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January 13, 2019
Pilot Bill Steier puts on his headset as he gets ready to give Madison Doffing, 13, from Cottage Grove a 1/2 hour ride from Fleming Field in South St. Paul on Saturday, Jan. 12. Joining Steier in his 1965 Cessna 172, but not pictured were Madison's dad, Jason, and her brother, Tyler, 12. Steier has taken over 600 kids for a flight as a part of the Associations (EAA) Young Eagles program which aims to introduce kids 8-17 to aviation through their first free plane ride. John Autey / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Minn. pilot has taken 600 area kids on free flights through Young Eagles program
January 13, 2019 - 4:54pm
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