In honor of aviation pioneer, Orville Wright, National Aviation Day is celebrated every year on his birthday, August 19. President Roosevelt established this day in 1936 as a way to celebrate and appreciate the developments of aviation throughout the many decades and to support its future.
So how will you celebrate National Aviation Day? Here are our suggestions:
Take a field trip to the airport or somewhere near one to watch planes take off and land.
Watch an aviation-themed movie.
Make an aviation-themed recipe.
Do some avaitian-themed arts and crafts.
… Perhaps a paper airplane.
Book a flight to your favorite destination!