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7.2. Flying

Freedom's Wings International (NJ)
Freedom's Wings International (FWI) is a non-profit organization run by and for people with physical disabilities. We provide the opportunity for those who are physically challenged to fly in specially adapted sailplanes, either as a passenger or as a member of the flight training program.

International Wheelchair Aviators (TX)
a worldwide group of disabled and able bodied (A/B) pilots interested in aviation and flying. Members have many different disabilities including paraplegia, quadriplegia, amputee, multiple sclerosis, spina bifida, polio and other problems. Through their hard work and persistence and with the help of a tolerant FAA medical system, hundreds have been given the opportunity to fly, many to resume flying careers and others to fly for the first time.

Return Flight
Return Flight is a nonprofit which provides helicopter flight training to paraplegics and the spinal cord injured community. eturn Flight provides a complete program. Applicants to the program must be accepted through a rigorous selection program. Once in the program, Return Flight provides everything for the candidate. Similar to a military flight training program, Return Flight will help the candidate with funding for the program, housing and support during the training and finally employment services upon completion of the program.

Pilot Assist
Roger Easton, Student Service Director
Phone: 771-332-3531

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