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Ellsworth offers free airplane rides for kids
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ELLSWORTH — Smoky Hill EAA Chapter No. 1127 will host a Young Eagle Day, Saturday Nov. 3, at the Ellsworth Airport. Young people age 8 to 17 are welcome to experience a demonstration flight in an airplane. The flights are provided free of charge to any youth wishing to participate. 

Registration for flights will begin at 9 a.m. and end at 1 p.m.

Each Young Eagle Flight will be in a certified airplane flown by a licensed and experienced volunteer pilot representing the Smoky Hill EAA Chapter in Ellsworth.

Each youth must have a signed permission form from their parent/guardian. Forms are available from chapter members or may be filled out Saturday. Information is available by calling area members Larry Farmer at 785-825-1256 or Dale Weinhold, 785-472-4309.