Sebring Sport Aviation Expo Announces Plans for 2017
The U.S. Sport Aviation Expo has officially announced January 25- 28, 2017 for the 13th annual event. The 2017 tag line “Sport Aviation Expo: Where the Sky isn’t the Limit, it’s the Beginning” is an indication of new beginnings for the 13th annual January Expo. “My intention for 2017 is to add world-class forums and speakers,” stated Willingham, who serves as Executive Director.
The 2016 Event In Review
More than 135 exhibitors displayed light-sport and sport aircraft and a variety of aviation-related products during the event at Sebring Regional Airport. Several aircraft companies reporting good sales and a list of strong prospects. 62 educational forums were scheduled for Expo attendees, to have the opportunity to learn everything from “Water Ditching Survival” to “Propeller Balancing”. Expo debuted unmanned aerial vehicles (Also known as Drones or UAV’s) this year. The drones were displayed and demonstrated inside Hangar 60.
A special focus for Expo 2016 was the invitation to young people to participate. Students accompanied by an adult were offered free admission on Saturday. 10 new exhibitors participated in the 12th annual Expo: 2020 Avionics, Aeroprakt USA, Belite, California Power Systems, DUC-Helices Propellers, Flying Legend, Glasair Aviation USA LLC, Guardian Avionics, RXP Technologies, and Softex-Aero.
About U.S. Sport Aviation Expo
The annual Sport Aviation Show features light sport and sport aircraft, and includes conventional aircraft, kit planes, powered parachutes, trikes, gyros, amphibians, drones and innovative designs such as electrically powered aircraft—over 150 aircraft on display. To learn more, visit www.sport-aviation-expo.com.