The Flight Fest 2021 on Saturday, August 14, Noon-7:00 p.m., Washington County Airport, is a go, rain or shine. It is sponsored by Skyward Aviation, the Washington Airport Authority, Aero National, Friend Air Care, and Phillips 66. There will be airplane rides, $20.00 for a 15-minute ride over Washington, live music, bounce houses, food trucks/booths, touch-a-fire truck, and craft tables. All proceeds benefit Ronald McDonald Charities of Pittsburgh and Morgantown. Eleven pilots have volunteered.
EAA Chapter 842 Young Eagles has another free fly-day for youths 8-17, at Washington County Airport, on Saturday, September 25, 2021. Please reserve this date and plan to volunteer for this very worthwhile event. The EAA Young Eagles event held May 15, 2021, in Fairmont, drew 94 children for rides given. Morgantown was rained out and is rescheduled for July 17, 2021. Another Young Eagles event in Waynesburg is set for August 21, 2021, during Aviation Days.
Another fundraiser Breakfast with Santa will be held again this December by Kristy Gulley. Kristy coordinated the event and made a donation last December 2020 of $200.00 to WFC. Santa came in on a helicopter
Be sure to check the KAFJ Notams before flying at the airport
The Civil Air Patrol has moved it's meeting time to Thursday evening weekly
BasicMed is here... get the details
Get the latest scoop on ADS-B (what it is and what it means to you) VIEW PDF