~ 9/23 Girls in Aviation Day, 9:30 am- 12:30 am presented by First in Flight, a Women in Aviation International Chapter (NC Women in Aviation) and Sugar Valley Airport. First in Flight is a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting women in the aviation industry through providing support and scholarships to young women getting started in the aviation field. Young girls between the ages of 8 - 17 can come out to participate in aviation related events, ranging from an aircraft display, flying a flight simulator, and even discovering their first experience flying in an airplane! The event will have hamburgers and hot dogs with french fries for $5, offered by the aviation organization, EAA Chapter 1083. The event is free to attend to all participants, but space is limited! For more information check out this event invitation.To see highlights from last year's event click here. ~ 10/13 Fall session of Aviation Ground School begins.