TITLE

Up, Up, and Away

PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Edition 3;1/31/2003, Vol. 72 Issue 18, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the Young Eagles program that has been giving children free airplane rides in the sky since 1992. Goal of the program.
ACCESSION #
8960060

 

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