Weatherford Democrat

October 28, 2013

Bell helicopter to land at Aledo HS practice field

New partnership with Aledo ISD kicks off

Weatherford Democrat

— Staff Reports

In line with recent legislation, Aledo ISD and Bell Helicopter are forging a partnership to benefit students interested in engineering and manufacturing career opportunities. A brief presentation will follow the landing of a helicopter at 11:45 a.m. on the football practice field.

The partnership entails the development of a rigorous curriculum and support for the advancement of aviation and engineering programs that will offer students industry certification, dual credit and employment opportunities, AISD spokesperson June Lancarte said.