Welcome to the Aviation Program

The Alexandria-Fairfax (VA) Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity (AF Alumni), in conjunction with the Northern Virginia Urban League (NVUL), is currently offering a ten-week introduction to aviation course for 6th – 12th grade boys and girls. This program emphasizes the roles of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) in the field of aviation.

” Your wings already exist. All you have to do is fly.”

Course Overview

The course is designed to enlighten and stimulate the participants through hands on interaction with realistic flight simulators and exciting classroom instruction.

Session 1

Introduction to Aerodynamics

Session 2

Aircraft Components, Basic Instruments

Session 3

Review  of Aircraft Types

Session 4

Landing Basics

Session 5

The National Airspace System

Session 6

Introduction to Meteorology

Session 7

Basic Communications

Session 8

Hazardous Weather

Session 9

Weight & Balance

Session 10

Aviation Physiology

Session 11

Aviation Fundamentals

Get Involved

To learn more about our Aviation programs or to get involved, please contact us.