• <dd id="qgasq"></dd>
  • In order to give you a better service Airbus uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies I agree

    Americas

    Americas

    Canada

    Mirabel

    Overview
    Partner Association des Maisons de Jeunes de Mirabel
    Location Mirabel
    Division
    Airbus Commercial Aircraft
    • 50 Middle school students?in the first edition of the Flying Challenge, launched in 2019.

    Programme

    Mentoring takes place throughout the year, and three yearly activities showcase the project's aims and successes:

    Launch
    Careers fair
    Closing event

    Named Défi Jeunesse en vol in Canada, the programme, which is focused on students aged of 12-17, consists of weekly individual mentoring sessions, hands-on activities, field-based learning experiences and soft-skill development.

    United States

    Wichita, Kansas

    Overview
    Partner Tango Flight
    Location Wichita
    Division
    Airbus Commercial Aircraft
    • 394 Middle school students?benefited from the Flying Challenge since its launch in 2012.
    • 309 Airbus employees?have been involved in the programme since 2012.

    Programme

    The Airbus Foundation Flying Challenge takes place during a school year with three key events:

    Launch
    Careers fair
    Closing event (May)

    The programme, which is focused on 7th and 8th grade students (ages 13-14), consists of weekly individual mentoring sessions, hands-on activities, field-based learning experiences and soft-skill development.

    Students and mentors inspired by the Flying Challenge

    Flying Challenge in America    
    Flying Challenge in America    
    Flying Challenge in America    
    Flying Challenge in America    

    Mobile, Alabama

    Overview
    Partner United Way of SouthWest Alabama
    Location Mobile
    Division
    Airbus Commercial Aircraft
    • 214 Middle school students?have been part of the Flying Challenge since 2015
    • 122 Airbus employees?served as mentors for the programme since 2015.
    • 1 school?has been involved in the programme since 2015.

    Programme

    The programme takes place during a school year with two key events:

    Launch (January)
    Closing event (April)

    In Mobile, the Flying Challenge focuses on team mentoring (2 mentors: 3-4 mentees) with weekly 50-minute sessions in which mentors and mentees focus on character development and STEM activities.

    Students and mentors inspired by the Flying Challenge

    Flying Challenge in America    
    Flying Challenge in America    
    Flying Challenge in America    
    Flying Challenge in America    
    Flying Challenge in America    

    Other projects of the Airbus Foundation

    Learning through science

    Since 2011, the Airbus Foundation has supported the Gulf Coast Exploreum Science Center in introducing and developing its ExploreAIR programme. The aim of the programme is to ignite curiosity in science, maths and technology, and to inspire youngsters to consider careers in aeronautics through an aviation science programme, summer camp and Principles of Flight workshops. More than 42,000 visitors of all ages, including approximately 30,000 children, benefit from the Exploreum’s curriculum-relevant exhibits, laboratory and classroom. A total of 120 Airbus employees have volunteered their time to help the programme.

    Discover more

    ?

    Latin America

    Itajubá, Brazil

    Overview
    Partner N/A
    Location Itajubá
    Division
    Airbus Helibras
    • 66 students?from 9 to 11 years old benefited from the 1st edition of the Flying Challenge in Itajuba in 2018.
    • 25 Airbus employees?have been involved in the programme since its launched in 2018.

    The programme, which is focused on students aged of 9-11, consists of a structured educational program including mentoring in Mathematics, Portuguese, social behavior presentations, relevant visits with the support of a Psychologist and Speech therapist.

    A group photo of participants at an Airbus Flying Challenge held in Itajubá, Brazil.

    H225M simulator experience in Rio de Janeiro

    Programme

    Opening ceremony

    Alignment meetings: Took place between the mentors before every sessions, with school professors and parents.

    Mentoring sessions every week

    Award ceremony : During the closing event each children was rewarded with a gift. The 3 best performing students of each class were awarded with a trip to Rio de Janeiro for a flight in Helibras H225M simulator. It was a unique experience for all of the children and their families knowing Rio for the first time.

    Quality education
    Airbus is taking a lead in achieving UN sustainable development goals such as quality education
    Our programmes around the world

    Europe

    Americas

    Asia

    Africa and Middle East

    Back to top
    二四六天天好彩免费资料精选