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Leesburg Executive Airport Hosts Open House on Sunday, June 24, 2018

Event will showcase the aviation businesses and flight schools at the airport.

Post Date:06/06/2018 10:10 AM

Crowd in terminal building at 2017 Airport Open HouseLeesburg, VA (June 6, 2018) – Interested in flying, either as a hobby or a career? The Leesburg Executive Airport’s open house on Sunday, June 24, 2018, will give the public the opportunity to learn more about aviation and the local aviation industry.  The open house will begin at 2:00 p.m. and conclude at 6:00 p.m.

Many of the aviation businesses based at the airport will have informational displays in the terminal building. Representatives from Angel Flight and Pilots N Paws will be on hand to discuss their charitable organizations’ free air transportation services for medical patients, rescue pets, and others in need. One of the PHI Medical medevac helicopter crews will be available to answer questions and, barring an emergency call, visitors will be able to view the medevac helicopter.

The flight schools that operate out of the Leesburg airport will provide information about their flight training programs and will offer visitors an up-close view of the advanced aircraft and flight simulators available for training. 

Visitors will be able to tour the Remote Air Traffic Control Tower center currently in testing and evaluation at the airport.  Food and beverages will available throughout the event on the terminal patio.

For more information, please visit www.leesburgva.gov/airport/open-house.  

Media Contact:
Betsy Arnett
Public Information Officer
barnett@leesburgva.gov
703-771-2734