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NASA Pilots Lecture: Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA)

Presented by Aerospace Museum of California at Aerospace Museum of California, McClellan CA

Sep 29 2018
NASA Pilots Lecture: Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA)

Ever wanted to know what it’s like to fly the world’s largest airborne observatory? Come listen to two of NASA’s Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA) pilots as they talk about what it’s like to fly this one-of-a-kind aircraft!

Liz Ruth and Ace Beall will be at the Aerospace Museum for a lecture and Q&A session, sharing their experiences piloting NASA’s 747, specially retrofitted with a massive telescope.

The Boeing 747SP named SOFIA is the largest flying observatory in the

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ADMISSION INFO

Adults (Age 18 and over) $15
Senior (Age 65+), Student (Age 6-17), Teacher or Veteran $10
Child (Age 5 and under), Active Military w/ID, or Museum Member Free
All Ages

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Aerospace Museum of California

3200 Freedom Park Drive, McClellan, CA 95652

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