You make a very good point, Robert .Nicely put!! Kathy
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I guess I'll take a contrary view. GA is losing pilots rapidly, FBOs are unable to keep a steady stream of new private & LSA pilots in the pipeline. We have a free opportunity to encourage young people and their families to witness the fun side of aviation. Too many people only think of aviation as airlines. An F/A 18 doing snap rolls, a wingwalker, and skydivers may add that extra dimension that can excite children into considering a new career path.
I say let them watch for free, have Civil Air Patrol & Aviation Explorer Scouts solicit new members on the site, and have EAA do a sign-up for Young Eagles flights.
Robert A. Grierson, A.A.E.
My experience is
that friends and family of hangars with street access get to watch for
free. T-Hangar tenants is another story. Assuming that you require
badges, the tenant of the t-hangar could escort one or two people but you have
to decide how to control their movement if their hangar doesn?t face the
Ken Ross, P.E.
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