Julie Clark, among the first women pilots employed by a major airline and known by many as the First Lady of the air shows, just keeps racking up the awards. 2017 is Julie’s 38th consecutive year as a solo aerobatic Air Show pilot, a remarkable achievement. As her dear friend, the incomparable and legendary Bob
There are go-getters, there are high achievers, and then there is our 2018 Keynote Speaker. Presenting Dr. Story Musgrave. 30 year astronaut with NASA. Inducted into the Astronaut Hall Of Fame in 2003. Flew on six spaceflights. He performed the first shuttle spacewalk on Challenger’s first flight. Served with the U. S. Marines where he
Expo is thrilled to have Dr. Peggy Chabrian as a forum speaker for the 2018 event. Dr. Chabrian will be speaking on Friday, January 26th. Her topics are: “Everything You Wanted to Know About Learning to Flying, But Were Afraid to Ask.” and “Would a Real Lady Fly an Airplane? Women in Aviation, Past, Present, and Future.” A
Captain Rahmani, first female fixed-wing pilot in the Afghan Air Force Slated to be KEY NOTE at U.S. Sport Aviation Expo 2018.
Aspirations and accomplishments run wide and deep in some people. Capt. Niloofar Rahmani is one of those people. As the first female fixed-wing pilot in the Afghan Air Force, she has a life that reads like a movie.
MAY 18, 2017, Sebring Florida – Today SAA staff and Executive Director, Mike Willingham and his team proudly present Hendricks, the new MASCOT to represent all that is exciting, educational and fun about Sebring’s U.S. Sport Aviation Expo.
Hendricks who is (clearly) colorful and dynamic embodies many of the same traits as the hundreds of aviators and aviation enthusiasts that attend the iconic event every year!
The name Hendricks is a historical one and pays homage to the B-17 pilot school that once operated near Sebring – Hendricks Field. The flight school operated from 1942 to 1945 and was named in honor of 1st lt. Laird Woodruff Hendricks, Jr.
May 3, 2017, Sebring, Florida—Last Thursday Sebring Airport Authority (SAA) and the City of Sebring were hosts to Chinese Delegates from the Aero Sport Association (ASA) in Anyang City, Henan Province in the People’s Republic of China. The purpose of the meeting was to further develop the relationship between the two countries’ aviation industries and
SUN ‘n FUN is April 4-9, 2017 Look for the U.S. Sport Aviation Expo and Sebring Airport Authority at Booth 2 and 3 in Paradise City. Get up-to-date info about available exhibitor spaces, reserve your space, talk to the team about speaker and promotional opportunities and more for 2018 Sebring Expo. We can’t wait to see you
For the first time ever, Zenith Aircraft Company is bringing its’ famous two-day hands-on kit aircraft building workshop to the Sebring U.S. Sport Aviation Expo. The rudder workshops have become popular with sport aviation enthusiasts who have considered building their own aircraft, but were not sure if they could handle the required skills, workspace and