reunion dinner

Cradle event to honor Grumman’s fabled F-14

The Cradle of Aviation museum is celebrating Long Island’s aeronautic glory days with a dinner and panel discussion honoring Grumman’s F-14 Tomcat, arguably one of the nation’s finest-ever fighters. The event, set for April 21, kicks off at 4 p.m. with a reunion of Grumman execs, test pilots and other workers, followed by dinner and discussion. The panel includes Mike Rabens, Grumman’s former Top Gun and director of flight testing, astronaut and former F-14 pilot Winston…