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Aviation Week

South Carolina Aviation Week is an annual, week-long celebration, promoting aviation through events that highlight airports’ educational and economic impacts throughout the state. SC Aviation Week 2024 is April 21-27.

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Celebrate Aviation Week!

Airports planning an Aviation Week event can access resources to simplify the planning process, from the brainstorming stage through agenda planning and media relations.

South Carolina Aviation Week

April 21-27, 2024

SC Aviation Week promotes airports and the state’s aviation industry by highlighting the impacts our airports and related businesses have on our economy. Each year, SC Aeronautics Commission and SCAA partner together on this initiative.

Visit the Video Library for more in-depth looks at how aviation is impacting communities and business in South Carolina and beyond.

List of current events happening SC Aviation Week (April 21-27):

Saturday, April 20:

Youth Aviation Camp- LCAA Lift Camp (9am -3pm) @Berkeley County Airport
616 Whitesville Rd, Moncks Corner, SC 29461
(Click here to read the LCAA Press Release)

Charleston Airshow– (9am to 4pm) @Joint Base Charleston (Open to the Public)
102 E Hill Blvd. SC 29404
(Click here for more information)

From April 19-22, you can apply for entry-level FAA air traffic control positions. (Click here to learn more)

Sunday, April 21:

SC Breakfast Club- (9am) @Broxton Bridge Plantation – (SC55) (Click here for more information)

Charleston Airshow– (9am to 4pm) @Joint Base Charleston (Open to the Public)
102 E Hill Blvd. SC 29404
(Click here for more information)

Pilot /ATC Forum- (1:00 PM) @Greenville Downtown Airport
Eliminate misunderstandings and get to know each other’s perspectives when you come to the pilot and air traffic controller forum.
Runway Cafe Hangar
21 Airport Road Ext. Greenville, SC 29607

From April 19-22, you can apply for entry-level FAA air traffic control positions. (Click here to learn more)

Monday, April 22:

B-29 Doc Flight Experience Rides (9am & 11am) @Charleston International Airport
5875 S Aviation Avenue, North Charleston, SC 29406

High School Senior Discovery Flights (9am) @Fairfield County Airport
1291 Runway Rd, Winnsboro, SC 29180
From April 19-22, you can apply for entry-level FAA air traffic control positions.
(Click here to read the Press Release)

From April 19-22, you can apply for entry-level FAA air traffic control positions. (Click here to learn more)

Tuesday, April 23:

Career Fair– (9AM-Noon) @Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport
(Click here to learn more)
GSP Airport Conference Center
500 Aviation Parkway, Greer, SC 29651

Wednesday, April 24:

Aviation Career Day – (9:30-11:30AM) @Hilton Head Island Airport

120 Beach City Rd, Hilton Head Island, SC 29926

Press Conference– (10 am)@Columbia Metropolitan Airport, Focus: Information on new and upcoming projects starting at CAE
3250 Airport Blvd, West Columbia, SC 29170

Visit Flight Exhibit- @EdVenture Children’s Museum, Columbia
Aviation professionals will be present from 10am to 3pm to talk with kids regards different careers in aviation.
211 Gervais St, Columbia, SC 29201

Thursday, April 25:

Aviation Career Signing Day at CUB – Featuring Richland One BLAST Magnet Students and Lexington-Richland District 5 Students. 
(10:30am) @Jim Hamilton LB Owens Airport (CUB)
Midlands area high school students commit to careers in aviation.
1400 Jim Hamilton Blvd, Columbia, SC 29205
 

Community Luncheon & Airport Open House- (11am-2pm) @Marion County Airport
Southern BBQ, Chicken Bog and Cold Slaw Cooked by the Airport Director Charles Taylor
225 Airport Court Mullins, SC  29574

B-29 Doc History Restored Tour @Georgetown County Airport
(Click here for more information)
129 Airport Rd, Georgetown, SC 29440

Columbia Metropolitan Airport- Employee Appreciation Night at the Fireflies- (Private Event)
Sega Park, Columbia, SC 29201

Friday, April 26:

Press Conference Celebrating Corridor (11:30am) @Greenville Downtown Airport
In front of Runway Cafe
21 Airport Road Ext Greenville, SC 29607

Civil Air Patrol, Group 4, Field Training Exercise Mission #24-T-4743 @Ridgeland – Claude Dean Airport

B-29 Doc History Restored Tour @Georgetown County Airport
(Click herefor more information)
129 Airport Rd, Georgetown, SC 29440

GMU Community Corridor Get Together– (5-7pm) Food trucks, Fellowship, and Fun at the Community Corridor near Takeoff Mini Golf.
21 Airport Rd Ext. Greenville, SC 29607

Visit Flight Exhibit- (9am -5pm) @EdVenture Children’s Museum, Columbia
211 Gervais St, Columbia, SC 29201

Saturday, April 27:

FOD Walk (Meet at 6:30am and walk at 7am) @Rock Hill-York County Airport-
550 Airport Rd, Rock Hill, SC 29732

Open House (10 am to 2pm) @Georgetown County Airport
See the B29 Doc, experience flight rides and more.
(Click here for more information)
129 Airport Rd, Georgetown, SC 29440

B-29 Doc History Restored Tour @Georgetown County Airport
(Click herefor more information)
129 Airport Rd, Georgetown, SC 29440

Drone Safety Day –The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is inviting the drone community to be part of this.
(Click here for more information)

Civil Air Patrol, Group 4, Field Training Exercise Mission #24-T-4743
Ridgeland – Claude Dean Airport
10 Airport Rd, Ridgeland, SC 29936

Columbia Metropolitan Airport @Soda City Market- (9am to 1pm) CAE will have a booth to gather insights, information, and feedback from locals to support master plan efforts. You might even get some CAE swag!
1300-1600 Main St, Columbia, SC 29201

 

 

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