Patriots Jet Team Foundation
The Patriots Jet Team Foundation provides STEM-based youth education to inspire students to achieve their dreams in aviation and space, or in other science and technology careers. In partnering with the Patriots Jet Team and several education programs, the organization brings the future of air and space to thousands of America’s youth.
20 students are currently enrolled in a new Introduction to Aviation course where at no charge; they learn the principles of flight, navigation, propulsion and more under the mentorship of experience pilots and mechanics. In their private pilot ground course other students are prepared to successfully pass the FAA written exam.
The Patriots Jet Team Foundation recognizes that having fun while learning critical skills can be applied throughout life, no matter the chosen career path.
What is the Lightspeed Aviation Foundation
Each year, the Lightspeed Aviation Foundation is proud to recognize a select group of deserving aviation non-profit organizations nominated from members of the aviation community.