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October 2, 2011
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Math and science are taking flight

Model airplane enthusiast Ray English will donate the use of several of his planes for the Aviation Education Community Event on Saturday at the Carson City Airport.

"I see all these kids hanging around with nothing to do," he said. "This will kids something constructive to do. They can learn a craft that can carry them through life."

During the community event, participants will see and fly more than 200 radio-controlled aircraft and watch them do trick maneuvers. They will also learn the principles of flight and be able to build their own model airplane.

"Kids have been playing (video …

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