Aerospace Day 2019

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Aerospace Day 2019

March 2, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Learn about the science of flight and space travel on Aerospace Day at the Discovery Museum. All visitors will enjoy half price admission, thanks to the generosity of Sikorsky and Specialty Cable Corporation.

Special activities include:
– Wind tunnel and air foil making, sponsored by HeliVentures
– Magnus flyers, sponsored by Sikorsky’s chapter of the National Society of Black Engineers
– Balloon rockets, sponsored by the University of Bridgeport
– Parachutes
– Foldable aircrafts and test site

Live science demonstrations on the science of flight at 11:30 am, 1:30 pm, and 3:30 pm

Shows in the Henry B. duPont III Planetarium:
11:00 am – Flight Adventures
1:00 pm – Flight Adventures
2:00 pm – We Are Astronomers
3:00 pm – We Are Astronomers
4:00 pm – The Skies Tonight

Many thanks to our event sponsors:

Many thanks to our community partners:


March 2, 2019
10:00 am - 4:00 pm


SHU’s Discovery Science Center and Planetarium
4450 Park Ave.
Bridgeport, CT 06604 United States
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