Aer0camp at Shuttleworth 

Aer0camp 2022 

ages 11-13

Friday 22nd to Sunday 24th July £280

Join us for our events at the Shuttleworth Collection Old Warden, where we shall be providing a unique blend of interactive learning for budding engineers and lovers of things with wings.


Aer0camp is a progressive daily activity 10am-4pm where we make flying things and test them out. Scale modelling is based on aircraft in the Shuttleworth Collection using laser cutting.

Family camping is available for those who wish to stay on site overnight.(Book separately with Shuttleworth)

15 places available Book here


Aer0camp Course Content

  • Make many chuck gliders from scratch to learn the principles of flight.

  • Compete in the Aer0golf challenge.

  • Model a scale aircraft from the collection using our CAD CAM facility.

  • Join in the challenge to rapidly build a micro-powered plane to carry a mystery payload.

  • 'Have a go' at RC flying with a trainer facility.

Activities will take place from our two bus awnings, the Shuttleworth Discovery Hub, the collection and in the open air so please be prepared for the weather.


Bring packed lunch and drinks for your own dietary requirements


Examples from our 2021 event.