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SkyCamp

Each summer the Middle Georgia State School of Aviation hosts a Summer Aviation Camp on its Eastman campus for aspiring aviators. Kids between the ages of 10 – 14 may attend.

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July 26th – July 28th from 9AM to 4AM.
SkyCamp capacity – 45 campers.
$100 per camper
Age 10 – 14

SkyCamp Flyer

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At SkyCamp, students will get to experience the following:
  • explore weather, history, and physics of flight
  • building and launching rockets and gliders
  • flight simulators
  • tour the air traffic control tower
  • take flight in an aircraft
  • launch a space balloon
  • tour the Museum of Aviation in Warner Robins, GA
  • Sky Camp 2016
  • Sky Camp 2015
  • Sky Camp 2014

SkyCamp 2016


Tuesday July 26

On Day 1 we did:

  • Weather Class
  • Space Balloon Launch
  • GSP
  • Glider Flight
  • Rocketeer Lab
  • Air Traffic Control

Below are images from this day:



Wednesday July 27

On Day 2 we:

  • Visited the WR Aviation Museum
  • Got to sit in an actual C130
  • Worked on egg drop projects

Below are images from this day:



Thursday July 28

On Thursday, the students , the flight simulator, launched the rockets they built, some even got to speak on 13WMAZ.

  • Flew helicopters and airplanes
  • Got to spend time in the simulators
  • Didd the egg drops
  • Launched rockets
  • Watch our video from the space ballon launch

Below are images from this day:

SkyCamp 2015


Tuesday July 14

On Day 1 we did:

  • Welcome and Fundamentals Class
  • Launched Minion Dave into space
  • Welcomed and talked to GSP
  • Gliders with Mr. John Hunt
  • Air Traffic Control Tower simulator with Ms. Lisa Henry
  • Air Traffic Control Tower viewing with Mr. Ramey Pace
  • Made rockets with Mr. Martin Kehayes

Below are images from this day:



Wednesday July 15

On Day 2 we:

  • Visited the WR Aviation Museum
  • Watched Disney’s Planes: Fire & Rescue

Below are images from this day:



Thursday July 16

On Thursday, the students experienced airplane and helicopter flights, the flight simulator, launched the rockets they built, some even got to speak on 13WMAZ.

Below are images from this day:

SkyCamp 2014


Monday June 30

On Monday, all students were welcomed to the Summer 2014 SkyCamp! On this day students built rockets, launched Hello Kitty in a weather balloon (had a visit from the GA State Patrol who helped to find Hello Kitty after the launch), toured the radar lab and control tower, and made paper gliders with John Hunt.

YouTube Video from SkyCamp. Watch the weather balloon launch on YouTube!

Below are images from this day:

Tuesday July 1

On Tuesday, we took the students on a trip to the Warner Robins Aviation Museum.

Below are images from this day:

Wednesday July 2

On Wednesday, the students experienced airplane flights, the flight simulator, launched the rockets they built, and had a visit from Olivia James, the 13WMAZ weather lady.

Below are images from this day:


For more information about this summer program, please contact:

Andrea Yawn
Phone: 478.374.6700
Email:

Christy Faulk
Phone: 478.448.4703
Email:



  LAST MODIFIED: 8/1/2016