Aviation Challenge 2019

Hartlepool

Overview

Annual competition for teams of 4 students to build and fly a model glider.

Who will benefit from attending?

Yr12 students interested in Engineering Degree Courses

Content

Short talk on careers in aeronautical enginnering and degree entry requirements

Demonstration on balancing a model glider.

Designing and building a model glider

Flying the glider against the other teams.

Opportunity to use a flight simulator and tour the hangar.

Materials and Equipment

Provided by the college

Other Information

Booking form and further details: Contact Phil Moxon

Eligibility

Yr12 students

Key Facts

Event ref:

#6044

Audience:

Students

Target year:

Year 12

Curriculum focus:

A level Mathematics, A level Further Mathematics

Mathematical focus:

Mechanics, Problem solving, Use of technology

Event format:

Enrichment

Event length:

7.5 hours

Region:

North East

Venue:

Hartlepool FE College,
Stockton Street,
Hartlepool,
TS24 7NT

Date:

Wed 3rd Jul 2019

Course times:

08:45 - 16:30

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Queries?

If you have any queries about this event, please do not hesitate to contact:

Phil Moxon
ph[email protected]

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