SOARING EXPO 2013
Time: Saturday, March 16, 2013 - 10:00am - Sunday, March 17, 2013 - 5:00pm
Event Type: Public Program
Location: Side Gallery
The member clubs of the Seattle Glider Council again present a glimpse into the fascinating world of silent flight at Soaring Expo 2013 during the weekend of March 16-17. Full-size gliders and radio-controlled gliders will be on display. Lectures, movies and glider flight simulators are offered all weekend. Representatives of local soaring and RC glider clubs will be on-hand to answer questions for anyone interested in the sport of soaring or becoming a glider pilot. Clubs include Evergreen Soaring and Puget Sound Soaring.
On Saturday, March 16, at 2pm, the world-famous glider pilot Einar Enevoldson will do a public program as part of the Expo. Click http://www.museumofflight.org/event/2013/mar/16/einar-enevoldson-record-... for more information, as well as for information on the offered workshops scheduled for the weekend (http://www.museumofflight.org/event/2013/mar/16/weekend-family-workshops...).
The event is open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day, and is free with admission to the Museum.