Engineering Challenge: Paper Airplanes

Event Date: 
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
Event Time: 
2:00pm - 3:00pm
Event Description: 

This week’s engineering challenge will allow participants to meet 2 pilots from Wallops who will discuss the aerodynamics of flight. Following the talk, teams will get to build their own paper airplanes and fly them. Recommended for ages 6 and up. (60 minutes) 

Event Type: 
Educational
Hands-on Activities
Lecture / Talk
Open to the General Public?: 
Yes
Topic: 
Science,  Space Technology
Mission: 
ACT-America (Atmospheric Carbon and Transport-America),  ICESat 2,  North Atlantic Aerosols and Marine Ecosystems Study (NAAMES),  ORACLES (Observations of Clouds above Aerosols and their Interactions)
Event Location: 

NASA Wallops Flight Facility - Visitor Center

Bldg. J-17
Wallops IslandVirginia 23337
United States