View of the runway at a airplane and car show.

Innovations in Flight

Family Day and Outdoor Aviation Display
Sponsored by United Airlines

OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES
Safety briefings are mandatory for all visitors. Briefings are held throughout the day.

  • Outdoor Aviation Display
    See nearly 50 vintage, military, recreational, and home-built aircraft flown in for one day only. Meet the pilots and talk about how and why they fly.
  • Vintage Car Display
    See vintage cars paired by era with the airplanes.
  • A United Airlines Jet
    You can hop aboard this United passenger jet; line closes at 1:00 pm
  • Reenactors: World War II through the Vietnam War
  • United States Air Force Drill Team

INDOOR ACTIVITIES

  • Do hands-on learning with Discovery Stations and interactives throughout the Museum.
  • Learn about the 1909 Grande Semaine d'Aviation -- the first international air meet -- from the Museum's Archives. 
  • Listen concerts by the United States Air Force Band.
  • Hear presentations and discussions from leaders from aerospace.