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Women Can Fly Event at Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport – Cancelled

May 30, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Women Can Fly Virginia

Due to the Coronavirus precautions, the Women Can Fly event at Roanoke-Blacksburg Airport has been cancelled.

Women Can Fly Event
Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport
May 30, 2020 from 9 AM to 2 PM

This event will take place on May 30, 2020 from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM, rain or shine. There is an opportunity for a complimentary flight for all girls age 8 or older and women who register for a flight.

Sign up for a flight!

Pre-Flight Briefing
Prepare for your flight by learning about the aircraft controls and safety procedures.

Static Aircraft Displays/FAA Air Traffic Control Tours/Full Motion Flight Simulator Demonstrations/Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting (ARFF) Vehicle and Snow Removal Equipment  Displays/Aviation Exhibitors
Have a close up look at aircraft. Take a tour of the Air Traffic Control Tower. Feel what it is like to pilot a plane in a full motion simulator. See an ARFF vehicle up close and talk to Public Safety Officers. Climb up into the seat of a Snow Plow and learn how snow is removed from runways and taxiways. Talk to exhibitors.

Meet and Greet
Talk with women aviators, student pilots, and professionals who will be happy to discuss their experiences and answer any questions, including how to get started with flight training or learning about career opportunities in aviation.

Complimentary Flight
Enjoy a flight in a private airplane with volunteer pilots who would love to share their passion with you!

For questions contact:
Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport
Amanda Snapp DeHaven
(540) 362-1999 x265

Women Can Fly is a volunteer organization whose mission is to promote women of all ages to fly. We are pilots and aviation enthusiasts who know the exhilaration of flight, the joy of discovering new horizons, the friendships born of shared visions, with the hope that more women will fulfill their dreams by joining us.


May 30, 2020
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Roanoke-Blacksburg Regional Airport
5202 Aviation Dr NW
Roanoke, VA 24012 United States
(540) 362-1999
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