Oshawa Young Eagles Flight Rally
Saturday June 17, 2017
Rain date: Sunday
FREE FLIGHTS FOR DURHAM REGION RESIDENTS
Youth aged 8 to 17 are eligible for a free flight in a small airplane!
Flights are offered annually at our Young Eagles Rally, typically the second or third Saturday of June each year.
Flights include a brief introduction on the basics of flight.
Participants will receive a Flight Certificate and Logbook.
Flights are subject to weather, pilot and aircraft availability.
Participants must be registered in advance.
A parent or legal guardian must sign a liability waiver at the event.
Flights are conducted at the main terminal at the Oshawa Executive Airport. Click for MAP
INTERNATIONAL YOUNG EAGLES PROGRAM
Young Eagles is an international program run by the Experimental Aircraft Association to introduce youth to aviation.
This rally is hosted by EAA members and volunteers in the Durham Region.
Pilots donate their fuel and aircraft to provide a free flight experience to Young Eagles.
EAA STUDENT MEMBERSHIP
All Young Eagles under age 18 are eligible for a free EAA Student membership. This includes the online EAA Sport Aviation magazine, e-newsletters, members-only website, Academy of Model Aeronautics Student Membership, free admission to over 300 science and technology museums, and more. Visit the Young Eagles website to register.
The membership is sponsored by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.
SPORTY′S ON-LINE GROUNDSCHOOL
Young Eagles who sign up for a free EAA Student membership have free access to Sporty′s Learn To Fly Course (groundschool for the Private Pilot license). This is a great way to begin your aviation education (ages 13 and older). The course is a $249 value and is sponsored by Sporty′s Pilot Shop.
Visit the EAA Young Eagles website to register. You will need your access code from the Young Eagles Logbook.
FREE FLIGHT LESSON
After completing the first three volumes of the Sporty′s Learn To Fly course, Young Eagles age 13 to 19 qualify for a free flight lesson at the flight school of your choice ($130 value).
WORLD′S LARGEST LOGBOOK
EAA keeps a list of every Young Eagles flight. Since 1992, more than 1.9 million Young Eagles have enjoyed a flight. If you have previously flown, search for your name in the World′s Largest Logbook
If you have questions about the event, please contact