Whether surveying disaster zones, dropping off relief supplies, flying crash victims to hospitals or aiding in the search for a lost hiker, airplanes are critical tools for helping those in need. Young artists are invited to submit their interpretations of these scenes and others that depict the theme “Flying Saves Lives” to this year’s 2014 North Carolina Aviation Art Contest.
The contest, sponsored by the N.C. Department of Transportation’s Division of Aviation, is open to children between the ages of 6 and 17. The entry deadline is Jan. 17, 2014. All children who live in and/or attend school in North Carolina are encouraged to participate.
Contest rules are as follows: