Aviation Day Camp

Aero Engineer

Design, Construct and Test Aerial Vehicles – NEW FOR 2020!

Entering Grades K-5
Full Day Only

Program Dates 2020:

June 1-5
June 15-19
June 29-July 2*
July 13-17
August 3-7
August 17-21
August 31-September 4

*4-Day session.  No camp Friday, July 3.

Create and test a world of aviation inventions with Aero Engineer!

Leap into the Engineering Design Process and discover how makers the world over nurture new ideas and make them take flight.  Meet a series of design challenges, building gliders, rockets, helicopters and more and testing each vehicle in a friendly competition with other campers.  

Investigate the technologies used in modern aerospace engineering, including simple machines, electricity, pneumatics and more.  Experiment with robotics, code and fly a drone, and design and print a customized design using 3D printers.

Complete introductory test pilot training in the flight simulator lab, learning the procedures used by pilots to explore the flight of brand-new aircraft designs.  Join the excitement of a paper airplane workshop, experiment with wind tunnels and robotic claws and much more in a thrilling hands-on adventure in aerial science and engineering.

Aero Engineer Camp Includes:

  • Daily Design Challenges
  • Simple Machines
  • Circuit Electricits
  • Introductory Robotics
  • Drone Simulation and Real Drone Flight
  • Drone Construction and Coding
  • Paper Plane Workshop
  • Introductory and Advanced Flight Simulation
  • Computer Aided Design and 3D Printing
  • Run Catlight Electronics Project
  • And Much, Much More!