Hiller Aviation

Location

Hiller Aviation Museum
601 Skyway Rd.
San Carlos, CA 94070

(650) 654-0200

Hours

10am-5pm, 7 days a week
Closed Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

 

Flight Sim Zone
Take the controls of a simulated airplane in a flight over the Bay.
FMX Flight Simulator
Fly a realistic, full-motion flight simulator.
Grumman HU-16-RD “Albatross”
Grumman HU16-RD "Albatross"
Invention Lab
Use tools of science to explore aviation and technology.
L39C “Albatross”
L39C "Albatross" Jet
Paper Airplanes
Join world record holder John Collins in an exploration of paper airplanes!
Day of Drones
Day of Drones
Open Cockpit Day
Sit inside the cockpits of unique aircraft.
Drone Day Build-a-Thon
Drone Day Build-a-Thon
When Tigers Ruled The Sky
"When Tigers Ruled The Sky" book talk by Bill Yenne.

Once you have tasted flight, you will forever walk the earth with your eyes turned skyward, for there you have been, and there you will always long to return.

― Leonardo da Vinci

Aerodynamically, the bumble bee shouldn't be able to fly, but the bumble bee doesn't know it so it goes on flying anyway.

— Mary Kay Ash

You haven't seen a tree until you've seen its shadow from the sky.

— Amelia Earhart

Science, freedom, beauty, adventure: what more could you ask of life? Aviation combined all the elements I loved.

— Charles Lindbergh

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