Skip to main content Skip to main content

Mansfield Magazine

Aviation STEM for Girls

We are delighted to announce that we will be conducting a two-day Aviation STEM for Girls program this summer. The first of two sessions will take place Saturday and Sunday, June 25 and 26th. This program is for young ladies 15 to 17 years old and will be a partnership between the Fort Worth Aviation Museum, the Fort Worth and Dallas 99's, (women's aviation group), and Alliance Airport. The first day will consist of the following: Tour of our museum An introduction to aerodynamics Parts of an airplane Instruments Weather Careers in aviation and more Lunch included Day two will be held at the Alliance Airport where students will do an aircraft walk-around inspection before an actual flight in an airplane. A tour of the FAA Control Tower will also be included. Each girl will receive a certificate of completion and T-shirt to commemorate her flight. Cost per girl is $40. Limit of 21 girls per session. The second session will be held in August, but no date has been set. Scholarship opportunities may be available.

Date & Time

June 25, 2016



Like what you're reading? Subscribe to Mansfield Magazine's free newsletter to get regular updates

Embed this content on your website