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May 31, 2013
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Kids learn about flying

Editor: Unless you are the proud parent of a sixth-grader in one of the Douglas County elementary schools, you missed something very special this week. All of the 463 sixth-grade students were given the opportunity to learn about aviation and Minden-Tahoe Airport. The Sports Aviation Foundation in fulfilling the education component of their mission hosted this three-day event, and along with Wolf Aviation Foundation, provided funding to cover the transportation expenses to and from the schools. Nine separate educational stations including volunteers from Care Flight, Civil Air Patrol, Soaring NV, Hutt Aviation, and many interested local pilots and aviation enthusiasts …

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The Record Courier Updated May 31, 2013 08:48AM Published May 31, 2013 08:48AM Copyright 2013 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.