Wednesday, June 8, 2011
Become a Pilot Day at the National Air and Spcae Museum's Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center
On Saturday, June 18th take your family out to enjoy Become a Pilot Day at the National Air and Space Museum's Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center.
See 50 visiting vintage, recreational, military, and homebuilt aircraft, on display outside the Center for one day only. Talk to pilots and find out what skills are needed to fly. Inside the Center, test your piloting skills in flight simulators, talk to aviation experts, and enjoy story time and hands-on activities with the kids.
This year, there will be a focus on naval aviation in celebration of the Navy’s centennial. Hear speakers and see visiting aircraft from the U.S. Navy. Catch a performance by the U.S. Naval drill team and enjoy a musical performance by U.S. Navy band, The Commodores.
The event is free (10 am - 3pm) and open to the public. Parking is $15. Go HERE to find out more.
Posted by Brooke at 11:10 PM