Aviation Engineering

Join the Aviation Engineering Action Learning Community when they travel to Reno, NV for the National Championship Air Races.
September 12-17, 2017
Cost: $275
Expedition includes: travel, hotel, and competition entry fee.

The 51st annual event is the only closed course pylon racing event in the world, and is the world’s longest running air race. Six different race plane classes battle just 60 feet from the ground, with the Unlimited and Jet classes reaching speeds over 500 mph! Besides the on-your-feet action of the races, spectators have close-up access to racing aircraft, pilots and crews in the “pits.” There’s a world-class air show, military display and demonstrations, aircraft display. Experience the action of the “World’s Fastest Motorsport!” . Students will have the opportunity to see the best in new technology, practices and the inventors who push the edge of this industry. For details, visit the Office of Student Involvement SLWC 214m, or call 801-863-6227.

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