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Austin Peay State University sees Hopkinsville firefighter take new aviation science program’s first solo flight

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Early Monday morning, Ryan Erb sat behind the controls of an Austin Peay State University (APSU) Guimbal Cabri G2 helicopter at the Clarksville Regional Airport and eased the craft off the ground.

Austin Peay State University student Ryan Erb takes his first solo flight. (APSU)

Austin Peay State University student Ryan Erb takes his first solo flight. (APSU)

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Austin Peay State University GIS Center leads statewide effort to produce face shields to combat Coronavirus

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – The Austin Peay State University (APSU) GIS Center is leading a statewide effort to produce face shields for medical workers battling the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Tennessee.

Ben Meisch and Austin Peay State University GIS Center Project Manager Doug Catellier examine a 3D printer at work on a shield frame. (APSU)

Ben Meisch and Austin Peay State University GIS Center Project Manager Doug Catellier examine a 3D printer at work on a shield frame. (APSU)

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Gateway Chamber Orchestra to perform Transfigured Night, November 3rd

 

Gateway Chamber OrchestraClarksville, TN – Gateway Chamber Orchestra will host Transfigured Night, their second Masterworks Series concert of the 2019-20 season, on Sunday, November 3rd, at 4:00pm.

Soar through darkness into light with the dramatic program of works by the renowned Ottorino Respighi, Claude Debussy and Arnold Schoenberg. GCO harpist Paula Bressman casts light onto Debussy’s beautiful Danses with grace and elegance.

Tickets are available now for the Masterworks Series performance Transfigured Night as well as season tickets for the 2019-20 season – Emotion Abounds.

Tickets are available now for the Masterworks Series performance Transfigured Night as well as season tickets for the 2019-20 season – Emotion Abounds.

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Wags & Wings Family Fun and Oktoberfest to be held September 28th & 29th

 

Clarksville Regional AirportClarksville, TN – On September 28th and 29th, the Clarksville Regional Airport and the Humane Society of Clarksville-Montgomery County are hosting the annual Wags & Wings Family Fun and Oktoberfest.

Wags & Wings Family Fun and Oktoberfest will be held at the Clarksville Regional Airport with a portion of the proceeds benefiting the Humane Society of Clarksville-Montgomery County.

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Gateway Chamber Orchestra announces 2019-20 Season “Emotion Abounds”

 

Gateway Chamber OrchestraClarksville, TN – Tickets are on sale now for the Gateway Chamber Orchestra’s 2019-2020 Season – “Emotion Abounds”. This season, the GCO will perform inspiring musical programs that will transport audiences through time to explore the passionate works that have influenced centuries of music.

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Clarksville-Montgomery County Traffic Safety Task Force to hold Coppers and Choppers, May 11th

 

Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO)

Montgomery County Sheriff's Office - MCSOClarksville, TN – The public is invited to an upcoming free family-friendly motorcycle event in Clarksville.

Coppers & Choppers, hosted by the Clarksville-Montgomery County Traffic Safety Task Force, will be held Saturday, May 11th from 10:00am to 3:00pm and is open to motorcycles of all types.

The event will kick off at Governor’s Square Mall (2801 Wilma Rudolph Boulevard) and move over to the Clarksville Regional Airport (200A Outlaw Field Road).

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Austin Peay State University aviation science program approved for veterans training, meaning ‘little or no cost’ for veterans

 

Austin Peay State University (APSU)

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – The Austin Peay State University (APSU) aviation science program recently received approval for veterans education benefits, meaning veterans can earn the degree at “little or no cost.”

The program – which has a concentration in helicopters (or rotor wing) – is Tennessee’s first rotorcraft flight school that offers a bachelor’s degree.

Austin Peay State University aviation science program director and chief pilot Charlie Weigandt shows GOV 3 to U.S. Rep. Mark Green. GOV 3 is one of three in APSU's helicopter fleet. (APSU)

Austin Peay State University aviation science program director and chief pilot Charlie Weigandt shows GOV 3 to U.S. Rep. Mark Green. GOV 3 is one of three in APSU’s helicopter fleet. (APSU)

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Austin Peay State University unveiled Gov 1, first helicopter in APSU Rotor-Wing Fleet

 

Austin Peay State University (APSU)

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – GOV 1 has landed. Austin Peay State University (APSU) officials on Wednesday, January 9th, 2019 unveiled the first of three helicopters in its new rotor-wing fleet. The helicopters bolster the state’s first and only aviation science program with a rotor-wing concentration.

Charlie Weigandt lowers GOV 1 onto Austin Peay State University’s campus.

Charlie Weigandt lowers GOV 1 onto Austin Peay State University’s campus.

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Fort Campbell 216th Composite Squadron to hold Open House at Clarksville Regional Airport

 

Fort Campbell 216th Composite Squadron

Fort Campbell 216th Composite Squadron - Eagles of MercyClarksville, TN – The Fort Campbell 216th Composite Squadron, a local Civil Air Patrol unit, is hosting an open house from 6:00pm to 8:00pm Monday, August 27th, 2018 at the Clarksville Regional Airport, 200 Airport Road.

According to Capt James Kelly, squadron commander, the entire community is welcome to attend and learn more about Civil Air Patrol programs and special activities both for youth and adult members.

Members of the squadron will be present to greet visitors and explain the three core CAP missions of Aerospace Education, Cadet, and Emergency Services programs for America.

The local Civil Air Patrol unit, Fort Campbell 216th Composite Squadron, will host an open house at the Clarksville Regional Airport on August 27th.

The local Civil Air Patrol unit, Fort Campbell 216th Composite Squadron, will host an open house at the Clarksville Regional Airport on August 27th.

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Clarksville Regional Airport improving Runway to accommodate Larger Aircraft

 

Clarksville Regional Airport

Clarksville Regional AirportClarksville, TN – Clarksville Regional Airport’s primary runway (17/35) is closed until further notice to complete an extensive $12.9 million reconstruction project.

The project will rebuild and upgrade the primary runway and its markings, lighting and signage, as well as increase existing taxiway clearances. The upgrades will bring the airfield into full compliance with Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) standards.

The $12.9 million runway reconstruction project at Clarksville Regional Airport began in early May with the complete milling and resurfacing of the airport’s primary 6,000-foot runway. These upgrades will bring the airfield into full compliance with Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) standards.

The $12.9 million runway reconstruction project at Clarksville Regional Airport began in early May with the complete milling and resurfacing of the airport’s primary 6,000-foot runway. These upgrades will bring the airfield into full compliance with Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) standards.

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