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Girl Scout Aviation Day

Dates: Sat 4/27/13 9 am-12:30 pm

Location: Chicago Executive Airport, Wheeling, IL

Grades: 4-8

Cost: Girls $15.00  Adults: $12.00

Members of the Ninety-Nines will lead exciting stations including the principles of aerodynamics, preflighting (and sitting in!) an airplane, learning about the history of women in aviation, careers and more! The Ninety-Nines was founded in 1929 by a group of pioneering women aviators and today includes more than 5,000 members throughout the world. Members may be professional pilots for airlines, industry and government; flight instructors; technicians; mechanics; and general aviation pilots. Most of all they are women who love to fly and share their passion with the next generation of women pilots. Program includes an Aviation patch and a light snack.

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