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Women Can Fly Event Hampton Roads – Cancelled
June 13, 2020 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Women Can Fly – this event has been cancelled due to the Cornovirus precautions.
Hampton Roads Executive Airport
Saturday, 13 June 2020 from 10:00 AM to 02:00 PM
Online registration begins 1 April 2020
Girls and women, sign up here for your complimentary flight at Hampton Roads Executive Airport! The minimum age for a flight is eight (8). Flights will be given on a first-come, first-served basis. If the online registration is closed you can still show up at the event and sign up on the waiting list for a flight. There will be a mandatory Pre-Flight Briefing every hour starting at 10 AM that you must attend before you take your flight. It will explain the basics of how a plane flies so that you can better understand and appreciate your flight as well as going over some important safety rules.
This will be a brief walk around a plane with a licensed pilot who will provide you with all the necessary information to give you a safe and enjoyable ride.
Static Aircraft Display
Check out airplanes and helicopters by climbing inside and talking with the pilots. You will have the opportunity to have one-on-one time with the pilots of the aircraft. Make sure to check out Nightingale (emergency transport helicopter)!
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.
Enjoy a flight in a private airplane with volunteer pilots who would love to share their passion with you!
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.