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Follow Our Ray Aviation Scholar
Congratulations to Brian Ackles - EAA180's first Ray Aviation Scholar
Prepping for Solo
Our Ray Aviation scholar has been busy at work with his instructor Brett Williamson. He should be taking his solo later this month (September). As part of the scholarship program, EAA National provides a Solo T-Shirt to be worn on the special day... but no ripping off the back!
Ray Aviation Scholarship Award
In February, we received the exciting news that EAA National selected EAA180 to receive a Ray Aviation Scholarship. The $10,000 is awarded to a deserving youth for application toward their flight training expenses. The EAA180 Board met with three highly qualified candidates and has selected Brian Ackles as the 2020 Scholarship recipient.
First Flight Training Session
Here is EAA180 member, Universal Flight Training Instructor Brett Williamson, taking our Ray Scholar on his first in-air training session this August. Our scholar was also provided a Ray Aviation baseball cap, sported in this picture, provided by EAA National.