Aviation Day Camp
Flight Simulator Aces
Aircraft Operations and Pilot Skills
Entering Grades 5-8
Full Day Only
Fly to the cutting edge of aviation in an exploration of the world of the pilot!
Take on the challenge of Aviation Camp’s most sophisticated flight simulations, including realistic antique airplanes, modern and vintage airliners, aerobatic airplanes, air racers, supersonic research aircraft and more. Pass an end-of-week checkout and graduate to the full-motion FMX flight simulator to try out an FAA-approved flight training experience.
Construct and fly detailed scale models of both modern and historical aircraft, including models capable of controlled flight. Climb into the cockpits of real biplanes, seaplanes, helicopters, jetliners and jet fighters and compare their systems with the flight simulation environment.
Flight Simulator Aces Includes:
- Advanced Model Aircraft Construction
- VFR Flight Planning
- Air Traffic Control Simulation
- Realistic Flight Simulation, Including
- Flight Training Drills and Scenarios
- Historical Aircraft and Flight Recreations
- Supersonic Research Aircraft
- High Altitude Missions
- Night and Inclement Weather Operations
- FMX Full Motion Flight Simulation
- Radio Controlled Aircraft
- Cockpit Checkouts
- And Much, Much More!
Elementary Topics (K-5)
Middle School Topics (5-8)
All camps are located at the Hiller Aviation Museum at the San Carlos Airport.