45 Young Eagles Take Flight Saturday At Greenville Airport

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The rain Saturday slowed, but did not stop, Young Eagles Day at the Greenville Airport. 45 youngsters took a free ride in an airplane as part of the festivities.

Larry Frey, president of the Greenville Pilot’s Association, told WGEL planes were grounded for about an hour-and-a-half longer than they hoped, but they still had a great day. Click below to hear more:

For more information on the Greenville Airport, call 664-0926.

The flight simulator...
The flight simulator…
Prepping the next young eagle for flight...
Prepping the next young eagle for flight…