You’re bored and looking for something to do…
On this page you’ll find a whole range of aviation related activities to keep you busy! Some of these are exclusive to Australian Air League members and some you will find on the Internet.
Try out our jigsaw – can you guess what it is?
You can also try the full size one here!
The Air League has created a whole range of activity sheets that you can print off and work on, which can all be found here.
They include a range of subjects, colouring sheets, find-a-word, paper aeroplanes and more!
There are a number of Virtual Museums you can visit online from the comfort of your own home – here are just a few!
NASA @ Home – Just like it says! All their sites
NASA Glenn Virtual Tours – Get an inside look at NASA Glenn Research Centre’s facilities.
Hubble Space Telescope Mission Control – Visit the Mission Operations Room, where the flight operators command and monitor Hubble.
NASA Langley Research Centre – Langley Research Centre is NASAs oldest facility and is focused primarily on aeronautical research, but has also tested space hardware at the facility, such as the Apollo Lunar Module.
The Museum of Flight – The Museum of Flight is the largest independent, non-profit air and space museum in the world!
National Museum of the USAF – Visit the National Museum of the United States Air Force
Scienceworks – Museums Victorias Scienceworks @ Home
Queensland Air Museum – Check out all the aircraft including an F-111
HMB Endeavour – Climb aboard the replica of James Cook’s HMB Endeavour!
Air and Space Anywhere – National Air and Space Museum in Washington, DC
Things to Make and Do
Build a Space Craft with NASA!
Fold n Fly Paper Aeroplanes – Heaps of interesting designs
Cool Aeronautics – Cool Aeronautics is the Royal Aeronautical Society’s STEM outreach program that aims to introduce school children. Here you will find links to a range of activities!
SPACEX – ISS Docking Simulator – Can you dock with the ISS?
Don’t forget to check back often as we add more great activities!