Young air cadets recognized in Lehigh County

Published: Oct 13 2013 01:30:58 PM EDT

Some young cadets took to the skies this weekend.

The Civil Air Patrol and theĀ  EAA Young Eagles offered kids a chance to fly in private planes at Slatington Airport.

Cadets from the Civil Patrol Squadron in Whitehall were also honored at the event.

They received certificates of achievement from a State Representative.