The Weekender: Women of Aviation Week

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Our thanks to SocialFlight for its guide to what is happening in aviation around the country this weekend. To help celebrate Women of Aviation Worldwide Week, the Michigan Flyers flying club is holding an Open House on the Ann Arbor, Michigan, Airport on Saturday, March 8 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event is designed to introduce women and girls of all ages to the joys and career opportunities of aviation. Girls and women who have not flown in a general aviation airplane will have an opportunity to take an introductory flight with a club instructor at a discounted rate. Food and hot beverages will be available. At Bulverde Airpark, San Antonio, Texas, Anderson Aviation will host a lunch fly in at noon on Saturday, March 8. Women of Aviation Week will be highlighted and free food and refreshments will be provided.

LeadingEdge Aviation will be hosting its monthly fly in breakfast at Logan, Utah, Cache Airport on Saturday, March 8 from 8 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. The breakfast is free and discounted fuel will be available. At the Harnett Regional Jetport in Erwin, North Carolina, there will be a free lunch and discounted fuel on Friday, March 7. They’ll be serving BBQ, pizza, hot dogs and “other great meals” and have a drawing for prizes. For more information on fly ins, seminars and aviation gatherings in general, go to SocialFlight.com.