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Our mission is to preserve and enhance the future of flight through world-class events, inspiring and educating people of all ages.

News from SUN ‘n FUN; Tuesday, September 19, 2017:

SUN ‘n FUN and the Aerospace Center for Excellence suffered a direct hit from Hurricane Irma with sustained winds of 95 MPH. The SUN ‘n FUN Family are all okay, and within one week, thanks to the incredible efforts of our staff, volunteers and the US Army’s 82nd Airborne Division, our offices have re-opened and we have returned to normal operations! Our sincere appreciation for the outpouring of support and well wishes from our extended SUN ‘n FUN family!


SUN ‘n FUN and the Aerospace Center for Excellence are replenishing the aviation industry by creating Aerospace Professionals through our robust scholarship program.

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SUN ‘n FUN’s annual scholarship funds made available to Central Florida Aerospace Academy (CFAA) and Polk County students is representative of the on-going commitment to preserve and enhance the future of flight through world-class events, inspiring and educating people of all ages.

New pilots are recognized annually at the entry to CFAA when a brick is placed in their honor on the Flight Path to Success.

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Teacher’s Took Flight at Classroom to the Sky

October 10th, 2017|0 Comments

On Saturday, September 20, 2017, The Aerospace Center for Excellence hosted the annual Classroom to the Sky event for educators across Central Florida including Polk, Hillsborough, Lake, and Orange counties. The morning began with a [...]

Aerospace Discovery Day Recap

October 10th, 2017|0 Comments

Hundreds of young learners descended upon the Aerospace Center for Excellence for the annual Aerospace Discovery Day, Saturday, October 7th, 2017, and experienced a new adventure with aviation! Participants enjoyed an abundance of activities sponsored [...]

NOW HIRING – Director of Marketing/Communications/P.R.

October 6th, 2017|0 Comments

Director of Marketing/Communications/P.R.   Job Summary   Responsible for planning, development and implementation of all of the Organization’s marketing strategies, marketing communications, and public relations activities, both external and internal. Oversees development and implementation of [...]

82nd Airborne Paratroopers Help Restore SUN ‘n FUN Campus

September 19th, 2017|0 Comments

Hurricane Irma wreaked havoc on Lakeland’s own SUN ‘n FUN Expo Campus and the Aerospace Center for Excellence (ACE) last week, leveling hundreds of majestic oaks, flooding structures, and turning quiet streams into raging torrents. [...]

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