See You at Sun ’n Fun! Expo Announces 2016 Theme

It’s April, and that means it’s time for the annual Sun ’n Fun International Expo and Fly-In at Lakeland Linder Regional Airport in Lakeland, Florida. The U.S. Sport Aviation Expo team wishes Sun ’n Fun a great week on April 21-26. Expo Director Jana Filip will be onsite throughout the week to meet with current


Exhibitors and Final Numbers Give 2015 U.S. Sport Aviation Expo Good Grades 2016 Exhibitor Registration to Open Soon

Mother Nature wasn’t kind to the 2015 U.S. Sport Aviation Expo on its opening days, but the event still produced one of the most positive financial reports in recent years. And exhibitors praised the new Wednesday through Saturday format. Newly dubbed “The Affordable Aircraft Expo,” the 2015 Expo welcomed refurbished production aircraft for the first


The U.S. Sport Aviation Expo … A Unique Experience

It was a great Saturday at the 2015 U.S. Sport Aviation Expo. In fact, it was exactly the kind of day organizers hoped each day would be like—sunny skies, mild temperatures, a comfortable breeze … and lots of airplanes and automobiles arriving at Sebring Regional Airport for the 11th annual Expo. By mid-afternoon Saturday, the


Expo Day Three — Sebring: The Go-To Show for Aircraft Shoppers

Day Three of the 2015 U. S. Sport Aviation Expo dawned gray … again, but by mid-morning the long-promised sun finally broke through, allowing local pilots and those stranded at faraway airports to make their way to Sebring Regional Airport. While weather conditions have limited airplane arrivals as well as local visitors throughout the week,


Expo Day Two … It’s All About Airplane Noise

People talking about airplanes … and lots of airplane noise — it doesn’t get any better than that at a fly-in. That was the order of the day for Day Two of the 2015 U. S. Sport Aviation Expo. After ceilings lifted, daily showcase flights took place at 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. In addition,


Expo 2015 Wraps Up Day One!

Day One of the 11th annual U.S. Sport Aviation Expo is in the history books, and it was a great day for the first-ever Wednesday start of the Expo, including the first sale of an Ekolot Topz aircraft in the U.S. Some exhibitors are still awaiting the arrival of “weather delayed” aircraft from other parts


One Week Away! Expo welcomes EAA’s One Week Wonder, AOPA’s Reimagined 152, and 30 New Exhibitors

The sun will be shining, it’s going to be warm, and the Expo grounds will be filled with aircraft and aircraft “gear.” Finalize your plans now to be onsite at Sebring Regional Airport, Wednesday through Saturday, January 14-17. In addition to more than 130 exhibitors displaying aircraft and their associated equipment, the Expo is excited


Expo Releases Daily Schedule, NOTAM, and Forum Speakers

The Expo’s daily schedule, the current forum listing, the exhibitors’ showcase schedule, and the official FAA notice to airmen (NOTAM) for the event are now available online. Review them all under the “Expo Information” heading. A few booth spaces remain – while the majority of Expo’s exhibit spaces are filled, there are a few indoor and


Arrival Procedures for Aircraft Parking Airside

Pilots flying their aircraft to the 2015 U.S. Sport Aviation Expo and planning to park in Underwing Camping, the Homebuilt Display Area, or the Aircraft Sales Lot must pre-register online and display an appropriate placard in their aircraft windshield when landing at Sebring Regional Airport. Arriving pilots who wish to park in any of these


Expo Highlights 2015 Keynote Speakers

Retired astronaut Story Musgrave, former SR-71 pilot USAF Col. Richard Graham (Ret.), and AOPA feature writer Dave Hirschman are this year’s keynote speakers for the 11th annual U.S. Sport Aviation Expo, January 14-17, 2015, on Sebring Regional Airport (SEF). Keynote speakers will make their presentations daily at 1:30 p.m. in the Aviators Hot Line Show