December 9, 2019 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Careers Take Flight

Grades 5-8

School and Public Groups
Monday, December 9, 2019

3:30 PM – 5:30 PM



Careers Take Flight is an exploration into some of the many professions that exist in aviation.   Each 2-hour program is open to middle school students and uses hands-on activities to bring these career paths to life.

Each student in Careers Take Flight participates in a series of discovery experiences in the Hiller Aviation Museum, including:

  • Air Traffic Control Simulation
  • Airline Operations/Dispatch Exercise
  • Flight Simulation

Students will learn about the duties and responsibilities of pilots, dispatchers, air traffic controllers and more while completing each engaging hands-on activity.

How to Register

Careers Take Flight programs are provided to participants at no charge, but space is limited and pre-registration is required.  School groups may complete a field trip reservation request using the Museum’s convenient online request system.  Individuals and small groups may enroll using the Careers Take Flight registration portal.

Parents are welcome to remain onsite throughout the program, but may optionally elect to sign their child in to Hiller Aviation Museum staff.  A Student Information and Medical Form is required for each child checked in during the program.

Careers Take Flight participants will receive a confirmation email and additional information regarding the program approximately one week prior to program date.  Make your plans now to join a unique glimpse into the world of aviation professionals.