June 3, 2017 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm


Biggest Little Air Show

Saturday, June 3
10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Flight demonstrations from 10:30 am – noon!

Big things come in small packages in an amazing aerial display at the Hiller Aviation Museum!

Join the festivities as the Biggest Little Air Show matches a thrilling aerobatic performance by airshow pilot John Collver and his full-sized 1944 SNJ along with demonstrations of exceptional radio controlled models.

It’s OK to bring a small, portable folding chair for your viewing comfort!

San Carlos Airport will close to regular traffic from 10:30 am to noon to allow realistic jet- and propeller-powered model aircraft to roll down the runway and into the sky to take their part in a unique aerial extravaganza including aerobatic helicopters, drones, quadrotors and more!!

Performers are scheduled to include:

  • John Collver flying his 1944 WWII SNJ in a full aerobatic routine
  • The RC Flyers model aircraft demonstrations
    • Aerobatic gyroscopic routines
    • 3D aerobatic helicopters
    • DRONES
    • Quads
    • Jets and other RC aircraft

Flight Demonstration Schedule

10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Opening ceremony
Civilian electric Planes
P6-E Airplane & Enigma
3D Aerobatic planes
Drone race demo
3D Aerobatic Helicopters
Foam Man
EDF electric jets
YAK gasser demo
Star Trek
Turbine Jet
Full size WWII SNJ

12:00 – 1:00 pm
Drone Combat in Drone Plex
Watch skilled professional drone pilots duke it out in a “Game of Drones” aerial combat matches.

Watch aerobatics by John Collver in his 1944 WWII SNJ.


Food Trucks

  • To Be Announced

Promo video from last year’s event

Beautifully detailed radio control model aircraft will be on display at the Museum from 10 AM to 1 PM, with air show flight demonstrations from 10:30 AM to 12 PM.

Event is included with Museum admission—no charge to Museum Members! Capacity is limited. Tickets available at the door.