Local

December 6, 2017
 

LA County Air Show announces 2018 scholarship program

The Los Angeles County Air Show, presented by Lockheed Martin, recently announced the STEM Scholarship Program that will recognize and reward a minimum of three students with scholarships in the amount of $2,500 each.

To be eligible for the Los Angeles County Air Show STEM Scholarship, applicants must be entering college for the first time in the Fall of 2018 and plan to pursue college/university level studies in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math (STEM), or Aerospace.

Applicants must be U.S. citizens who reside in the Antelope Valley region and maintain credits to graduate high school at the Spring semester of 2018 and start collegiate level coursework in the Fall of 2018.

Criteria and information can be found at www.lacountyairshow.com under the Scholarships link. Applications will be accepted through midnight, Jan. 14, 2018. Recipients will be recognized at the 2018 Air Show.

The Los Angeles County Airshow is considered to be one of the nation’s premier Air Shows scheduled for Saturday, March 24 and Sunday, March 25, 2018. The Air Show will also have a full line-up of world renowned aerobatic performers from all over the country, skydivers and warbirds. In addition to the attractions in the sky, the Los Angeles County Air Show is home to an impressive, interactive STEM exhibition, believed to be one of the largest expos of any air show, extensive static displays, an iconic Aeronautical Historical Panel “Heroes and Legends” and more.

For more information on the Los Angeles County Air Show, STEM expo and presale tickets, please visit www.lacountyairshow.com. Follow the Los Angeles County Air Show on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for updates and announcements.




All of this week's top headlines to your email every Friday.


 
 

 

Headlines – December 8, 2017

News Air Force shoots down possibility of enlisted combat pilots – Despite an email to airmen that discussed the potential for enlisted members to fly combat aircraft, the Air Force is now insisting that it is focused solely on studying how airmen learn.   An Afghan fight the U.S. is winning – The Special Forces...
 
 

News Briefs – December 11, 2017

U.S. Navy prepares to comb sea bed for crashed plane, sailors The U.S. Navy said it will deploy deep water salvage experts to search for a transport aircraft that crashed in the western Pacific last month, killing three sailors. The C-2A Greyhound aircraft was traveling to the aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan when it crashed...
 
 
army-modernization2

US Army Futures Command to reform modernization, says secretary of the Army

Army photograph Secretary of the Army Dr. Mark T. Esper speaks before the Senate Armed Services Committee, Dec. 7, 2017. The new U.S. Army Futures Command with its eight cross-functional teams, or CFTs, will provide the unity o...