School Programs

Theory of Flight Program

In-Person and Virtual Sessions Available

Each school year the museum offers our popular Theory of Flight Program in both In-Person and Virtual Formats* covering Topic A: Air and Aerodynamics and Topic B: Flight from the Alberta Curriculum including:

  • Properties of Air
  • The Four Forces of Flight
  • Parts of an Aircraft
  • Aircraft Stability
  • Three Axis of Rotation
  • The Control Surfaces
 

*The Virtual Live Session focuses on the Four Forces of Flight and Control Surfaces; the rest of the topics are included in the accompanying in-class activity kit. There is time in the Live Session Q&A session to cover other topics in more detail. 

You can read the descriptions and choose your selection of available field-trips below to book your next session with us.

Theory of Flight Program Instructor showcasing the wing design of a Cranwell CL.4 aircraft
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In-Person Theory of Flight Program Cost 

$12.50/Student (Maximum 32 Students)

Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays

Virtual Theory of Flight Program Cost 

$175/Class

Tuesdays and Thursdays

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Additional Information/Resources

For more information on field trips and virtual Theory of Flight including Cancellation/ Rescheduling Policies click the links below.