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Camp Summary

2020 Registration Is Open!!


AIrplane and Helicopter FLights for Students
Supervised by experienced aviation staff & volunteers

The ACE Academy takes pride in presenting aviation resources and tools for the students not only during the camp period but throughout the year. We show students that they can have a career in the aviation industry.

Students will learn about the theory of flight, aviation’s history, aircraft maintenance and new technologies. Attendees will study real world aviation applications, aviation principles such as thrust and vectoring, and aircraft construction. They also will have the opportunity to fly radio-controlled aircraft and work on aircraft model design projects, as well as take field trips to aviation industry businesses and have the opportunity to fly in an airplane

2020 Schedule

The opening ceremony for the Aviation Career Education Academy (ACE) will be June 2019 for both Middle School & High School students starting  at Smith Reynolds Airport in Winston-Salem.

June 10th-14th 2019
Middle and High School Students
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July 8th-12th 2019
Middle School Students -Only
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July 15th-19th 2019
High School Students-Only
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Smith Reynolds Airport
3801 N. Liberty St.
Winston-Salem, N.C. 27105 

Cost: $125 per student

Daily hours: 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Two meals and afternoon snack served each day


  • The theory of flight
  • Flight Planning
  • Areodynamics
  • Probability & Statistics


  • Aircraft flight
  • Radio-controlled aircraft
  • Aircraft construction
  • Aircraft design
  • Flight Simulator