September 18 (Sun) 10:00am YAW: Oakland Air Museum Open Cockpit Day

Event Date: 
Sunday, September 18, 2016 - 10:00am

Young Aviators Weekend heads up the Bay for an Open Cockpit Day at the Oakland Air Museum. 

YAW is a community outreach program for high school students who share an interest in aviation. YAW meets every other weekend and will take on the format of a student‐run club where members can learn more about aviation related topics.

High school students are invited to our next meeting on Sunday, September 18 at 11:00am. 

Remember to bring your signed YAW Permission Form, and invite your friends to come along.

Transportation will be provided to and from the Oakland Air Museum.

To sign up and/or if you have any questions, please contact 

  • Sit in a Korean War MiG-15 and feel what it would have been like to fly for the "other side" in America's first war of the Jet Age.  
  • Get a glimpse of the training involved for Naval Flight Officers in the 1970s in our Navy A-6 simulator trailer.  
  • Imagine yourself taking off and landing on a carrier deck in the Navy A-3 Sky Warrior.


10:00am Meet at San Carlos Flight Center

10:30am Depart San Carlos Flight Center bound for Oakland Air Museum

12:00pm Arrive at Oakland Air Museum

1:00pm Lunch (Food Vendor will be on site)

4:00pm Open Cockpit Day ends, depart Oakland Air Museum

5:00pm Arrive back at San Carlos Flight