For those who experience anxiety about air travel.
Even experienced flyers sometimes feel anxiety about flight. It has been estimated that about one-sixth of the population fears aviation. Overcoming Your Fear of Flying offers education and skill building for frequent flyers as well as those who are considering taking their first flight.
Next Session: February 2014 (Class dates: February 1, 8, 15, 22 and March 1)
Future Session: October 2014 (Class dates: October 4, 11, 18, 25 and November 1)
Goals of the Class
Overcoming Your Fear of Flying classes help people reach two important goals:
What You Will Learn
About the Instructor
The instructor of Overcoming Your Fear of Flying is Dr. Michael P. Tomaro, a Milwaukee Aviation Psychologist and Certified Flight Instructor.
Class Member Comments
The Next Session
The next session of Overcoming Your Fear of Flying will be offered in October 2013. Classes will take place on February 1, 8, 15, 22 and March 1, 2014. Classes run on Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon in the Sijan Conference Room (located inside the Mitchell Gallery of Flight Museum) at General Mitchell International Airport. The fee of $250 includes three classroom sessions on the ground and one session on board a commercial aircraft during a short flight. Reservations are required. Size of the class will be limited to 12 people.
To register for Overcoming Your Fear of Flying Classes via phone, call (414) 747-5300 and follow the prompts to "Public Relations."
Educational, Informative and Fun!
Self-guided tours of Milwaukee County's General Mitchell International Airport can be tailored to the age level and interests of each individual group. We can help you design a one hour tour that will be the most interesting and educational for your group!
A free DVD tour of the Airport with an emphasis on careers in aviation is available for classroom viewing. Groups may visit the exhibits in the Mitchell Gallery of Flight aviation history museum and watch activity on the airfield from the windows of the fifth floor skywalk or Concourse C corridor.
Meals for your group may be purchased at the restaurants located in the airport's main terminal. For more information on dining options, click here.
Guided tours are limited and scheduled based on tour guide availability.
To request a self-guided tour booklet, tour DVD or promotional items, please call 414-747-3724 or click on GMIA Self-Guided Tour Booklet to download a PDF version.
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