Lafayette Regional Aviation Fun Day introduces kids to aviation

Photo: KLFY
Photo: KLFY

LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY)—The Lafayette Regional Airport hosted their 27th Annual aviation Fun day.

Families gathered at the aircraft rescue and firefighting station in Lafayette for games, rides, hands-on activities, and demonstrations.

Those in attendance were able to take part in educational activities and tours.

Families and children also got to see a firefighting demonstration from the ARFF team.

Lafayette Regional Airport Executive Director Steven Picou said that aviation fun day is a great way for children to be exposed to aviation and get a sneak peek at careers in aviation.

“It gives us the opportunity for the airport to allow outreach and to provide children a way to know about aviation and it that’s a career path they would like to choose.”

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