Pastor, pilot brings aviation to rural Alaska

03/30/2010 | Juneau Empire (Alaska)

An Alaska pastor has started a nonprofit to help teenagers in remote areas of the state earn their pilot's licenses. A certified flight instructor, Grant Funk created AVSTEM International to fund aviation programs in rural areas. Funk said "it promotes healthy lifestyles, because you can't mix drugs, alcohol and flying."

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