Community Outreach
Astronaut Launches Excitement into 14th Year ACE Camp

What could be better than celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the first lunar landing with Apollo 11? Perhaps having Astronaut Scott Altman visit the Aeronautical Center’s annual summer ACE Camp. Click for more…

 
NAPA MMAC Chapter Celebrates Asian Pacific American Heritage Month

The National Asian and Pacific American Association (NAPA) Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center (MMAC) Chapter recently hosted a captivating heritage celebration. Click for more…

 
Would You Rather Be Lucky or Prepared? One Family’s Plea

An ESC employee shares a harrowing story of implementing CPR on a family member without having any formal training. Click for more…

 
When Planetary Dreams Become Reality

FAA employee, Debbie O’Hagan embarks on membership into a Planetary Society and gains much more, helping to connect STEM-minded people together. Click for more…

 
Bet You Didn’t Know All This Was in Your Own Backyard
Vol.5 Issue 3

Recently, Chris Eversole a staff writer of the Mustang News and Yukon Review visited the Aeronautical Center and learned first-hand some of the many missions being accomplished here at the Center. Click for more…

 
Celebrating Aviation and Aerospace Awareness Day
Vol.5 Issue 3

Oklahoma’s second largest industry, the purpose of Aerospace Awareness Day is to recognize this vital economic engine and to provide a greater understanding of the impact aviation has on our lives. Click for more…

 
LitterBlitz 2019 – Creating a Better Impression
Vol.5 Issue 3

Despite being rescheduled, LitterBlitz 2019 was a huge success, yielding 36 bags of debris. Thanks to MMAC volunteers, the area around the Center looks a lot cleaner! Click for more…

 
Celebrating STEM
Vol.5 Issue 3

There are many ways for FAA employees to engage with students who are interested in STEM and let them know about the kinds of career opportunities available in aviation and aerospace. Click for more…

 
ESC Employees Extend Helping Hand to Those in Need
Vol.5 Issue 3

No matter what time of year it is, the employees from the Enterprise Services Center enjoy giving back to their community. Let them count the ways…. Click for more…

 
Riding on an Angel’s wings
Vol.5 Issue 2

Attending the Tournament of Roses Parade on New Year’s Day in Pasadena, CA was never a bucket list item for Mike McClellin, but he received a call that would truly be life-changing. Click for more…

 
Make Plans to Attend the 2nd Annual Human Systems Integration Summit
Vol.5 Issue 2

On Thursday, April 11th from 8:30am-4pm at the Mike Monroney Aeronautical Center, aviation enthusiasts and more are invited to attend a come-and-go Summit. Click for more…

 
Engineering Fair Offers Problem Solving Opportunities for Youth
Vol.5 Issue 2

Hundreds of students in grades 6th-10th from across the state were invited to participate in the annual Oklahoma Engineering Fair at the Science Museum Oklahoma. Click for more…

 
2019 Oklahoma State Aviation Art Contest Celebrity Judges Convene
Vol.5 Issue 2

On February 7th, 2019, the Oklahoma Aeronautics Commission (OAC) hosted “celebrities” from the Oklahoma aviation and aerospace community to judge the 2019 Aeronautics Commission Aviation and Aerospace Art Contest. Click for more…

 
Youth Council of Oklahoma City
Vol.5 Issue 2

Members from Oklahoma City’s, Ward 3 Youth Council were given the opportunity to learn about transportation and the important role that FAA plays in our state. Click for more…

 
Local Marine Serves as Pallbearer for President George H. W. Bush
Vol.5 Issue 1

Who would have thought that a young boy from the Aeronautical Center’s Launching Pad would grow up to do something so historic? Click for more…

 
It’s a Matter of Giving and Receiving
Vol.5 Issue 1

I’leta Young volunteers her time at the Oklahoma Regional Food Bank. It’s become her own personal therapy. Click for more…

 
Oklahoma Women in Aviation & Aerospace Day Celebrated in Tulsa
Vol.5 Issue 1

On Thursday December 6th, over 400 aviation enthusiasts gathered in the BizJet International Hangar in Tulsa, to honor women working in Oklahoma’s aviation and aerospace industry. Click for more…

 
Getting Your Taxes Ready
Vol.5 Issue 1

Anyone making $66K or less, has the ability to access free commercial software products through the IRS website. Click for more…

 
Contemplating a 6th Military Branch: U.S. Space Force
Vol.4 Issue 8

In June, President Trump announced the proposal of newly formed military branch, one to focus on national security and preserving the nation’s satellites. Click for more…

 
Aeronautical Center Employees Celebrate National Disability Employment Awareness Month
Vol.4 Issue 8

Employees that attended the annual National Disability Employment Awareness Month gained insight about what it means to have disability in today’s society. Click for more…

 
Oklahoma’s Aerospace Forum
Vol.4 Issue 8

Aerospace executives from across the state recently gathered for an Oklahoma Space Forum at the Skirvin Hotel on October 30, 2018. Click for more…

 
Veterans Honored at Ceremony
Vol.4 Issue 8

Over a hundred employees attended the Center’s belated Veterans Day Celebration, honoring members from all branches of the Armed Forces. Click for more…

 
Do You Enjoy Helping Others?
Vol.4 Issue 8

At some point in our lives, we all need help, whether it’s a medical situation, educational, legal or some other need. Fortunately, the Combined Federal Campaign provides vital resources to every community. Click for more…

 
 
 
 
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