HAMPTON, Va. (September 17, 2019) –Faculty, staff and students from the Hampton University Department of Aviation participated in the first ever 5K On The Runway event at the Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport (PHF) on Saturday, September 14.
To celebrate 71 years of commercial air service, the Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport held the inaugural 5K On The Runway race, a unique opportunity to see the airport by running on airport taxiways and runways for a one of a kind experience.
Here is a list of the Hampton University faculty, staff and students who participated:
Dr. Demetrius Geddis, Assistant Dean, School of Engineering & Technology
Mr. John Murray, Chair, Department of Aviation
Mr. William Franklin, Assistant Professor, Department of Aviation
Mr. Andrew Smith, Assistant Professor, Department of Aviation
Mrs. Jennifer Cross, Secretary, Department of Aviation
Mr. Sterling Jones, Junior, Air Traffic Control major
Mr. Paris Sears, Freshman, Flight Education major