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Community Day Activities at Skagit Regional Airport Set for Sept. 17

The community is invited to explore the world of aviation when the Port of Skagit hosts Community Day at Skagit Regional Airport from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sept. 17. Admission is free.

The event will combine education, career counseling and fun activities while showcasing the airport as a valuable community asset. Events will take place at the airport, 15400 Airport Drive, Burlington.

The program involves these activities:

·         Flying and static aircraft displays from Heritage Flight Museum and Corporate Air Center

·         Sign-ups for Young Eagle Flights for 8-17 year olds

·         Aviation lectures

·         Youth activities

·         Food and drink vendors round out the offerings.

The 2016 Community day is made possible by Skagit Airport Support Association, Heritage Flight Museum, and other airport businesses. 

If you are a reporter seeking information about the Port of Skagit, please call Andrew Entrikin, community outreach administrator, at 360-757-0011 or email andrew@portofskagit.com