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EAA, Lake in the Hills to hold Young Eagle rally

Published: Tuesday, May 13, 2014 12:43 p.m. CDT

LAKE IN THE HILLS – The Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 790 and the village's airport are sponsoring a Young Eagles Rally on Saturday.

The Young Eagles program sponsors free airplane rides for youngsters 8 to 17 years old as a way to introduce them to aviation, according to a news release.

The event is from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at the village's airport at 8407 Pyott Road.

Local pilots donate time, fuel and aircraft for the event, the news release said.

Chapter 790 also has events scheduled for June 14, July 12 and Oct. 11.

For more information, visit the EAA website at www.790.eaachapter.org.

- Northwest Herald

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