Maars to the Moon Plane Tour at Kilbourne Hole Crater

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Maars to the Moon Plane Tour at Kilbourne Hole Crater

This plane tour will take participants to the visually stunning Kilbourne Hole and explore the history of the Apollo Space program here. Designated as a National Natural Landmark in 1974, Kilbourne Hole is a globally famous mile-wide volcanic maar crater thought to be 80,000 years old. This rare geologic wonder was used by the Apollo 12-17 missions to train astronauts for a lunar environment. This site is also near Hunt’s Hole, a smaller crater also inside the Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument.

Flights times are at 9, 10, and 11 AM.

Passengers will need to be at the airport 20 minutes before flight, 40 minute tour

Participant Limit: Min. of 2 people per flight, 3 per max.

Meeting Location: Las Cruces Airport, 8990 Zia Blvd, Las Cruces NM 88007

Age Range: 5+

What You Need to Bring: Camera. Sun hats. Sunscreen.

What’s Provided: Light snacks, water and coffee

To Schedule a Tour: or call 1-877-808-6877

Cost: Starting at $105 per person plus tax

September 14 2019


Date: September 14, 2019
Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Cost: $105
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Las Cruces Airport

8990 Zia Blvd
Las Cruces, NM 88007 United States

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