From August 23, 2014 5:00 pm until August 23, 2014 9:00 pm Save to calendar
Categories: Family Event
Celebrate National Aviation Day at Night Wings. Meet A-10 and EC-130 pilots, ground crew (avionic techs and the like) from Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. Watch the Pima County Sheriff's Search & Rescue helicopter demonstration at 6:30pm. Take the Aviation History Challenge and the QR-Code Scavenger hunt (smartphone required, data rates apply). Enjoy the museum in the cool evening! All hangars will be open with many hands-on STEM activities for kids in each hangar and prizes! Meet Tucson Fire and Rincon Valley Firefighters, a nod to the Disney animated sequel "Planes: Fire & Rescue." From 5:00pm until sundown enjoy the outside planes and the 390th Memorial Museum. Or take a docent-led open-air tram tour of the outdoor aircraft (additional $4 fee) at 5:30 or 6:15pm. Flight Grill will be open for dinner. Only $10 for adults and kids 12 & under (and members) are FREE.