Applications open for Fall

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Pizza Party!

Ages Everyone

Join us at the on October 12th from 6pm-8pm for a Pizza Party to celebrate the launch of our Fall ACCESS programs! Whether you're an Alumni or interested in joining a future cohort we would love to have you and your family!

Where3710 N Mississippi Ave. Portland, OR 97227 [map
When: 10/12/22 6pm-8pm


(Aerospace College & Career Exploration and Selection Series)

Ages 14-21

ACCESS Phase I is a 10 hour self-guided introduction in to careers in Aviation, Drones, Robotics, Commercial Space, and the Solar System. Over the course of 3 months we also meet in person 3 times to hear from industry professionals about their careers.

Join us for our October Cohort, starting Thursday October 13, and receive a $100 Visa Gift Card at each in person meeting!

ACCESS Phase I is limited to 15 participants.

Application deadline Oct 1st

Applications received after Oct 1st will be placed on a waitlist

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Ground School


Ages 15-21

Already completed ACCESS Phase I or currently participating in TeenFlight?

Our 10 week Private Pilot Ground School will be held onsite at our Aerospace Training Center in Portland, OR on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 5-7pm and will run for at least 10 weeks. An introductory course will be held on Wednesday October 12..

ACCESS Phase II is limited to 10 participants.


Application deadline Oct 1st

Applications received after Oct 1st will be placed on a waitlist


Ages 14-18

The Teenflight program is a two year commitment that provides hands-on project based learning with high expectations and a rigorous schedule as the students build an actual RV-12 aircraft under the guidance of a team of Mentors. ​

Plane build starts fall 2022, classes start spring 2023

Application deadline Oct 31st

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Aircraft Displays, activities, food & drinks, a special announcement at 2PM, giveaways, and more!

Open to all ages

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