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Founded in 1989, the
Pacific Coast Air Museum
is a non-profit organization whose mission is to To Educate and Inspire both young and old about our aviation heritage and space technology, to Preserve historic aircraft and artifacts, and to Honor veterans.

"I had no idea the Pacific Coast Air Museum had so many interesting educational offerings.

I will make sure that all our principals and teachers know about the many resources you have to offer."
Sharon E. Liddell, Ed.D.
Santa Rosa City Schools

Aviation Summer School

8th - 12th Grades

Aviation Summer School

The Pacific Coast Air Museum is providing two unique educational experiences for 8th to 12th grade students who love aviation.

Two 10-hour aviation courses are offered. Each syllabus provides five days of exciting classroom aviation activities.

To enroll, Download the enrollment form.

Course 1: Dates to be announced
(10 hours total)
  • Physics of Flight
  • History of Flight
  • Aircraft Powerplants
  • Hypoxia
  • Spatial Orientation
  • Aircraft Safety
Course 2: Dates to be announced
(10 hours total)
  • Navigation
  • Flight Planning
  • Weight and Balance
  • Aviation Careers
Both courses include:
  • Several guest speakers on specific subjects
  • A tour of the Pacific Coast Air Museum
  • Flying our flight simulator
  • Sitting in the cockpit of a mach-2 aircraft
  • And a local flight with one of the Museum's FAA licensed pilots!

Classes Meet:

Monday through Friday
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


Tuition for each 10-hour course is $165.00

Students may take one or both courses. Taking both courses includes two flights.

Classes meet at the Pacific Coast Air Museum (directions)
Summer Aviation Classes
Early registration is encouraged as enrollment is limited. To enroll,
download the enrollment form.
Fill it out, include a check for $165 for one course or $330 for both courses,
and mail it to...

Pacific Coast Air Museum
One Air Museum Way
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
Attn. Education Director

Questions? Contact Director of Education Art Hayssen at 707-321-2040 or email

These courses meet several of the California State Standards in Social Studies, Science, and Math.

The Pacific Coast Air Museum is a non-profit 501c3 organization.
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