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Journey Through Aviation History

Course number : LIR293   ID : 27262    Section Number : 1
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Embark on a captivating exploration of aviation history. Uncover the fascinating story of how the Wright brothers defied gravity and gave wings to human ambition with the invention of the flying machine. Delve into the intricate web of events that transformed a simple airmail stamp into the foundation of modern-day airlines, shaping the way we connect and traverse the globe. Gain an understanding of the principles of flight as we demystify the mechanics behind how airplanes soar through the skies from lift and thrust to the intricacies of aerodynamics. Peek behind the curtain of airline travel and discover the intricate dance of logistics, safety protocols, and technology that orchestrates seamless journeys for millions each day. And finally relive the riveting saga of America's race to the moon and the extraordinary efforts that culminated in the historic moment. Relive the riveting saga of America's race to the moon and the extraordinary efforts that culminated in the historic moment. Finally, we will discuss "The Miracle on the Hudson" when Flight 1549 safely landed in the river, saving everyone on board.
 

Class Details

6 Session(s)
Weekly - Tue

Location
Conference Center (E Building)

Instructor
Continuing Education Instructor 

 

Notice

Please read:  This course will meet on campus in an in-person environment.

Tuition 

$20.00

Registration Closes On
Tuesday, September 10, 2024 @ 12:00 AM

Fees:

 $64.00


Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
9/10/2024 - 10/15/2024 Weekly - Tue 02:00 PM - 03:30 PM Frederick, Conference Center (E Building)  Map, Room: E138 Continuing Education Instructor