Due to the extreme weather conditions, the EAA Aviation Museum will be CLOSED to the general public today (Dec. 23). We will reopen for regular business hours on Monday, Dec. 26, following the Christmas weekend. We wish everyone a very Merry Christmas!
The EAA website is currently undergoing maintenance. Portions of the website, including membership login, join, renewal, shopping, and AirVenture ticketing may be unavailable at that time. We apologize for any inconvenience.
There are a number of popular unpowered designs for those pilots looking for the joy and serenity of silent flight.
While ultralight aircraft are, by definition, single-seaters, in some cases there are similar two-seater types available for demonstration flights or instruction. You can contact the manufacturer of a particular type directly, or just reach out to EAA headquarters or your local EAA Ultralight Chapter to find out how and where you can take that first flight.