Eastern Suffolk BOCES students learn to fly in Suffolk Aviation Academy

Teens in the Suffolk Aviation Academy are trained to become pilots. All students go through one-on-one training with Mid-Island Air Service.

Teens in the Suffolk Aviation Academy are trained

Teens in the Suffolk Aviation Academy are trained to become pilots. (Credit: News 12 Long Island)

SHIRLEY - The sky is the limit for a handful of teen aviators at Eastern Suffolk BOCES in Shirley.

Teens in the Suffolk Aviation Academy are trained to become pilots. All students go through one-on-one training with Mid-Island Air Service.

The course costs as much as $13,000, which is paid for by the students’ school district.
 

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