Salute to Congress



The International Propeller Club will recognize the leadership of The honorable Cedric Richmond (LA), with its 35th annual Salute to Congress award on May 1, 2019, reception and dinner at the Army Navy Country Club in Arlington.  We hope that you will be a sponsor and attend this prestigious event.  Click here to register.

The Propeller Club’s Salute to Congress is the maritime industry’s most prestigious and anticipated annual event in the Nation’s Capital.  For more than three decades, the Club and its members have recognized Members of Congress who have demonstrated consistent support for the maritime industry and the United States-flag Merchant Marine and, by extension, honors the entire Congress for its support of maritime causes.  

More than 250 guests are expected to attend including individuals from the executive and legislative branches as well as independent agencies, leaders from the maritime industry and members of the Propeller Club from throughout the nation.  If you have reserved a table at this year's Salute to Congress click here to fill out your guest seating. 

Photos and video from last year's event:  A gallery of photos from the 2018 Salute can be seen on this site or on Facebook. provided coverage of the event, including Chairman Wittman's remarks, which can be viewed on their website.

History of the Salute: You can see a list of past recipients of the Salute to Congress Award here.

The Honorable Cedric Richmond (LA).