MEDIA CONTACT:  Julie Willmot
(609) 278-7137

TRENTON, N.J.—Mercer County Community College’s aviation faculty and flight instructors will take to the skies for a good cause at “Community Flight Fairs” on Saturday, April 10 and Saturday, May 1, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., departing from the Trenton-Mercer Airport, Scotch Road, Ewing. Rain dates are Sundays, April 11 and May 2.

The cost is 25 cents per pound of a rider’s weight (weights are kept confidential), with a minimum charge of $10 and a maximum of $25 per person. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. The 20-minute flight will give members of the community a beautiful panoramic view of the area.

Proceeds will benefit Mercer County Community College’s Flight Team, which competes in the National SAFECON competition in Terre Haute, Ind. this May.

The planes take off from the college’s hangar at Trenton-Mercer Airport located in Ewing. Visitors should take I-95 to Exit 2 (Scotch Road), and then follow the signs to the airport. MCCC’s hangar is down the road to the right of Ronson Aviation. For more information, call (609) 530-0432.