Aviation Day Camp

Physics Flyers

Investigate Aerodynamics and the Science of Flight!

Grades K-5
Full Day Only

Program Dates 2021:

June 14-18
June 28-July 2
July 12-16
July 26-30
August 9-13
August 23-27


Launch an adventure in science to discover the forces of flight!  Physics Flyers includes hands-on scientific experiments, model aircraft construction and realistic flight simulation designed to unlock aerodynamics for campers Grades K-5.  Fly model airplanes, helicopters, airplanes and hovercraft!  Explore the roles of air pressure, electricity and magnetism in aerospace, build an electric-powered racing car, climb aboard historic aircraft and more in a journey to understand the science that makes powered flight possible.


Physics Flyers Camp Includes:

  • Gliders and Soaring Flight
  • Rubber Powered Airplane Construction
  • Flying Model Helicopters
  • RC Drones and Hovercraft
  • Run Catlight! Electric Vehicle
  • Introductory, Weather and Aerobatic Flight Simulation
  • Aerobatics and Energy
  • Aviation Weather
  • Simple Machines and Catapults
  • Momentum and Flying Discs
  • Surface Tension and Bubbles
  • Chemical Reactions and Rockets
Aviation Camp

Elementary Topics (K-5)

Air & Space
Drone Rangers (Half Day)
Extreme Flight
Flight Science Lab
Physics Flyers
Pilot Cadets
Robo Mechanics

Intermediate Topics (5-7)

Aero Engineers
X-Plane Pilot

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Camp Schedule and Availability 

Online Registration

Camp Information - Daily Schedule

Camper Information and Medical Form

Camper Medical Form only

Camper Welcome Letter

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All camps are located at the Hiller Aviation Museum at the San Carlos Airport.