Gallogly is 37th Sword Recipient

December 23rd, 2010

During the Chairman’s Banquet at the 2010 ICAS Convention, Colonel Larry Gallogly of the Rhode Island Air National Guard was presented with the 2010 ICAS Sword of Excellence, in recognition of his outstanding service and personal contributions to the air show community.

Gallogly was recognized with the air show industry’s most prestigious award for two decades of work in the air show business. In addition to building his own show, he and his colleagues at the Rhode Island Air National Guard Air Show have helped to train hundreds of air show professionals from other shows, both civilian and military. Gallogly also served eight years on the ICAS Board of Directors, including one year as chairman during a difficult and turbulent period of transition for the organization. He was recognized for his considerable leadership and entrepreneurial skills and his deep and personal commitment to the air show business.