Lockheed-Martin Aviation Camp

Fernbank Science Center,
156 Heaton Park Drive NE,
Atlanta
Phone: 678-874-7102
fsc.fernbank.edu

A week-long STEM based camp provides hands-on aviation experience for rising 4th through 6th grade students. The camp is packed with activities to help future aviator’s understand science, mathematics, engineering, and technology, cultivating a students’ sense of wonder, imagination and creativity. Students will be exposed to careers in aviation through several field trips to airports and other aviation facilities, including component testing and assembly.

The culminating experience will be a team build-off competition, in which the students will be challenged to build and fly an aircraft of their own design. Engineers from Lockheed Martin Aviation will mentor the teams. Activities will be held in the state-of the-art facilities at Fernbank Science Center and taught by expert instructors. Fernbank Science Center has a celebrated history of motivating and teaching leaders of tomorrow. Fernbank’s Aerospace programs have won national acclaim.