Flight MS

# Description

Participants study the principles of flight and design in order to fabricate a glider that stays in flight for the greatest elapsed time. The glider must be designed to be launched from a catapult that is provided on-site. The design process is documented in a portfolio that is submitted for evaluation.

Careers Associated
  • Aeronautical Engineer

  • Aircraft Systems Engineer

  • Physics Instructor

# Oklahoma Eligibility

Entries are limited to two (2) participants per chapter.

# State Competition Information

Participants are required to provide and wear safety glasses during this event.

​Participants must provide their own toolbox and building material for the on-site construction portion.

# Coordinators

The individuals listed below are familiar with the event and available to give guidance. Please email them if you have questions regarding this event.

Chris Eckler


Event Coordinator

Paul Wollenberg


Event Manager