Open Cockpit Days

Open Cockpit Days 2019
May 25th, 26th
June 8th, 9th, 22nd, 23rd
July 6th, 7th, 20th, 21st
August 3rd, 4th, 17th, 18th, 31st
September 1st

When you come out to see us during the summer months, you can sit in the cockpit and feel like a real pilot! Take your little kids — and big kids — to enjoy a free day out in the sun.

2019 Open Cockpit Days at Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum

When you come out to see us during the summer months on select weekends, you can sit in the cockpit and feel like a real pilot! Take your little kids — and big kids — to enjoy a free day out in the sun.

Time: Cockpits of selected aircraft will be open between 9:00 am and 3:00 pm on the dates below.

2018 Open Cockpit Day Dates: September 1-2

2019 Open Cockpit Day Dates:
May 25th, 26th
June 8th, 9th, 22nd, 23rd
July 6th, 7th, 20th, 21st
August 3rd, 4th, 17th, 18th, 31st
September 1st

We look forward to seeing you at our Open Cockpit Days! We love sharing stories and history of our aircraft.

Share Your Experience and Support Us

When you attend this year’s Open Cockpit Days, visit the Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum on Facebook to post your future aviator piloting an F/A 18! Semper Fi, Marines.

Picnic With A Pilot

Make sure to check out our Picnic With a Pilot schedule too, as this fun and informative event with distinguished pilots happens during Open Cockpit Days.