Aviation Day Camp
Soar Across the Farthest Frontiers of Flight
4-Day Session. No camp November 26, partial-week enrollment available.
Discover the limits of the world of flight from first to fastest, from biggest to smallest, and all of the awesome aviation innovations in between! Follow in the footsteps of the earliest aviators, from balloon and glider pioneers to the groundbreaking work of Wilbur and Orville Wright. Check out in the cockpits of many historical aircraft, and construct flying models of many different types of flying machines, including the original 1903 Wright Flyer. Accelerate into the realm of supersonic flight in an exploration of high speed aviation. Experiment with sound waves and pilot a supersonic research aircraft in the flight simulators to discovery the perils and promise of future travel beyond the sound barrier.
Extreme Flight Camp Includes:
- Model Airplanes, Gliders, and Helicopters
- 1903 Wright Flyer
- Introductory Flight Simulation
- Widebody Commercial Aircraft
- Composite Polymers and Slime
- Polar Flight Operations
- And Much, Much More!
Elementary Topics (K-6)
All camps are located at the Hiller Aviation Museum at the San Carlos Airport.