Explorers Academy (Ages 8-11)

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 The 2016 Explorers Academy

July 18-22, 2016

Exploreres 2016A week-long half-day camp for students ages 8-11 teaching Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) skills while exploring careers in the aviation industry! Sold out in 2012 through 2015!

“What do I want to be when I grow up?” It’s not too early to start exploring! Naval Air Station Wildwood (NASW) Aviation Museum will utilize the same professional staff and similar agenda from our ACE Academy to motivate young students to start thinking about the future…NOW! Activities for this one week camp will stress the importance of a strong background in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) skills. Real world career opportunities will be EXPLORED!

Enrollment is limited, early registration is highly recommended!

This is an excellent educational opportunity for our students. Highlights for the week include:
    – “Play day on the Runway!” (Actually an airport operations safety presentation)
    – Tour Police and Fire Station and see first-hand how technology is used
    – Tour and Demonstration by United States Coast Guard
    – Tour FAA Technical Center and Atlantic City International Airport
    – Build and launch a water rocket and space shuttle
    – See real aircraft up close. Sit in the cockpit, talk to pilots, crew members and engineers about their careers. Plus much more!

How To Get Involved

Please Download The 2016 Registration Form

Return the Registration Form to NASW via:

  • Mail: 500 Forrestal Rd. Cape May Airport, NJ 08242
  • E-mail: aviationmuseum@comcast.net
  • Or fax: 609-886-1942

Pay camp tuition via:

  • Our secure online gift shop
  • Check made out to NASW Aviation Museum and mail to the address above
  • Or call the office to pay over the phone via credit card (609-886-8787)
Contact Bruce Fournier (bruce-nasw@comcast.net or 609-886-8787) for more information.



NASW Aviation Museum

500 Forrestal Road
Cape May Airport
Rio Grande, NJ 08242
(609) 886-8787

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