Co-Ed camp June 23-28,
all-girls camp July 14-19
RALEIGH – There
is still time for students in the Elizabeth City area to learn about aviation
at Aviation Career Education camps, sponsored by the N.C. Department of Transportation Division of Aviation and the North
Carolina Airports Association.
As many as 30 rising high school students can attend the co-ed
ACE camp on the campus of Elizabeth City State University June 23-28. There also will be a camp for
girls July 14-19. Students at both camps will stay overnight on campus. The
cost for each camp is $150 per student. The application deadline for the co-ed
camp is May 10 in order to receive a camp T-shirt. Registrations for the all-girls
camp will be accepted until June 6.
Students will learn
about the theory of flight, aviation history, aircraft maintenance and new
technologies. Attendees will study real-world aviation applications, aviation
principles such as thrust and vectoring, and aircraft construction. They also
will have the opportunity to fly radio-controlled aircraft and work on aircraft
model design projects, as well as take field trips to aviation industry
For more information about ACE camp applications, contact Tangie Bonds
at (252) 335-3443 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can also contact NCDOT Division of Aviation Safety and Education Specialist
Tom Freeman at (919) 814-055 or email@example.com.