The 3rd Annual O.P. National Aviation Day Celebration - FREE EVENT
Monday, August 19th from 8:30 until 3:00 will be Aviation Day at the Erie International Airport (Northcoast Air hangar of Asbury Rd on Kudlak Drive)
Scouts will be able to earn the Aviation Merit Badge. Throughout the day Scouts will hear presentations on aviation, learn how pilots plot courses (and plot one themselves), get a behind the scenes tour of the airport, help a pilot go through pre-flight inspections of a plane, and create their own glider to be used in a friendly competition.
There will be several aircraft on display, along with the pilots to answer any questions. Don't forget to bring a friend!
Registration is simple and FREE! Just sign up at the Scout Office or by emailing Jared Magoon at firstname.lastname@example.org. There must be leadership from each unit sufficient for their Scouts attending. Registration Deadline is August 9th
Lastly, flights are in no way part of this event or in conjunction with this event.
Oliver Perry District
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