Location: Stewart Elementary School, Burrell School District —2880 Leechburg Road, Lower Burrell, PA 15068
Flight Director: Brian Colgan
Crew Complement: 17
Plan a Visit: The IKS Buccaneer is based at Stewart Elementary in Burrell School District. It primarily flies missions for the district’s 4th-5th grade students, but it will welcome visitors from other grades, districts, and groups from the community. Please stay tuned to our blog for updates.
Launch Date: January 27, 2015
History: The IKS Buccaneer is made possible by the generous support of the Allegheny Intermediate Unit.
Recent Happenings at the IKS Buccaneer
This just in—we’ve Received a communique from the IKS Buccaneer stating that they’ve just emerged from drydock after having undergone an extensive upgrade to its systems. Let’s take a look at the results! When first approaching the ship, crew members will…
Over the past few weeks Jamie Martines, a reporter at the Tribune-Review, paid several of our simulators in the Pittsburgh area a visit. Check out the great article she wrote about us! Fifteen crew members were at their stations aboard…
The space between Christmas and New Years provides a rare reprieve from the standard whirlwind of life—which gives us a bit of time to write about our most recent Community of Practice meeting. Earlier last week, moments before kicking off Winter…