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TRENTON, N.J. - See Mercer County like you’ve never seen it before by visiting the Mercer County Community College Flight School’s annual Flight Fair.

The MCCC Flight School will host the Flight Fair this Saturday, October 2, 2010, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Trenton-Mercer Airport in Ewing.

In addition to the food and beverages available for purchase, visitors will be able to take a flight with an instructor in one of the college’s aircraft. The cost to fly is 25 cents per pound, based on the participant’s weight. Weights are kept confidential. The minimum charge is $10 per person, and the maximum is $25 per person.

The 20-minute flight will give residents and aircraft enthusiasts a bird’s eye view of the area.

The purpose of the Flight Fair is to raise funds for MCCC’s Flight Team, which will be competing in a regional flight competition.

The Flight Fair will be held at the MCCC Flight School located near Ronson Aviation at Trenton-Mercer Airport, off Exit 3A of I-95. The rain date is Oct. 3, 2010. For more information contact the Flight School at (609) 530-0432.