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Breakfasts are Back at ESAM – July 17

July 17 @ 8:30 am - 10:30 am

$6 – $15

The Empire State Aerosciences Museum (ESAM), 250 Rudy Chase Drive, Glenville, NY 12302, is excited to announce that Breakfasts are returning to the Museum. July 17th from 8:30 am – 10: 30 am in the Community Room at the Empire State Aerosciences Museum. Breakfast is open to the public. In step with guidelines from the New York State Department of Health and the Center for Disease Control, ESAM will continue certain safety measures to assure the safety of our visitors.

Speaking at 10 am will be Stephen Davies on his experiences as a passenger on the Concorde which he has flown in twice to Europe and back to the US.  Mr. Davies is a UK born aeronautical engineer who enjoyed a varied career at Rolls-Royce, British Airways and GE. Now retired, he lives in the Capital District and works part time as a flight instructor.

The Empire State Aerosciences Museum is a one-of-a-kind cultural resource located at the Schenectady County Airport in the Town of Glenville, at the site of the former General Electric Flight Test Center. Dedicated to interpreting aviation, particularly as related to New York State, the museum offers visitors a variety of wonderful, engaging and educational experiences, including interpretive exhibits, a spectacular collection of restored aircraft, the State’s largest aviation library and an airpark with over 20 aircraft! Exhibits include the enemy aircraft in the film “Top Gun,” a 13’ scale model of the Japanese aircraft carrier “Akagi” built for the film “Tora, Tora, Tora” and a mockup of Amelia Earhart’s Lockheed 10, used in the TV movie “The Final Flight” starring Diane Keaton. Also, newly erected is a ½ size replica of a British Airways Concorde, in front of the Museum.

Fly-In if you would like. Pilots: Tower Frequency 121.3; Ground 121.9. Land at Schenectady County Airport and taxi to Richmor Aviation North. Tell them you are going to ESAM.

 

Details

Date:
July 17
Time:
8:30 am - 10:30 am
Cost:
$6 – $15
Event Category:
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Website:
http://www.esam.org

Venue

Empire State Aerosciences Museum
250 Rudy Chase Drive
Glenville, NY 12302 United States
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Phone:
518-377-2191
Website:
www.esam.org

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