|By Mark Nankivil|
The Experimental Aircraft Association offers Young Eagle flights as a first flight experience to youth 8-17 years of age. Flights are provided through local chapters, and following the flight Young Eagles receive EAA Student Membership, Sporty's Learn to Fly Course and first lesson benefits. Flight scholarships are also available. Click on the above link for more details on how to schedule a Young Eagle flight in your area.
The Scouts and museum visitors were treated to seeing the Missouri Commemorative Air Force Wing's aircraft on the apron. The Grumman (General Motors) TBM Avenger and North American B-25J Mitchell, Show Me, are taking refuge from the now flooded St. Charles County Airport where they are regularly based. Other aircraft seen during their visit are also featured below.