Ventura County middle and high school students can explore exciting career opportunities in the aviation industry on October 25 at the Camarillo Airport. Students will have a chance to speak with industry professionals and learn how to pursue careers as pilots, drone operators, weather forecasters, aircraft mechanics and more.
Attendees will also have the opportunity to fly drones and participate in a “Make Garbage Fly” glider contest in which the gliders are built from recycled materials. There will also be fly-overs by vintage WWII aircraft and demonstrations of the Ventura County Fire Department’s airport crash and rescue truck.
WHAT: Aviation Career Day
WHEN: Friday, October 25, 2019 • 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
Optional Tours: 12:30 pm to 1:00 pm
WHERE: Camarillo Airport
Commemorative Air Force (CAF) Hangar, 455 Aviation Drive
This will be a highly visual event with great video, photo and interview opportunities. Media coverage is invited and additional information is in the attached flyer.
About the Ventura County Office of Education
The Ventura County Office of Education provides a broad array of fiscal, training and technology support services to local school districts, helping to maintain and improve lifelong educational opportunities for children, educators and community members. VCOE also operates schools that serve students with severe disabilities and behavioral issues, provides career education courses, and coordinates countywide academic competitions including Mock Trial and the Ventura County Science Fair. Learn more at: www.vcoe.org.
Ventura County Office of Education