Introducing Youth to Flight – The Young Eagles Program

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YE-Phillips-66-logoLaunched in 1992, the Young Eagles program has dedicated more than 25 years to giving youth ages 8–17 their first free ride in an airplane.

It’s the only program of its kind, with the sole mission to introduce and inspire kids in the world of aviation.

Today, more than 2 million young people have enjoyed a free introductory flight through the Young Eagles program. These flights are made possible through the generosity of EAA member volunteers.

Join us in offering youth ages 8-17 the opportunity to experience The Spirit of Aviation™ by becoming a Young Eagles volunteer today!

The website Free Young Eagles® Flights ( has great resources for potential flyers, including Steps to Become a Young Eagle.

Step 1: Your Flight Experience
Step 2: Getting an EAA Membership
Step 3: Take Sporty’s Free  Learn to Fly Course
Step 4: Taking Your First Flight Lesson

There are also resources about Free Young Eagles Events, Scholarships, Aviation Camps, and Air Venture Events.

There are also resources for pilots on getting involved with Young Eagles.

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