Open Cockpit Day 2019

Open Cockpit Day 2019

This activity has finished and is no longer running.

Our fifth annual Open Cockpit Day will be your chance to get into the ‘driver’s seat’ of many of our vintage aircraft, from bushplanes to jets. It’s the one day a year visitors are allowed this unique opportunity to find out what it was like to fly the iconic aircraft that made Edmonton aviation history.

This year’s event will focus on simulators. Pilot a First World War biplane in the Ace Flight Academy Experience exhibit on loan from the Canada Air and Space Museum. Check out our new Redbird flight simulators, or try your hand at piloting a lumbering four-engine airliner in our DC-6 simulator.

We will also be unveiling a brand new exhibit featuring the University of Alberta’s AlbertaSat project, which has already designed, build and launched one satellite into space and is working on another. Students from the project will also be on hand to talk about their work.

All Ages
Alberta Aviation Museum
11410 Kingsway NW, Edmonton, Alberta, T5G 0X4 See Map
This event was tagged in:
Museums Engineering
Alberta Aviation Museum
Visit Event Website
Click to Call
Send Email
Alberta Aviation Museum
11410 Kingsway NW

More Events You Might Like


See All Events

Explore More of ChatterBlock


Find Kids Activities

Browse upcoming events, or schedules of classes and camps, all tailored to families.

Plug In Locally

Find kid-friendly businesses & places and read experiences from other parents.

One-Stop Resource

We can help with your child's educational needs or even their next birthday party.
Get Tickets