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                                                              PATRIOTS FLIGHT SIMULATION

                                               YOUTH SUMMIT ON TECHNOLOGY

   AIRCRAFT DESIGN-JET MECHANICS-SYSTEMS ENGINEERING

ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING-AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL

AIRPORT MANAGEMENT-SPACE EXPLORATION





































































           




Johnny A. Martin, PMP, ESEP, SA

Co-Chair
Sr. Program Manager Technician
VENCORE


               

MISSION CRITICAL......






SECURING THE PIPELINE....

               

STEM CAREERS......



Karen Price-Ward, Regional Leader
Co-Chair

Community Affairs & Grassroot
Southwest Airlines





MAY 6, 2017

Flight Simulation Competition

Youth Summit on Technology

Bowie State University- Bowie, MD










General Information: The purpose of this project is to generate interest in the fields of avionics aeronautics, and aviation. Students will gain an understanding
of the skills involved in flight, not just from the piloting standpoint but the engineering and physics behind flying.  Students will be engaged in hands-on and conceptual perspectives by working with mentors and trainers who will instruct and inspire them to explore a variety of opportunities in these fields


Programs:This competition is for middle and high school students.  Students will learn the concepts and career opportunities that are available in the aerospace industry.  They will also learn the fundamentals of flying as well as fight technology.  Students will share their knowledge and be judged for competency in flight including takeoff, developing and maintaining flight paths, safely landing, and overall aeronautical skills during the competition.  They will compete in a fly off to determine the winner, the students with the best skill wins.


School:  This competition will be among middle and high school students.



Prize: 

1st Place:  Each member of the winning team will receive $100 Gift Card
2nd Place:  Each member of the winning team will receive $50 Gift Card

3rd Place:  Each member of the winning team will receive $25 Gift Card



Building Workshop Dates:  

  • Octbober 15, November 19, December 17, 2016 
  • January 21, February 18 March 18, and April 8,15, 22, 2017



Students: 

  • Increase their knowledge and understanding of the dynamics of the  flight technology
  • Tour facilities and test flight simulators
  • Work with specialists in the aviation industry as they build their flight simulators
  • Test their new found flight capability skills, and discover career opportunities available in the aerospace industry


Business and government support:


  • Mike Chapman (Edgespace Systems)
  • Southwest Airline
  • Mamie Mallory, Federal Aviation Administration

Fees:Must be a Patriots member.


 

Information and registration:Call Patriots at 301-925-9350 or email programs@patriots-ttc.org