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Aviation and Space
AVIATION and SPACE STUDIES INSTITUTE (ASSI)at AUBURN UNIVERSITY
From the first flight....
100 Years since the Wright Brothers First Flight!
With a Flying school at what is now called Maxwell Air Force Base, in Montgomery....
...and shuttle development at Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville!
One of the key components of focusing university interests in aviation and space is that of outreach. Outreach is the "extending of services or activities beyond current or usual limits" as defined in Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary. With education as the impetus and foundation of the initiative on aviation and space studies, educational outreach will address potential opportunities such as:
System, College of Education, School of Sciences & Math, etc.
College of Education, and others
strategies for attracting young people to technical careers in
aviation and space
and space communities.
- 4-H Missions in Space (partnership with Space Camp) - Space Day linkage
- NASA Education
- Work with interested faculty
- Civil Air Patrol, Aerospace Teachers Association, etc.