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Aerospace Day at the University of Michigan

Are you looking for a fun, interactive event for you and your students? Look no further than Aerospace Day at the University of Michigan! The fall 2017 biannual Aerospace Day will be held at the University of Michigan in the Francois-Xavier Bagnoud Building (1320 Beal Ave., Ann Arbor, MI) and will take place on Saturday, December 2nd from 10:00 am to 4:30 pm. Also, this event is freeThis event is for both boys & girls!

The U-M Student Chapter of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) and the U-M Department of Aerospace Engineering will be sponsoring:

  • An exciting display of Michigan aerospace engineering students' class projects, featuring remote-controlled blimp and hovercraft races

  • Fun activities for all ages coordinated by our student project teams

  • Tours of the Michigan aerospace engineering department labs and Wilson Student Team Project Center

  • A large blimp building activity

  • Flying blimps and hovercrafts

  • Breakfast and lunch for all parents and participants (at no cost!)


There are multiple activities that cater to different age groups from K-12 so all students welcome to sign up! Older students will also have the option of touring the aerospace engineering department instead of participating in the activities.

Register here:

We have approximately 140 spots, and registration goes live on 10/30 at 8 am so please sign up as soon as possible!