Family Activities

Looking for some fun activities for home? Download these activities to get your family excited about the helicopter of the future!

Parents, register now for information and updates about the Sikorsky Helicopter 2050 Challenge!

Kids can enter their ideas for the next Helicopter 2050 Challenge. Get them going with these fun activities!

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  • We Have Lift-Off!
  • Kids will demonstrate and observe the key aerodynamic principles of thrust and lift by creating and operating a simple and safe potato rocket launcher that uses the power of compressed air to propel small pieces of potato into space.

  • Education, Helicopters, and the Future
  • Kids will consider how education plays a role in global challenges and how helicopters might expand educational access and thereby help to prevent or overcome global challenges.

Facilitator Program
Helicopter 2050 Challenge