Who: Charlotte County 8th and 9th grade students.
What: Students will tour Western Michigan University flight operations and aircraft at PGD and learn the basic principles of flight. Students will then relocate to WMU campus on Airport Road for a tour of the aircraft simulator facility, receive a lesson, and complete an aircraft weight and balance calculation.
Where: Western Michigan University at the Punta Gorda Airport
When: October 13, 2018
1st Class—9:00 am—11:00 am
2nd Class—1:30 pm—3:30 pm
The Florida International Air Show STEM Workshop is open to Charlotte County 8th and 9th grade students.
Each class is limited to 30 students.
Each student must be accompanied by an adult*.
Upon completion of the program, students will receive a certificate and a free ticket to the Florida International Air Show.