Be one of the first to see the Cessna 170 Sweepstakes airplane in person!

This “Backcountry Beast” is sure to draw a crowd – make sure you are one of them and come check it out!

Looking for ways to enter to win? Join or rejoin AOPA and receive an automatic entry into the Sweepstakes. Sign up for the Annual Automatic Renewal of your AOPA Membership and receive five additional automatic membership entries! Visit for a full list of rules and other ways to enter. The Sweepstakes ends 12/29/23.

Cessna 170

The AOPA Extra 300L, featured in Microsoft Flight Simulator X, is about to be sold via an online auction.

Stop by the AOPA Campus on Laird Blvd., across from the FAA Building and see the aerobat that millions around the world flew virtually on desktop computers.  Bruce Williams, a former Microsoft Corp. Manager and veteran flight instructor donated the Extra to AOPA to be used by AOPA Air Safety Institute to create aviation education videos and now the proceeds of the auction will continue to support the Air Safety Institute and other AOPA initiatives.  The online auction bidding begins on March 20th at 1:00pm and will culminate on Friday, March 31st at 1:00pm at SUN ‘n FUN.  Ladies and Gentlemen, start your bidding!

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