Fantastic Flight! Get to grips with the mechanics of flight and how to pilot an aircraft with our hands-on interactives! Fantastic galleries! Explore our three hands-on galleries and find out how aeroplanes fly, how they are built and the skills needed to fly them. Join in with over 25 activities and feel the force of lift, discover what planes are made of and test your own skills. See if you can you navigate your way round the world or land an aeroplane? Try out the flight simulations - can you land an aeroplane or fly solo? Mechanics of flight Get to grips with the mechanics of flight with buttons, dials, switches, propellers and wings. Look out for a Wright Brothers engine, the propeller from an aeroplane which flew over Everest and Shelia Scott's record-breaking Piper Comanche, which she flew solo around the world! Supporters of Fantastic Flight! Related pages How to find us Concorde Aircraft collection Things to see and do Explore the site Get to grips with Fantastic Flight!