Every Saturday & Sunday
10:30 am – 12 pm
Demonstration/Simulation – free
1 pm – 3 pm
Flight Experience – additional ticket required
Purchase Flight Experience tickets in Gift Shop on day of program:
$5 for 20-minute simulation and drone flight training experience.
No charge for Museum Members.
Recommended for ages 8 and up.
Drones are one of the most significant advances in aviation of the 21st century. Get a “taste” of flying them in a safe arena with an instructor who will show you techniques for safe drone piloting, including rules, regulations and “do’s and dont’s” practices for responsible drone flight.
Try Flying a Drone!
Discover the fun and challenge of drone flight with instruction. Observe a drone demonstration and take the controls of a realistic drone simulator during demonstration / simulation sessions at no additional charge. During Flight Experience sessions, take control of a real hobby-level multi-rotor aircraft in a unique 20-minute program featuring:
- Preflight briefing
- Practice with a drone flight simulator
- Flight time with a real quadcopter within the Drone Plex
FAA Drone Safety Video