Carson City Airport open house on June 20 |

Carson City Airport open house on June 20

Nevada Appeal staff report

An exciting day for aviation and aerospace adventure awaits young and old at the Carson City Airport, 2600 College Parkway. See historical military aircraft, flybys, and static displays. Build a robot, fly a drone or an F16 Simulator. Learn about flying with the EAA Young Eagles.

The Carson City Airport Open House & Fly-In is free and runs from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 20.

Aircraft will be displayed, and balloon rides and simulated space missions will be offered. Attendees can learn about aviation and explore the challenger Learning Center and build a robot or fly a drone. Paper airplane contests, radio controlled model aircraft and simulated machine gun shootings will be offered, along with introductory and scenic flights.

A pancake breakfast will be served at 7 a.m. Food and drinks will be available throughout the day. Children’s activities such as a bounce house and face painting will be available.

For more information, call 775-841-2255, or go to