IKS Horizon (Washington DC)


Location:  Washington, DC

Flight Director: Mark Mumm

Crew Complement:  17

Plan a Visit:  The IKS Horizon is currently running missions in the greater Washington DC area.  Please contact Explore! Children’s Museum of Washington DC to arrange a visit.

Launch Date:  Fall 2015

History:  Created for the brand new Explore! Children’s Museum of Washington DC and in collaboration with the Smithsonian Institution, the IKS Horizon is our first fully mobile simulator.  It is built inside a retrofitted school bus and serves schools, camps, and youth groups throughout the greater DC area.

Recent Happenings at the IKS Horizon

Flight Director Spotlight: Mark Mumm

Hi everyone, today we’d like to take a moment to spotlight one of our newest Flight Directors.  Mark Mumm has recently joined the Explore! Children’s Museum of Washington DC as the Flight Director of the IKS Horizon, a.k.a. the Mission Mobile. He’s absolutely

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Explore! Mission Mobile Flying to new Heights

It’s been a while since we’ve posted news on our blog, but today we’re delighted to share a bit of news from the IKS Horizon… also known as the Mission Mobile at Explore! Children’s Museum in Washington DC.  The IKS Horizon

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December Community of Practice Meeting

Merry Christmas everyone, and a happy New Year! All the holiday festivities have made us a bit tardy in sharing an update about our latest Community of Practice meeting, which took place on the 15th.  This was a historic event,

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