The Empire State Aerosciences Museum is set to host their annual “Christmas in the Air” when Santa flies in from the North Pole by plane on Saturday, December 14th. Gates open at 10 am, following arrival at 11:30 am, Santa will be available for pictures which can be purchased on site. Hot dogs, pizza and more will be available for purchase as well as hot and cold beverages. Entry includes visiting with Santa, crafts, candy bomber story with candy drop and access to all the Museum buildings, including the Air Park with over 20 aircraft.
The Empire State Aerosciences Museum is 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 educational experiences, including interpretive exhibits, a collection of restored aircraft, the State’s largest aviation library and an airpark with over 20 aircraft.
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.
The Empire State Aerosciences Museum is located at at 250 Rudy Chase Drive (off Route 50) in Glenville. For more information about the museum call (518) 377-2191.
Photo of Grumman F-14 Tomcat, courtesy Empire State Aerosciences Museum.