Hiller Merit Badge Program

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1-Day Aviation and Weather Merit Badge Programs at Hiller Aviation Museum

Scouts BSA youth can complete their requirements for the Aviation and Weather Merit Badge thru special 1-day programs at Hiller Aviation Museum in San Carlos. Go to www.hiller.org for details. Event is not a council event, please direct any questions to Hiller Aviation Museum.

Register thru Hiller Museum

(650) 654-0200 or www.hiller.org

Location

Hiller Aviation Museum, 601 Skyway Rd., San Carlos (Google map)

Aviation merit badge
Aviation Merit Badge Workshop – $62

The Aviation Merit Badge program allows Scouts to complete their requirements in an immersive aviation environment. Scouts use Hiller Aviation Museum exhibits and aircraft to satisfy the various requirements for the Aviation Merit Badge, including hands-on aircraft checkout and a realistic flight simulation session.

Times – 9:30am-4:00pm
Dates – Saturdays:
  2023 – July 8, Aug 26, Sep 16, Oct 21, Nov 25, Dec 16
  2024 – Jan 20, Feb 10, Mar 9, Apr 13, May 11

Weather merit badge
Weather Merit Badge Workshop – $69

Weather Merit Badge participants complete the requirements for the Weather Merit Badge onsite at the Hiller Aviation Museum.  Special attention is given to impacts of weather on private and commercial flight, and Scouts complete a series of challenging flight simulations in instrument meteorological conditions as part of their program.

Times – 9:30am-4:30pm
Dates
– Saturdays:
  2023 – Oct 28, Nov 18, Dec 9
  2024 – Jan 6, Feb 3, Mar 2, Apr 27