About Creative Aeronautics
At STEM+C Creative Aeronautics we passionately engage students and teachers with fun hands-on programs, projects and events to generate student interest in Aviation, Aeronautics, Aerospace, and UAV/UAS. We provide programs in Rocketry, Unmanned Air Vehicles and Systems, and Near Space Ballooning.
Our Programs, Projects & Events
See what it is like to fly among the birds and enjoy a Discovery Flight with one of our FAA qualified flight instructors. We provide primarily "Private Pilot Instruction", and "Traing for your Instrument Training". .
Before Takeoff Checklist
This program serves as a introductory program to expose High School students and Teachers to Aviation, Aeronautics, Aerospace, and UAV/UAS.
We participate yearly in TARC (The American Rocketry Challenge). After your high school student has participated in TARC, we work with them to earn their Junior High Power Rocketry Certification.
Wing Racing season starts at the end of October and runs through mid-May. We typically race at the Basins in Mesa, AZ
Part 107 Training
We provide flight training to help you learn to use your UAV when conducting commercial operations.
STEM+C is currently writing up a training program to satisfy the FAA rehgulations with regards to operating your UAV "Beyond visual line of sight" for commercial operations.
Over the years we have conducted many student projects such as "Project Black Bird", and "Strato Journey". Visit this page to stay in touch with our upcoming "Projects"
Learn to fly at the park
From mid-October through mid-May we have "Learn to fly at the park" get togthers, anyone is welcome to join us.
Taking Flight is our yearly community event that is our way of exposing the community to Aviation, Aeronautics, and Aerospace. Visit this page to learn more.
Near Space Balloon project
We occasionaly run a Near Space Balloon program for junior high and high school students. Visit this page to learn more about Near Space Ballooning.