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Summer intern, Audrey, squelches fear, enjoys the view from above

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My admiration for the aviation industry has always been experienced at a distance. From watching planes soar through the sky as a young child, to nervously boarding my first aircraft when I was ten, I have always been intrigued by these mysterious, mechanical marvels that dominate the atmosphere. So when I was approached to go on my first Discovery Flight, I was undoubtedly anxious. I almost declined, knowing my fear of heights—but then I thought, when else in my life will I get this opportunity? On a whim, I agreed and rushed with a few other interns to the Centennial airport, my heart beating heavily the entire way.
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