Erlander Home Museum

404 S. 3rd Street Rockford, IL 61104 815-963-5559 www.swedishhistorical.org

The Real Aviators of Rockford

It was the “Mad Men” era of martini lunches and Saturday night parties for the close-knit, highly skilled group of pilots who flew Rockford executives in the 1950s and ’60s. Gail Ravitts recounts her husband’s experience and the aviators he worked alongside.