SUN 'n FUN Int'l Fly-In Expo - April 10 - 15, 2018 - Purchase Tickets Today!
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SUN ‘n FUN is April 10-15, 2018

Proceeds on the SUN ’n FUN Expo Campus fund over $2 Million annually in aviation Scholarships and Education Programs at the Aerospace Center for Excellence.

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Unbelievable…incredible…just plain awesome! Words cannot accurately describe the unprecedented success of this year’s SUN’n FUN. More planes, more pilots, more people, and more exhibitors than have attended in decades. Thanks to the selfless efforts of over 3,000 volunteers and the participation of hundreds of thousands of aviation enthusiasts that came to the friendliest fly-in on the planet, we can claim victory and state that SnF17 was the best ever! Thanks to all that helped to create “Aviation Nirvana” at Lakeland Linder Regional Airport This year!  We are looking forward to seeing you at the 44th SUN’n FUN International Fly-in and Expo 10-15 April 2018.

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Read all the highlights of the 2017 SUN ‘n FUN International Fly-In & Expo in the SUN ‘n FUN Today Daily editions brought to you by General Aviation News.

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Forums

SUN ‘n FUN Educational Forums

As a SUN ‘n FUN visitor you can attend any of our educational forums at no charge. They’re all included with your SUN ‘n FUN admission. Just pick the one that interests you, pull up a chair and have fun!

If you would like to present a forum during SUN ‘n FUN, please click here.

The SUN ‘n FUN Educational Forums will be held in the Central Florida Aerospace Academy (CFAA) across from Aerospace Discovery at the Florida Air Museum that houses eleven classrooms, each with a different forums every hour. Forums begin at 9:00 a.m. and are scheduled hourly up until 2:00 p.m. (beginning of the daily airshow).

Over the course of the week, you’ll have a choice of over 250 forums with topics ranging from international flying to sheet metal construction, to how to buy your own aircraft. You’ll find everything you need to dust off the wings and polish up your skills and ratings.

Plan your forum schedule another way, follow a FORUM TRACK that interest you! Forum tracks are listed on the daily schedule next to the forum listing.

Check out the Daily Schedule for a list of current forums.

Paradise City Forums (LSA) schedule will also be available in the Daily Schedule.

***Schedules are subject to change.***

To View the FAA FORUMS FLYER – Click here

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Hands-On Workshop

The SUN ‘n FUN workshops have enjoyed a popularity with builders that is unmatched by other Venues.
All the workshops are staffed by a combination of amateur and professional instructors with extensive experience in the subjects they present. Many of our instructors hold FAA Airframe and Power Plant Mechanic ratings and or have extensive experience with vendors supplying the aviation community.

All of our volunteers are dedicated to the education of Homebuilders to aid in the safe and reliable construction of all forms of Experimental and Amateur Built Aircraft. Most of our volunteer instructors are builders themselves and enthusiastically share their experience with novice builders.

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Student Tours

SUN ‘n FUN has a variety of student tours available to showcase our one of a kind event. If you want a quick tour of the grounds, visit warbird country, or stay and watch our airshow we have an option for you!

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Teachers’ Workshop

SUN ‘n FUN prides itself on being an extension of our teacher’s classrooms. This one of a kind event highlights some of the brightest minds in the aerospace industry as the speak about relevant items in the aerospace field, give teachers lesson plans to further their classroom instruction.

Enjoy a reduced price admission to the Fly-In and receive 5 in service points!

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Join us Saturday, April 8th, as we welcome our Keynote Speaker, Astronaut/ US Senator Bill Nelson during the Aerospace Educator’s Workshop. Register for the event here

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Youth Workshop

SUN ‘n FUN has made the commitment and is working to “Build a Brighter Future through Aviation.” Expanded education opportunities and youth workshops create learning environments on the SUN ‘n FUN campus in which children can thrive. Age specific activities have been designed to allow students of all ages to explore their interests in the world around them. Florida has a rich history of aerospace professionals and educators who are committed to STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) education programs and we’ve invited them to join us during the Annual SUN ‘n FUN International Fly-In and Expo. We believe that the diverse disciplines of the aerospace industry provide a wonderful platform for STEM education

*Designed for ages 7-17*

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Project: STRATOS

This year, the program will challenge junior classmen in the form of an aerospace-themed essay contest administered by their teachers. Three primary topics will be available for the students to choose from, with subtopics in each: Historic Aircraft, Events in Aviation, and People in Aviation.

From these participants, 10 students will be selected and awarded the distinction of being STRATOS Squadron Ambassadors to the 2016 SnF Fly-In. The winning essays will be published in the 2016 Fly-In Official Souvenir Program Guide, along with the winner’s photo and bio.

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Career Fair

JSFirm.com has partnered with SUN ‘n FUN to offer a career fair to our participants. Over 15 industry professionals will be onsite to interview for openings with their companies. Bring your resume, interview for your new career, and watch our airshow!

Pre-Registration is required.

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