SPRING BREAK 2017

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EXPLORE THE WORLD OF AVIATION & SPACE
MARCH 13 – 17
WITH FUN ACTIVITIES DAILY FROM 10AM – 2PM

careflight-helicopter_300X175MONDAY: HELICOPTER DAY

  • Take a peek inside a CareFlight helicopter
  • Talk to the pilots
  • Construct your own paper helicopter and launch it inside a 7-foot wind tube

737-Cockpit-file-2005_300x175TUESDAY: OPEN COCKPIT DAY

  • Try out our supersonic T-38 and F-4 jets cockpit simulators
  • Explore inside our Bell UH-1 “Huey” and Southwest Airlines Boeing 737-300
  • Talk to the pilots who flew these aircraft

partial-solar-eclipse-clouds_300x175WEDNESDAY: GALACTIC ADVENTURE DAY

  • Get a sneak peek of the upcoming Aug 21 solar eclipse in SPOC, our portable planetarium
  • Get a close look at the Sun through a solar telescope*
    * Our solar telescope is equipped with a special filter that makes it safe for solar viewing.
    You should never look directly at the Sun.

FlyingPaperAirplanesTHURSDAY: PAPER AIRPLANE DAY

  • Create your own paper airplanes
  • Experiment to see which design travels furthest, most accurate, and the longest time aloft

DSC_4095_300x175FRIDAY: FLIGHT SIMULATOR DAY

  • Explore virtual aircraft in our flight simulators
  • Learn aerial navigation