“Youth!!  Join Us and Earn Your Wings.     <--Click on Wings here!

About Us

The Youth Aviation Academy is a nonprofit, public benefit corporation” established for the purpose of educating youth (especially ages 12 to 17) in the exciting and growing field of aviation.  The program is an after school and weekend activity that is designed to supplement the tradition elementary and middle school curriculums..... (more)

Learning Plan

At the heart of our learning program is the learning package. The learning package content is designed to effectively connect aviation and aviation related topics to everyday classroom activities (e.g. math, physics) and current life experiences, for youth at the elementary, middle, and high school levels.…. (more)


The Youth Aviation Academy provides graphical and animated training materials; qualified instructors and computer based training aids which together are the most effective teaching tools in the youth aviation education industry.  The latest flight simulator software and hardware are combined to provide a realistic flying experience.... (more)





The Youth Aviation Education program is open to all boys & girls, ages 12 to 17, living in the Sacramento, CA. and surrounding areas.   Note: The Youth Aviation Academy admits student of any race, color, national and ethnic origin…. (more)

STEM Within the YAA Curriculum

The aviation curriculum offered by the Youth Aviation Academy, Inc. and has been structured to emphasis the four elements of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics). The following graphics depict just a few examples of the STEM ……. (more)

YAA News

 News Flash:
The Harmon Johnson Youth Aviation Academy Winter/Spring 2016 Graduation Ceremony was held on 11 May 2016, in the Science, Technology, Engineering, & Mathematics (STEM) Laboratory at Harmon Johnson Elementary School..
.... (more)





YAA has a collaborative relationship with numerous aviation related entities, to include the:

  1. Civil Air Patrol: Squadron 802 & 014, Sacramento, CA  http://www.gocivilairpatrol.com/

  2. Aerospace Museum of California, McClellan Park, CA Aerospace Museum of California…. (more)

Sponsors & Donors

The Youth Aviation Academy is constantly seeking sponsor and donor support.

Donate Now!!!


Become a Sponsor Now!!!

 …. (more)

Aviation Careers

The aviation related careers, provided within, are divided into aviation career groups.  Each group contains a list of career titles.  Each title list the minimum education and/or training required and what employer (e.g. airlines, FAA, airport) employs that career title…. (more)

Ads by Google