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Note: Registration for all camps is now closed. Please check back for information about our 2015 camps.

Aerospace CampStudents can sign up for an aviation adventure this summer! The National Museum of the U.S. Air Force will offer four affordable and exciting aerospace summer day camps in 2014. Campers will learn about a variety of topics through hands-on activities that incorporate history, science and math concepts, as well as team-building skills.

All camps take place from 9 a.m.-3 p.m., and camp t-shirts cost an extra $8.

Camp 1: Model Rocketry Day Camp
Thursday, June 26, 2014
Cost:
$25
Ages: 11-14
Campers will learn basic rocketry principles as they build and launch a beginning‐level model rocket.
Note: Registration for this camp is now closed.

Camp 2: Model Rocketry Day Camp (repeat of June 26 camp)
Friday, June 27, 2014
Cost:
$25
Ages: 11-14
Campers will learn basic rocketry principles as they build and launch a beginning‐level model rocket.
Note: Registration for this camp is now closed.

Camp 3: Kite Tales
Friday, July 11, 2014
Cost:
$10
Ages: 9-12
Campers will learn about the history and aerodynamics of kites as they make and fly two different types of kites.
Note: Registration for this camp is now closed.

Camp 4: Lighter than Air Flight
Friday, Aug. 1, 2014
Cost: $10
Ages: 10-12
Campers will learn about the history and principles of lighter than air flight as they build and "launch" a tissue paper hot air balloon model in the museum's 120‐foot tall Missile Gallery.
Note: Registration for this camp is now closed.

Those who are interested must register in advance. Base clearance is not required to participate.

For more information, call (937) 255-4646, (937) 255-4652 or (937) 255-4666 or email the Education Division.

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