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    Virginia Air & Space Science Center’s New Space Explorer Gallery

    Huge things have been happening behind the scenes! Come check out our new Space Explorer Gallery! The new gallery offers dozens of interactive displays, showcases artifacts in innovative and exciting ways, and brings cutting edge exhibits to Hampton Roads. The IMAX Theatre is newly renovated too! Let us ‘wow’ you from the new floors up

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    2022 WOMEN CAN FLY HELD AT HAMPTON ROADS EXECUTIVE AIRPORT

    Sunny skies and free airplane rides brought smiles to the faces of many at the annual Women Can Fly event at Hampton Roads Executive Airport on Saturday, June 11. It was the first exposure to aviation and possible careers in the field for a large contingent of attendees. The event started in Virginia in 2013

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    The WASP — Women Airforce Service Pilots

    The WASP — Women Airforce Service Pilots — of World War II were amazing, courageous pilots. And if you’ve never heard of them, check out our 2020 episode Fly Girl. They did all kinds of non-combat flying during the war, from ferrying planes to towing targets so they could be shot at with live ammunition.

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    WOMEN CAN FLY HELD AT WARRENTON-FAUQUIER AIRPORT

    Warrenton-Fauquier Airport was bustling with excitement for its annual Women Can Fly event on Saturday, June 4. The day served as the first opportunity for many to be introduced to aviation and the many career pathways available. The inaugural flying event, which was launched in 2013 in Virginia is co-sponsored by the Ninety-Nines Inc. (International

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    2022 Annual Meeting, Farm House Dinner, & Shannon Air Museum Tour

    THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS OF THE VIRGINIA AERONAUTICAL HISTORICAL SOCIETY Cordially invites you to attend the 2022 Annual Meeting, Farm House Dinner, & Shannon Air Museum Tour Saturday, July 16, 2022 Noon – 3:00 p.m. Shannon Airport, Fredericksburg, VA $25.00 per person (Non-refundable) Reception, Virginia Farmhouse “Dinner”, Board Member introduction Tours start at 11:00 a.m.

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    Make Plans to Volunteer This Year at the Culpeper Air Fest

    Make Plans to Volunteer This Year! Planning is Underway! Would you like to help out at this year’s Culpeper Air Fest? We are always looking for volunteers to help during the weekend of the show. If you are interested click on the button below to see where you can help us and sign up. We

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