Did you know that Whiteman Airport offers five free or low-cost youth aviation programs, creating pathways for higher scholastic achievements, better jobs, military and civilian aerospace careers, leadership development, and social equity? EAA Chapter 40 San Fernando Valley provides two of these programs, the free Young Eagles youth outreach flights and the free Project: JACKPOT aircraft construction experience. For more information visit www.eaachapter40.com or facebook.com/EAAChapter40/ Contact Bill Berle at (818) 634-9762.
Please see this press release about 11 year old Lennon Koiter who built his own airplane and opportunities to take part in Project Jackpot for airplane construction.
PDF Versions of the above:
Lennon Koiter Aircraft Purchase Press Release V3 FINAL Bill 2-12-2022
Project Jackpot Launch Press Release V3 Bill 4-9-2021
Spirit of LA $99 Name Donation Flyer V6 Shoshone 4-09-2020