Aviation Summer Camp

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Study
Explore

FLY

Study
  • Learn the history of aviation.
  • Investigate the principles of flight.
  • Examine aircraft and engine design.
  • Study the technology of flight.
  • Practice on a flight simulator.

Explore
    Explore the museum and the airport to:
  • Learn Kentucky's role in aviation.
  • See behind-the-scenes airport operations.
  • Examine aircraft and engine design.
  • Find out about careers in aviation.
  • See how aviation serves people.

FLY HELP PLAN AND CONDUCT YOUR OWN FLIGHT OVER KENTUCKY IN A 4-SEAT AIRCRAFT WITH AN FAA-APPROVED PILOT.

*Pay by credit card*
*Additional processing fees apply.
Use a credit card to pay for camp by visiting the museum's Online Gift Shop.
Pay by credit card or check, YOU MUST FILL OUT AND MAIL a paper application which you can download below.
Lexington-based Aviation camps
2015 Summer Camps

To enroll in a Lexington aviation camp, two forms are required:

  • Application (select one below)
  • Waiver for Eastern Kentucky University, which provides student flights (download waiver below, fill out completely, and mail to address on form)
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Calendar listing all 2015 camps
Click on a blue link below to download an application for the proper camp date.
Please note: Transportation to camp is not provided.
All Lexington camps are held at the Aviation Museum of Kentucky, Blue Grass Airport.

Level 1 Camp
Ages 10 or 11
June 8-9 (The Ed LaFontaine Aviation Camp)
Level 2 Camp
Ages 12 or 13
June 11-12 (The Mike Malone Aviation Camp)
Level 1 Camp
Ages 10 or 11
June 15-16 (The Bob Blaylock Aviation Camp)
Levels 1, 2 and 3 Camps
Ages 10 to 16
June 18-19 (The Victor Tamariz Aviation Camp)
Level 3 Camp
Ages 14 to 16
June 22-23 (The Hugh Grundy Aviation Camp)
Required flight form
This form required by Eastern Kentucky University aviation, which provides student camp flights.

Waiver form required for aviation camp flights

Application for Student Financial Aid to Attend a Lexington Aviation Camp
NOTE: Some financial aid may be available for students who require help in order to attend the camp.
To be eligible you must provide:
  • A completed application for student financial aid
    AND
  • A completed camp application
  • Aviation Camps outside Lexington

    2015 Summer Camps

    Camp applications in PDF format available below.

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    Calendar listing all 2015 camps
    Click on a blue link below to download a PDF application for the proper camp location and date.
    Hazard
    Ages 10 to 16
    July 1 & 2
    Hazardapplication for student financial aid to attend Aviation Camp
    Bowling Green
    Ages 10 to 16
    July 7 & 8 OR July 9 & 10
    Bowling Green application for student financial aid to attend Aviation Camp
    Louisville
    Ages 10 to 16

    July 16 & 17

    Pikeville
    Ages 10 to 16
    July 22 & 23
    Pikevilleapplication for student financial aid to attend Aviation Camp