Are you heading to Oshkosh next week? Join the Delta MEC and ALPA at the 2018 EAA AirVenture Oshkosh Convention & Fly-In and be among the 500,000 aviation enthusiasts from more than 80 countries who participate each year.
Connect with ALPA at Oshkosh
Stop by the ALPA booth (#3039) located in Exhibit Hangar C in the EAA Four Corners area. Booth hours are 9am-5pm daily.
ALPA volunteers will be promoting the profession by leading hands-on activities for kids at KidVenture. Located at Pioneer Airport, KidVenture will be open Monday through Saturday from 9am-3:30pm and Sunday from 9am-2pm.
Delta MEC Pilot Unity Building (PUB) & ALPA Events
Attendees are welcome to come each night to the ALPA tent area in Camp Scholler at the intersection of Deischer and Lindbergh. Equipped with a fire pit, tables and chairs, the tent is a great place to mingle with fellow ALPA pilots. The Delta Pilot Network and the Delta MEC are hosting a Pilot Unity Building (PUB) event at the ALPA tent Friday, July 27, 6-10pm. If you are planning to attend the airshow, please put the ALPA tent and the Delta MEC PUB on your list of things to do!
Presentations by ALPA Members: Held at EAA Forum Plaza
Learn What Airline Pilots Do
Wednesday, July 25
Location: Forum Stage 2–GAMA
Presenter: Mark Haley
Crave an exciting, rewarding career with office views that can’t be beat? Become a professional airline pilot! From planning to landing, airline pilots are involved in every aspect of the flight. They also have many other duties and responsibilities to help ensure each flight is safe and secure. While no two flights are the same, we’ll give you an inside look at a pilot’s “normal” work schedule. Get ready for takeoff—you’re Cleared to Dream.
ALPA Women Fly
Thursday, July 26
Location: Forum Stage 8–ForeFlight
Presenter: Kandy Bernskoetter
Join this panel of ALPA female pilots from regional, major, and cargo carrier airlines speaking about their career paths, experiences, and how they balance family and work like. Questions from the audience are highly encouraged.
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