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Wed 29/Nov/18 – YES BAP5 project moves to Havering College – see updated entry on latest summery below;

 UK Youth Build-a-Plane Summary updated –  download the PDF here. 

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Sun 14/Oct/18 – Pages added to promote the “FAI Art Contest 2019” and “Careers in Aviation” section added.  Come back for more new updates soon.

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DOWNLOAD RAF100 STEM TEACHING AND LEARNING RESOURCES HERE.

60 minute ‘hands on’ activities – with links to the GCSE Physics curriculum – developed in collaboration with the University of Leeds and West Yorkshire STEM.

https://www.raf.mod.uk/raf100/raf100-inspire/stem-space/

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Wed 25/07/18 –  “Huge Congratulation” to Andy Ovans and all the EAA Pedal Plane Team, for beating the world record with 28 Pedal Planes gathered at Air Venture 2018, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, USA, on Wednesday 25th July 2018 – see below for the wonderful piccie in front of the Lockheed C-5M Super Galaxy, who looks like it’s lining up its lunch!!.  Yum Yum!!. (Click anywhere for the photos).

So now the challenge to take the record back again begin, and we hope to see you on Sunday 16th September 2018 at the Brooklands Museum Aviation Day. 

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Wed 01/Aug/18

Girlguiding group Brownies has launched an aviation badge as part of a campaign to encourage more women to become pilots.

To earn the badge, Brownies will have to perform aeronautical experiments and name 40 things that fly.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-45040008 

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Thu 14/Jun/18 – The latest list of the “2018 Pilot Scholarships, Sponsorship and Bursaries” is now available to download. 

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Sun 27/May/18 – Hot News!     Are you going to Oshkosh this year?.    Then see the video on the YES Pedal Planes page.

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Sat 14/Apr/18 – YES collaborates with Chris Jefferson with his wonderful 1/3 size Hurricane – check out his excellent STEM talks on his site –

www.sci-hi.education

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Fri 13/Apr/18 – Great write up on first YES/Sci-Hi/Project Phoenix joint STEM visit to Knightsfield school in Welwyn

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Sun 01/Apr/18 – 60 seconds to help save UK airfields from closure

The APPG is asking all parts of the General Aviation community to back the proposed amendments by visiting www.generalaviationappg.uk/nppf today. The whole process takes less than 60-seconds, but could keep General Aviation vibrant for future generations.

The consultation closes on 10 May 2018

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 Sun 04/Mar/18 – Start them Young – lovely video

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 Sat 03/Mar/18 – easyJet seeks to get girls flying with Brownies badge

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 Sun 14/Jan/18 – The YES 2017 World Pedal Plane record

USA challenge to beat the YES 24x Pedal Plane record at Brooklands in October 2017, has been put back to Wednesday 25th July 2018 at the EAA AirVenture 2018, in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, USA.

Go USA – We wish Andy Ovans and his team every success 

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We are always looking for Volunteers, Support and Sponsorship for all our activities.

Could you help YES, or do you know someone who could be interested?

If so please contact us via e-mail on captainluck@hotmail.com

Looking forward to more “Working Together” in 2018.

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