Take flight with us as we join SIU Aviation to learn more about the exciting and rewarding careers in aviation management, aviation flight and aviation technology. Participants will:

Experience a flight simulator.
View the air traffic control simulator.
Tour hangers that hold 34 flight planes including Cessna-152's,
Cessna-172's and Piper Arrows.
Tour tech facilities to view 25 other planes, jets and helicopters.

Career Day is open to students in grades 6-12. The event will be held at 545 North Airport Road, Murphysboro, IL 62966. To register, please contact Becky Needham at (618) 687-1727 or

University of Illinois Extension provides equal opportunities in programs and Employment. If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in programming, contact (618) 687-1727. Early requests are strongly encouraged to allow sufficient time for meeting your access needs.



Event Date(s)
Event Time
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
SIU Aviation, 545 North Airport Road, Murphysboro, IL 62966