Some of the fascinating things taught or introduced at aviation camp include the following:
- Large passenger jet flight simulation
- Radio communication and air traffic control operations
- Professional flying protocols such as pre-flight inspections and the creation of logbook entries
- Introductory identification of airplane parts and their functions
Some specialized aviation camps will also include an actual flight, of course.
Camps may run for a week or longer. Young pilots at these camps will enjoy training from flight instructors who are often licensed pilots, as well as trained teachers and mentors.
Of course, education at these camps is not restricted to aviation. They’ll meet other flying enthusiasts from throughout the same city. As with camps of any type, kids gain confidence and grow in independence, among many other benefits to personal growth.
Frequently Asked Questions
How many Aviation camps are there?
There are 1 programs offering aviation as an activity. Use the filters to narrow by age and program type, then click on matched programs to see daily activities, dates, rates and registration information.
What are the fees to attend Aviation camps?
Fees for programs offering aviation as an activity range from $485 to $485 per program (program types and lengths vary). Use the filters here to narrow programs by age and type.
Where can parents meet with Aviation camps?
Meet with program directors and staff at the Our Kids Camp & Program Expo. The Expo is held annually in February, and is a fun and informative day for parents, kids, and teens. Find event details and free tickets here.