Wings Aerospace Academy is a tuition-free middle and future high school charter program providing hands-on aerospace experiences. We are launching grades 6-8 in Fall 2015; one grade will be added each year until the program reaches through 12th grade with the class of 2020 being the first graduating class. Wings Aerospace Academy (W.A.A.) offers a […]
Wings Over the Rockies partnered with Mu Brewery to make its very own blood orange beer, and we need your help to name it! You can find our new beer at the Lowry Beer Garden, next door to our hangar. Please submit your name for our beer via either Facebook or Twitter with the hashtag #NameTheWingsBeer […]
Saturday, August 15 5:00 – 11:00 p.m. Main Event | 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. VIP Reception Toast the end of summer with an evening of brews, blues and barbecue in our WWII-era Air Force hangar. Sample beers from more than 20 of Colorado’s breweries and savor mouth-watering pulled pork, sausage, brisket and more from Jim […]
Thursday August 13 | General (Ret) Kevin P. Chilton Wings is proud to announce its inaugural Distinguished Lecture Series, open to aerospace enthusiasts of all ages. This series offers inspiring talks by some of our state and nation’s top leaders, scholars and military professionals. Subjects will range from best practices in military leadership, character development, courageous […]
Enroll your budding scientist in a week of Air & Space Camp. Students ages 8 – 12 will be immersed in aviation and space activities inside our WWII-era Air Force hangar that is filled with over 40 types of aircraft and space vehicles. Campers can climb aboard the EB-57 Canberra to get a pilot’s perspective […]
Join Wings’ COO Mark Hyatt as he leads an exclusive Wings Members tour of the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. These trips will include an overview of the Academy’s history and a peek into everyday cadet life. Mark brings his unique perspectives as an USAF Academy graduate, veteran fighter pilot, former military […]
Sunday, August 2 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Join space and science enthusiast Stephen Kelly on a summer journey through space exploration in the 1960s. Stephen Kelly will chronicle NASA’s Project Gemini through a three-part lecture series. This last session will examine the five Gemini missions conducted in 1966. These missions encountered some serious obstacles that […]
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Job Title: Custodian Job Location: Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum, 7711 East Academy Blvd., Denver CO 80230 Department: Facilities Services FLSA Status: Non-Exempt Part Time (10-28 hours per week with weekend and evening times required) Salary: $10 – $11 DOE Job Summary: Wings Over the Rockies is seeking dedicated and energetic individuals […]
The Center for the Advancement of Science in Space (CASIS) is the sole manager of the International Space Station (ISS) U.S. National Laboratory. CASIS: Science in Space for Life on Earth is an exhibit that educates guests on how CASIS works with the ISS to run scientific experiments in space. It is also a celebration of the […]
The “Horizontal Lander” HL-20 was developed by NASA’s Langley Research Center during the 1980s and 1990s. It was one of several designs considered by NASA to supplement the space shuttle with adependable, crewed transportation at minimal cost. The HL-20, which is significantly smaller and lighter than the space shuttle orbiters, was to be launched into […]
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