Aviation Day Camp

Girls Aero Team

An Exploration of Flight Just for Girls!

Grades 4-8
9 AM – 3:30 PM (Supervision Available Until 4:00 PM)

Program Dates:

July 22-26, 2019



No Charge to Participate!

Offered in conjunction with the JetBlue Foundation, Girls Aero Team explores the world of flight.  This special one-week session includes hands-on aerodynamics experiments, engineering challenges, and realistic flight simulation sessions.  Campers also have an opportunity to meet female aviation professionals active at major US airlines, local flight schools, and more!

Girls Aero Team meets on the special schedule of 9 AM – 3:30 PM, July 22-26.  Supervision is provided until 4 PM daily; additional extended hours may be arranged (Extended Day fees apply).  A box lunch is provided for all participants.

Through the generous support of the JetBlue Foundation there is no fee to participate in Girls Aero Team, but space is limited and advance registration is essential.  Use the Girls Aero Team online enrollment portal to register any girl entering Grades 4-8 in Fall 2019.  Confirmations will be issued on a space-available basis starting Tuesday, July 16.  Enrollments will be confirmed on a first-come, first-served basis until all available spots have been distributed.  Contact the Hiller Aviation Museum’s Education Department at education@hiller.org for more information.

Girls Aero Team Includes:

  • Model Airplanes, Gliders, and Helicopters
  • Realistic Flight Simulation
  • Build, Code and Fly Drones
  • Aeronautics Experiments
  • Airplane/Helicopter Cockpit Encounters
  • Airplane Preflight and Disassembly
  • Air Traffic Control Simulation
  • Helicopter Design Challenge
  • Women in Aviation Discovery Tour
  • Tour of JetBlue Technology Ventures
  • And Much, Much More!