March 6, 2016 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Drone Plex

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