Teens-In-Flight Inc. is pleased to invite the public to the grand opening of the organization’s new location on Saturday, October 22nd from 1:00 PM. to 3:00 PM The event and new headquarters are located on Flagler Executive Airport property at 275 Old Moody Blvd., in Palm Coast. The new location allows the 501(C)3 to now house their airplanes in their own hangar and includes four offices as well as the hangar.
“We are excited to showcase our new offices and our aircraft fleet,” said Retired Marine Colonel Jack Howell, the program’s founder. “The event will include refreshments and a tour of our new facility,” Col. Howell added. The Teens-In-Flight flight program teaches everyone how to fly, but especially benefits military children, first responders, and at-risk teens. They have had 100% of program graduates go to college. The Teens-In-Flight program teaches everyone, but focuses on helping teenagers earn a private pilot’s license, some on scholarships. Students have been placed at Stetson University, Embry Riddle Aeronautical University, the U.S. Air Force Academy, United States Naval Academy, West Point, the U.S. Military Academy and more.