luncheon Tickets

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