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Texada Aerospace Camp

  • 27/07/2022
  • 30/07/2022
  • Texada/ Gillies Bay Airport CYGB

The purpose of the Aerospace Camp is to immerse youth from 10 to 16 years in the basics of aviation and aerospace sciences using unique training aids specifically designed and built by experienced volunteer technicians, pilots and scientists. The curriculum consists mainly of hands-on projects.

For more information contact: dgart@telus.net

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AeroSpace Camp lessons

  • Principles of flight
  • Aircraft construction and controls
  • Model aircraft flying basics
  • Flight simulator instruction
  • Wind tunnel testing the theory of flight
  • Model rocket testing
  • Parachute basics
  • Astronomy sessions
  • Solar power basics
  • Aircraft radio operation
  • Team research project
  • Metal working
  • Fire safety and operating a fire extinguisher
  • How an airport works
  • Familiarization flight in a real airplane

Pilot Lounge:  (250) 334-8545
Not regularly attended

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Courtenay Airpark Assn.
1-110 20th St.
Courtenay, BC   V9N 8B1

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