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2013 Become A Pilot Day Social
The 9th Annual Become A Pilot Day Family Day hosted a Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum "Social," an informal gathering of people who follow the museum on social media. Pictured here are the Pilot Day Social participants and social media staff, along with Director of the Museum Gen. J.R. Dailey.