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Sun, Sep 08


Oakland Aviation Museum

Open Cockpit Day

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Open Cockpit Day
Open Cockpit Day

Time & Location

Sep 08, 2019, 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Oakland Aviation Museum, 8252 Earhart Rd, Oakland, CA 94621, USA

About the event

Sit in a Korean War MiG-15 and feel what it would have been like to fly for the "other side" in America's first war of the Jet Age. Get a glimpse of the training involved for Naval Flight Officers in the 1970s in our Navy A-6 simulator trailer. Imagine yourself taking off and landing on a carrier deck in the Navy A-3 Sky Warrior.

Open Cockpit Day is a tri-annual event when a handful of the museums planes open up to museum’s visitors, Our famous aircraft including A-3 Skywarrior, A-4 Skyhawk, A-7 Corsair and sit in a Harrier, Mig-15, ¾ replica of a Mustang P-51, Cessna 0-2, T-39 Business Jet, Glasair and Ercoupe,The Short Solent Mk 111.

Out Flying Boat, featured in Indian Jones and the Lost Ark, will be open for viewing, $7 per person. (No free admission during Open Cockpit Day)


Open Cockpit Days are BLACKOUT DAYS passes and Groupon passes are NOT accepted on these days.

Family Memberships accepted on Open Cockpit Days

Refund can be requests 24 before the event


  • Child Ticket

    Children age 5-12

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  • Adult Ticket

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  • Senior Ticket

    Individuals 60+

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  • Student and Teen Ticket

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  • Military Ticket

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  • Infant and Toddler

    Children under the age of 4

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