The New England Air Museum will host its fall 2018 Open Cockpit Day on Saturday, October 6th with a NEW twist!
Special activities will include Touch A Truck, designed for children of all ages to view some very large vehicles-up close - from the following industries: aviation, construction, 1st responders and the military, along with the chance to climb aboard historic aircraft including a WWII P-47 Thunderbolt, a jet-age F-100 Super Sabre and a F-104 Star-fighter, as well as number of helicopters. Other activities include hands on flight simulators and the opportunity to Build & Fly your own flying machine!.
The Open Cockpit program runs from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. with the Museum and Wings 'n Things gift shop staying open until 5:00 p.m.. Sneakers or rubber-soled shoes are recommended. Food and beverage will be available for purchase.