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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 theView more
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
Contact: (916) 643-3192
3200 Freedom Park Drive, McClellan, CA 95652