Distinguished Aviators And Former Astronauts at the Intrepid Museum

    When:
    May 23, 2015 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
    2015-05-23T12:30:00-04:00
    2015-05-23T13:30:00-04:00
    Where:
    Intrepid Sea
    Air & Space Museum, Pier 86 W 46th St and 12th Ave, New York, NY 10036
    USA

    Intrepid Museum To Host

    Distinguished Aviators And Former Astronauts

    For Meet The Pilots Discussion

    On Saturday, May 23

    12:30 pm–1:30 pm

    As Part Of Fleet Week Celebration

    The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum will celebrate the 27th annual Fleet Week, being held May 20 to May 26, with a special Meet the Pilots event on Saturday, May 23 from 12:30pm to 1:30pm at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum on Pier 86 (46 Street and 12 Avenue, Manhattan).

    Meet the Pilots will bring together three distinguished aviators for an in-depth discussion about what it takes to pilot the different aircraft exhibited at the Intrepid Museum. Military officers, test pilots, veterans of combat, and NASA astronauts, Scott D. Altman, Ron Garan and Greg C. Johnson, who have flown some of the most sophisticated and groundbreaking aircraft and spacecraft ever developed, will share their thrilling flying stories with former NASA astronaut and colleague Mike Massimino, the Intrepid Museum’s Senior Advisor for Space Programs.

    The program is free with museum admission and is part of the Museum’s Fleet Week programming honoring our service men and women, including a special lineup of presentations, programs and interactive displays. Details on all Fleet Week activities can be found here.

    Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
    Pier 86 (46th Street and 12th Avenue)

    About the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum

    The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is a non-profit, educational institution featuring the legendary aircraft carrier Intrepid, the space shuttle Enterprise, the world’s fastest jets and a guided missile submarine. Through exhibitions, educational programming and the foremost collection of technologically groundbreaking aircraft and vessels, visitors of all ages and abilities are taken on an interactive journey through history to learn about American innovation and bravery.

    The Intrepid Museum fulfills its mission to honor our heroes, educate the public and inspire our youth by connecting them to history through hands-on exploration while bridging the future by inspiring innovation.