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    WAI ANNOUNCES 2021 SCHOLARSHIPS

    Women in Aviation International (WIA) has announced scholarships being offered for 2021. The opportunity to apply for scholarships that help members reach their goals and advance in aviation and aerospace careers are a major benefit of membership in WIA. In 2020, WIA awarded 151 scholarships valued at $831,365.00. Scholarships are available for flight training, engineering,

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    UNITED AIRLINES PLANS 25,000 FLIGHTS NEXT MONTH

    While travel demand remains depressed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the number of airline passengers nationwide has increased in recent weeks. In response, United Airlines has announced it will schedule almost 25,000 flights during the month of August. This is three times the number of flights the airline flew in June. “We’re taking the same

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    Trailblazers: AETC honors first women pilots in Air Force history

    By Capt. Kenya Pettway, Air Education and Training Command Public Affairs / Published June 29, 2020 In 1975, the chief of staff of the Air Force announced the establishment of a test program for female pilots and navigators. Although women had already proven their ability to fly military aircraft, such as the WASPs had in

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    Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation

    Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation

    Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation July 3 at 5:26 AM   Delaware Aviation Museum Participates In U.S July 4th National Celebration Georgetown, Delaware — As part of our Country’s 4th of July National Celebration, Delaware’s Own World War II B-25 Bomber, “Panchito” will participate in a Heritage Flight over the White House during the afternoon ceremonies. Participating

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    DINWIDDIE AIRPORT HIGHLIGHTS

    Are you looking for a fun, educational, and unique aviation activity? Are you interested in aviation or how an airport works? Well, consider a tour of the Dinwiddie County Airport. Learn about the parts of an airport, daily operations, fueling, airport markings, aircraft, flying, and so much more! Bring a bag lunch and enjoy your

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    The Future Of Airport Design After COVID-19, According To An Airport Architect

    The Future Of Airport Design After COVID-19, According To An Airport Architect

    The Future Of Airport Design After COVID-19, According To An Airport Architect Suzanne Rowan Kelleher, Senior Contributor One major event can transform the air travel experience for years to come, recalls Ty Osbaugh, a principal and leader in Gensler’s aviation practice. Nearly two decades ago, on 9/11, the airport architect was in Chicago working on

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