Aviation Student Training Experience

UW-Green Bay’s Youth Camps, in partnership with CAVU Aviation, Inc., is offering a one-day aviation experience for campers ages 12-17 on June 14, 2019. This training experience will be off-site at the Green Bay Austin Straubel Airport, headquartered at Tailwind Flight Center.

Participants will learn about the basic aerodynamic principles involved in how an aircraft flies, the training needed to become a pilot and career opportunities in aviation. Facility tours will include the Green Bay control tower and radar center*, corporate jet facilities, CAVU Flight Academy, and the National Weather Service*.

Each participant will also have the opportunity to take a discovery flight in a training aircraft with a FAA Certificated Flight Instructor. All Discovery flights will be conducted by an FAA Certificated Flight Instructor. *Austin Struabel (GRB) Airport is a working airport and no tours are guaranteed until the day of the event. All tours are provided on a contingency basis.

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Last Modified: March 1, 2019