Middle, high school camps to be
held at Guilford Technical Community College in June
RALEIGH – There
is still time for students in the Greensboro 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 sixth-
through eighth-graders can attend the middle school ACE camps, while high
school camps will be held for as many as 30 students in grades 9-12. The ACE camp will be held June 10–14 at Guilford
Technical Community College’s Aviation Center, 260 North Regional Road, in
The camp will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through
Friday, and from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday. The cost is $150 per student,
and the application deadline is May 10 in order to receive a camp T-shirt.
Students will learn
about the theory of flight, aviation’s 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 applications, click here. For more information, contact Audrey Floyd
at (336) 334-4822 ext. 59010 or firstname.lastname@example.org. You
can also contact NCDOT Division of Aviation Safety and Education Specialist Tom
Freeman at (919) 814-0559 or email@example.com.