Moyer Aviation Incorporated

Pocono Mountains Airport

188 Airport Rd. Tobyhanna, PA 18466 

P: 570-839-7161
800-321-5890
F: 570-839-7162

Aero Camp

Aero Camp

Moyer Aviation, Inc. Announces Aero Camp (2016 Dates TBA)
Exploring Aviation & Aerospace

 Pocono Mountains Airport, Mount Pocono, Pa (AGES 13 -18) Summer 2016

Recently announced the forming of a day camp for young people interested in aviation.
The five-day (Monday - Friday) one week camp will be open to young people age 13 to 18 and is
located at Mount Pocono Airport. Moyer Aviation started AeroCamp in the summer of 2012.

We had great success on our past summer of 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 & 2014 & 2015 AeroCamp classes and are looking forward to 2016! Call or email us today for dates and details! All summer long - weekly schedules, small or large classes available.


*** Schedules below are samples taken from previous years, and subject to change without notice. ***


Campers will learn and experience the following: (sample schedule below)

- Aviation and aeronautical recaps
- what makes an airplane fly
- airplane flight controls
- instruments
- preflight inspection
- radio communications
- weather
- navigation using aeronautical charts
- flight in a full motion flight simulator!
- actual flight time, logged in your own logbook
- study actual written FAA test questions
* any camper may choose not to fly
- Career information discussed and provided for all aspects of the Aviation & Aerospace Industry including; (but not limited to) piloting aircraft, Certified Flight Instructors, Maintenance, ATC (tower) & weather / meterology.


For those selecting the flight option session the student will actually fly an airplane on a cross country flight with a certified Flight Instructor and time flown will be logged in your own logbook.

Field trips will consist of visits to aircraft maintenance facilities, weather stations, and corporate flight departments. There will be a tour of the Lehigh Valley International airport including the fire and rescue departments, and the airport Control tower.

Please call today for more information and pricing for this exciting and very worthwhile program.

Contact Vern Moyer at 570 839-7161 / 800-321-5890 or email us!

 

Day 1:  
9:00am-10:00am Introduction & Tour Students will be presented with a folder of information, a paper logbook, information about Aero Camp, and a free 6 month subscription to AOPA flight training magazine. (Coupon)
10:00am-11:00am Lesson Safety Practices & Procedures
11:00 am - 12:30 pm Lesson Aircraft flight controls & fundamentals of flight.
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Lunch **
1:30 pm - 3:00pm Lesson Preflight Inspection
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Lesson  Engine startup, taxi, run up and radio use.
Day 2:
9:00 am - 9:30 am Trip Travel to Lehigh Valley Airport
10:00 am - 12:00 pm Simulator  Fly Red Bird Simulator at Lehigh/Carbon Community College
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm  Lunch   **
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm  Tour Tour of Control Tower
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Trip Return to Braden Airport
Day 3:
9:00 am - 10:00 am  Tour Maintenance facility
10:00 am - 11:00 am Trip Weather Trends International. Learn about weather.
11:00 am - 12:30 pm Tour Lehigh Valley International Airport by airport management
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm  Lunch  **
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Lesson Charts & Flight Planning
Day 4:
9:00 am - 10:30 am Lesson  Weather briefing & preflight of aircraft
10:30 am - 2:00 pm Trip  Flight to two airports.  
-  There will be three students to each aircraft, each student will receive approximately 45 minutes of flight time. Non flying students will ride in back seats. 
Approx 12:00 pm Lunch ** Each student brings their own. 
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm Lesson Debriefing Sessions for Days 1 - 4
Day 5:
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
 
 Make up flights due to weather - FAA regulations questions/answers

* Schedule subject to change without notice
   
Camper's Checklist:

- Lunch, snacks (water will be provided)
- sun screen
- proper clothing (neat attire)- *sneakers a must for those who will fly
- hat, sun screen, sunglasses
- cameras are welcome
- *Note: cell phones must be turned off during classes and flights

Please call today for more information on this exciting and worthwhile program.


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