NEXTGEN Aviators is proud to announce our partnership with C&L Aviation Group. From September 20thth to the 23rd, NEXTGEN Aviators will be at Bangor Airport (KBGR) in partnership with C&L Aviation Group forging career opportunities for their local high-school students. We’re excited to see the future impact this partnership will hold for the next generation of aviators and beyond!
“We are thrilled to bring the NEXTGEN program to Bangor,” said Chris Kilgour, CEO of C&L Aviation Group. “Aviation is an amazing industry to build a career in, and exposing local students to the multitude of possibilities open to them is one of the most important initiatives we are undertaking, not just for their future but also the future of aviation.”
“An invitation to the participant’s parents and career counselors is being extended for Thursday, September 22nd from 5:30 – 6:30 PM to see, firsthand, the careers and opportunities that we are exploring,” said Shane Combs, Director of Partner Relations and Marketing -NEXTGEN. “In my decades-long career, I haven’t seen a better time to get into a technical trade or aerospace career path. The opportunities exist for everyone and there is a place for everyone”
NEXTGEN Aviators is a 3-hour immersive aviation and STEM program designed to forge pathways for our youth in the aviation universe. With hands-on, expert-led workstations, participants have the unique opportunity to learn about different aspects of aviation. From sheet metal to avionics, the NEXTGEN Aviators experience covers career areas often times overlooked that today’s youth may connect with.