Exploration of Flight (Centennial Airport)

Backcountry Flying Showcase

Backcountry Flying Showcase

Date: Saturday, May 25, 2024 | 10:00AM to 2:00PM
Location: Exploration of Flight (Centennial Airport)
Categories: Special Events

Expose yourself to the fun and challenges of backcountry flying! Meet pilots who enjoy escaping to Colorado’s backcountry and view featured aircraft on display including a Cessna 185, Cessna 180, Aviat Husky A1B and more!

Backcountry flying includes landing on grass or dirt strips, or dropping in to remote areas with a specially designed bush plane or seaplane. It can even include the challenging mountain flying that Colorado is famous for. Backcountry flying provides access to camping, hiking, fishing and more for those who enjoy being in the great wide open.

Pre-Purchase Tickets

Join us at 11:00 a.m. for a lecture on Mountain Flying from Bill Standerfer of the Colorado Pilots Association. This presentation is eligible for WINGS Pilot Proficiency Program credit.

Food Truck: Cazuelas Tacos de Fer
*Food purchases are not included in admission.

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