Kids can take to the skies this weekend at the Experimental Aircraft Association’s annual Young Eagles Flight Rally.
Children ages 8 – 17 are invited to enjoy a free flight on a first-come, first-served basis on Saturday (Jan. 25) from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Kids will learn about the mechanics of flight and safety and receive an official log book and instructions to complete an online training course.
Participants are instructed to wear comfortable clothing, be in good health and be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian for completion of paperwork.
The flight rally takes place at Albert Whitted Airport, 107 Eighth Ave., S.E., St. Petersburg.
For more information on the EAA Young Eagles Flight Rally, visit www.awaps.org or call (727) 822-1532.