Mobile aerospace classroom at Pearson Air Museum today

Visit Pearson Air Museum until 3 p.m. today, July 11, and tour Aerospace Joint Apprenticeship Committee (AJAC)’s advanced Inspection and Manufacturing Mobile Training Unit (AIM-MTU). The AIM-MTU is a 53-foot classroom on wheels that travels to provide apprenticeship and just-in-time training to the next generation of aerospace and advanced manufacturing tradespeople. Visitors will receive a hands-on tour of the state-of-the-art equipment and technology that AJAC uses in its training, including computerized training stations, simulators, an advanced metrology lab, 3-D rapid prototype technology, and a ¬†coordinate measuring machine. The museum is located in the Fort Vancouver National Historical Site at 1115 E. Fifth St., and there is no charge to tour the AIM-MTU. For more information, call 360-694-7026 or visit www.pearsonairmuseum.org.