Aggie Aviation Adventure

Aggie Aviation Adventure

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June 4-8, 2018 Logan Campus
June 11-15, 2018 Logan Campus
Aug 6-8, 2018 Vernal Camp
Aug 9-11, 2018 Price Camp

Learn about aviation, take a flight in an aircraft at the controls, and in Logan in a regional jet simulator.
More Details will be released in May.

Downloads:
USU Discover Flight Waiver Form

Vernal Camp - Aug 6-8
$225
Includes flight in DA-40 and R-22 Helicopter
Arrive at 0800 on the 6th, depart after a family lunch on the 8th
Commuter camp.


Price Camp - Aug 9-11
$225
Includes flight in DA-40 and a DRONE they will take home, lodging in dorms on campus
Arrive at 0800 on the 9th, depart after family lunch on the 11th


Logan Camp
Each day will begin with a safety briefing, followed by interactive classes on the aviation topics to include:
  • Aviation Weather
  • Principle of Flight
  • Unmanned Vehicles (drones)
  • Flight Instruments and Navigation
  • Basic Aircraft Features
  • Air Traffic Control
  • Human Factors in Aviation
  • Maintenance hands on training
  • USU Aviation program briefing and Campus Tour

Each of the 30 students will have the opportunity to be at the controls of a Utah State University aircraft with a qualified instructor, and fly our new REDBIRD 3-axis motion simulator and a Regional Jet Simulator.

Science:
You will learn how airplanes create thrust and lift to fly, and how weather affects aviation.

Technology:
You will experience the latest in the aviation technology in an actual aircraft, our new REDBIRD full motion simulator and regional jet aircraft high definition flight simulator.

Engineering:
You will see how airplanes are built, and what is behind all the panels in an aircraft in our maintenance facility, and work with actual tools used in aircraft maintenance.

Math:
You will learn how to plan a flight and calculate fuel, time, weight, and balance.

Meals and lodging are included.

The price for the camp is $350.00 and includes all meals, t0shirt, flight and the controls of an aircraft and helicopter, 2 simulator lessons and all the course materials.

Participants and parent/guardian will be required to sign a release in order to fly. Aviation STEM summer Camp is designed for ages 14-21 or have completed the 8th grade. Youth in 7th grade can apply with the understanding that this adventure will be a fast paced & will include evening activities.

For registration and information on camp, please email:
Andreas.wesemann@usu.edu




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