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Storm Safe visits Falcon Aerolab

Storm Safe Falcon Aerolab
Posted at 12:09 PM, Sep 11, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-11 14:09:15-04

On Wednesday, Meteorologist Alex O'Brien visited the Falcon Aerolab to talk about weather and how it relates to aviation.

They learned about the types of weather patterns that creates hazards to aviation, including thunderstorms, hurricanes, turbulence, icing, and low visibility. They conducted a fun experiment with a hairdryer and ping pong balls to mimic hail in a thunderstorm.

For more information on how to have First Alert 5 in your classroom, email alex.obrien@koaa.com.

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