FLYING HIGH AT OKLAHOMA SPEEDFEST
Great Plains Technology Center’s “Frigates” team had the fastest plane at the 2016 Oklahoma State University Speed Fest Championship at Stillwater. The Frigates’ plane named “The Thrill” hit 60 mph shattering the previous record of 51mph. The Great Plains team also won the competition’s “Best Airplane Build” based on its construction quality and innovation. The GPTC team, also, continued its record streak of finishing first in voting on You Tube for its promotional video. The Frigates finished third overall out of 15 competitors.