Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

EAA Young Eagles Flight Rally

April 23 @ 9:00 am 12:00 pm

Free

Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 1094 and EEA Chapter 1475 of Wood County, assisted by the Civil Air Patrol Squadron Tx450, will host a Young Eagles Flight Rally at Sulphur Springs Municipal Airport, offering area youth ages 8-17 free airplane rides. A parent or guardian (not a family member or friend) must be present and register of each participant. Preregister at https://youngeaglesday.org/?3282.

Young Eagles Program was created to interest young people in aviation. Pilots at the event will explain workings of their airplanes and allow youth to discover how airplanes fly and how pilots ensure safety is the prime concern before every flight.

For more information about this event, contact Ben Scarborough at 903-850-8113 or [email protected].

In the event of rain or high winds, the event will be rescheduled to May 21 at the Wood County Airport in Quitman.

For more information about EAA, visit www.eaa.org. For more information about the Young Eagles program, visit www.youngeagles.org For more information about CAP, call 860-604-9750.