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Mayor Messam's 2017 Miramar Aviation Expo

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Miramar Regional Park Ampitheater

16801 Miramar Parkway

Miramar, FL 33027

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MIRAMAR MAYOR MESSAM LAUNCHES AVIATION EXPO 2017

Come experience Aviation Up Close and Personal during the 2017 Mayor Messam Miramar Aviation Expo being held on Friday, December 1st and Saturday, December 2nd from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm daily at the Miramar Regional Park Amphitheater, 16801 Miramar Parkway, Miramar, FL 33027. ADMISSION IS FREE!! Broward and Miami-Dade Counties are international hubs for aviation and one of the goals of this year’s Aviation Expo is to introduce and expose as many children, youth, young adults and residents in South Florida to the vast opportunities in aviation.

On Friday, December 1st, the doors will open for an unique interactive experience for students throughout Broward and Miami-Dade County Public Schools, in addition to private and homeschooled students. Hands on interactive areas will be showcased and displayed --- Drones and Drone Sims, Aircraft Flight SIMs and NASA Smarts Skies SIMs, Static Displays, Helicopter and our KID Zone. On Saturday, December 2nd, in addition to what is presented on Friday, the doors will open to the community for an expansive Aviation and STEM Career Fair, STEM Magnet program recruitment, Flight simulations, Food Truck Rally and Family Friendly Fun and entertainment for all ages. Employers will accept resumes and interview on the spot. Anticipate over 4,000 weekend attendees.

During the Aviation Expo, there will be opportunities to schedule a WAKE Venture, Discovery Flight Plan and an Air Traffic Control Tower Tour, hear briefings from leading industry companies and organizations to include: Drones Exhibitions, Pilots, Air Traffic Controllers, Flight Attendants, Mechanics, Aviation Cooperation’s – Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals (OBAP), Latino Pilot Association (LPA), EAA, 99s, CAP, EA, Flight Schools, Airport Operation Representatives – Broward County Aviation Department and Miami-Dade Aviation Department, Youth Aviation Organizations, Around the World Record Holders and other members of the aviation industry.

Mayor Messam’s 2017 Miramar Aviation Expo is presented in partnership with SAFEE Flight,Spirit Airlines, AAR Corp., Boeing, Signature, JetBlue, Richard P. Hall Eagles Foundation, Inc., South Florida Aviation Maintenance Council, Greater Miami Aviation Association, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Florida Memorial University, Miami-Dade College, Broward College, Miami International Airport and Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, to name a few. "Miramar is the home of many Aviation Sector companies and as a community, we must ensure that we are eposing the future generation of aviators and aviation professionals of the many STEM career opportunities the region has to offer. I encourage all schools and communnties to participate." said Mayor Wayne Messam.

Each SAFEE Flight partnership event is planned and executed by a team of dedicated staff, and the support of volunteers who come together for the sole purpose of igniting future leaders in the aviation industry. SAFEE Expos are FREE to the community and will offer education programs and move the needle of untapped communities considering opportunities in STEM, Aviation and Aerospace related Industries.

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