Meet renowned military pilots and hear them discuss their exciting flying experiences. Visit with members of the Civil Air Patrol (CAP) and the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) and get $5 admission coupons for the movie,Fighter Pilot, showing in the Saturn V Hall Digital Theater at 10 a.m., 12 p.m. and 2 p.m.
This free, family-friendly event is from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. and features the following speakers*:
- 11 a.m. Col. Jim Petek (F-101, O-2)
- 12 p.m. Capt. Hoot Gibson (F-4, F-14)
- 1 p.m. Lt. Col. Lee Alford (F-16)
- 2 p.m. Col. Russ Lewey (B-52)
- 3 p.m. Maj. Zig Jastrebski (F-4)
- 4 p.m. Jamie Dodson, author of the award-winning Nick Grant adventure novels
Bus rides to the Aviation Challenge facility are available for museum guests. Buses will depart from the Blackbird aircraft in front of the museum gift shop.
* Schedule subject to change.