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Base Aberta – Airbase 1 Open Day – Sintra
September 24 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm WESTFree
Airbase #1 – Sintra and the Museu do Ar (Air Museum) promote “Airbase Open Day” with several activities open to the public, in September 24th, from 10h00 to 17h00.
Along the day you can travel through the history of aviation and know several national and international historical aircraft, visit the permanent exposition, walk by some airbase services and have a flight baptism.
Flight baptisms will be carried out by drawing lots and registrations are intended for people aged between 10 and 70 years. Participation will only be accepted after delivery of a non-perishable food item, which will later be donated to Sintra’s Santa Casa da Misericórdia.
In that day you can also visit the Control Tower (from 10h00 to 12h00 and from 14h00 to 16h00) and the aircraft maintenance hangar, and watch canine demonstrations (11h00, 14h00 and 15h30), Air Police tactics, and the procession of classic vehicles (16h15), among other initiatives.
At the Air Museum you can visit the patent exhibition composed of aircraft, tactical military vehicles and firefighters (military and civil), military and protection equipment, classic cars, birds of prey, model airplanes and model making.
During the day, the space will have leisure areas such as AirSoft, Street-Food and animation, and FunZone with inflatables, so you can have an unforgettable day.