Brownie Airport Tour

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11:00 am - 12:00 pm

University Park Airport



Uniform Class A

What:  Airport Tour

Who: Brownie Girl Scouts

When: Thursday, October 18th at 11AM

Where: University Park Airport

Optional: Complete the Fling Flyer Badge  at Burnell (Airport) Park from 12-1 and Brown Bag lunch

Details: The University Park Airport has invited all Brownies in Service Unit 416 to tour the airport which will include:

  1. Life Light Hangar – tour hangar, meet pilots and medical staff, learn about helicopter and how it differs from airplane.
  2. Pilot presentation – single engine aircraft – talk about profession and the plane and major parts
  3. Tour of Aircraft Maintenance Repair Station
  4. Fire engine display – why we have them, who operates them, demo and then some details on other equipment on board
  5. Business Professions – how a career in business is used here at the airport

The airport can only do this level of event on a week day during core business hours. Since this a school conference day, we are hoping girls are able to attend.

To complete the Fling Flyer Badge, your Brownie is invited to attend a brown bag lunch and badge session at Burnell Park.

Cost: None for tour, if you Brownie would like fun patch cost is $1, if your Brownie would like a fun patch and the Fling Flyer Badge cost is $4.  Monies collected at event and patches/badges order after the event.

Sign up here:

Sign up as a troop or as an individual Scout. Must meet ratios if coming as a troop or if coming as a Scout a parent must supervise their own Scout.

Contact Michelle Varrassa with questions: mek154@psu.eduor 814-964-8548 (text)