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Working for their wings: Training program brings aviation lessons to students

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GRAND FORKS — Climbing to 2,000 feet above ground in four single-engine planes, a small group of Grand Forks high school students uniformly began to take a steep turn.


Of course, they didn’t actually each fly a Cessna 172. But in a small classroom at Red River High School, students have gotten a taste of what it’s like to fly around the United States.

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Jennifer Johnson
Jennifer Johnson is the K-12 education reporter for The Grand Forks Herald.  Contact her if you have any story ideas or tips and visit 
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