Aerospace Expo


Aerospace Expo



Travel partners

Visit Central Florida


Visit Central FLCentral Florida’s Polk County is conveniently located between Orlando and Tampa, and an easy drive to Central Florida attractions and the Gulf and Atlantic beaches. Polk County offers something for everyone, including Florida’s newest attractions, LEGOLAND Florida Resort and Safari Wilderness Ranch; and some of Florida’s most historic; including Bok Tower Gardens, Westgate River Ranch Resort (the Southeast’s largest dude ranch), and the Frank Lloyd Wright “Child of the Sun” collection at Florida Southern College. With 554 fresh water lakes, the area offers great fishing, adventurous airboat eco tours and exciting water sports. Wonderful parks, preserves and trails captivate visitors with Polk County’s natural beauty.

Islands of the Bahamas

Private Flying in The Islands Of The Bahamas

BahamasNearly every day, our weather is as clear as our water. The cumulus clouds dot the sky at around 2,500 feet in the morning, rising to 7,500 feet in the afternoon. These are the perfect conditions for flying. Wherever you’re headed, just about every vacation spot on The Islands Of The Bahamas has an airport where you can safely land. Plan a trip. File a flight plan. Take off, touch down, refuel your soul!

Florida Restaurant and Lodging

FRLA is Florida’s premier non-profit hospitality industry trade association. Our mission is to ‘Protect, Educate and Promote’ Florida’s $82 billion hospitality industry which represents 23% of Florida’s economy and more than 1.1 million employees – making it the state’s number one industry. We offer regulatory compliance and food safety training needs (RCS and SafeStaff®); industry developed career-building high school programs (FRLAEF); sponsor the only event in Florida exclusively serving the restaurant and foodservice industry ; and we safeguard the needs of the hospitality industry by providing legislative advocacy. We represent and serve more than 10,000 independent and household name members, suppliers, and theme parks. For more information, go to and find us on Twitter @FRLAnewsFacebook and YouTube.

Aero Mercado – Aviation in Brazil


Aero MercadoBrazil shelters one of the five largest aviation markets in the world with annual revenue of more than $20 billion. Due to the economic recovery of our new president and an enviable location in Latin America, Brazil is a strategic market for all aviation companies to pursue. From executive aviation to kit builders, Aero Mercado can help you establish your presence in Brazil and South America, and, with all of our connections in this market, we can promote aircraft sales and aviation business to Brazil and South America.

Insurance Partners

Alexander Aviation

Alexander AviationSUN ‘n FUN is a huge event, and not only do we have the liability and facility insurance to consider, but with all the year round events and other activities hosted here, operating aircraft, statics, etc., SUN ‘n FUN is a very complex and challenging arrangement for any insurer. Alexander Aviation Associates is our partner, expertly managing all these policies and constantly researching and keeping us up to date on how to keep our coverage complete and premiums low. We highly recommend them as your aviation insurance agency!

Aviation Partners


Double M Aviation

Superior Aviation Maintenance!

Double M Aviation has been a leader in aircraft maintenance, aircraft repair, and aircraft inspection since 2015. We strive to make aviation practical and accessible. Our highest priority is to make air travel safe. Our aircraft maintenance facility provides the highest service and standards for aviation enthusiasts, including maintenance, inspections, troubleshooting, and repairs. We feel confident in our service and want you to feel the same way. Double M Aviation offers reliable work backed by a guarantee of quality. There’s no replacement for experience, and we have extensive knowledge that ensures your aircraft is in the best hands. Double M Aviation has all the hallmarks of a top-notch aviation company.

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Official Fuel Provider of SUN 'n FUN

Sheltair LAL serves the most diverse aviation market in the country, where our team of professionals, delivers its award-winning services on a daily basis to general aviators, business jets, military forces, and even complex cargo operations.

Ideally located in the center-most point of Central Florida, Sheltair LAL provides transient customers with easy access to desired destinations such as Tampa Bay and Orlando via I-4. Guests can expect to reach within minutes some of the best destinations Florida has to offer like Streamsong Golf & Spa, Busch Gardens, Disney World, and the Universal Studios theme parks.

Equipped with an 8,499 ft runway, Lakeland Linder International Airport is also home Sun’ n Fun, one of the largest international Fly-In expos in the United States, which is proudly served and supported by Sheltair team as LAL becomes the world’s busiest airport with over 60,000 aircraft movements in a six-day span.

Support The Mission

The mission of the Aerospace Center for Excellence (ACE) is to “Engage, Educate, and Accelerate the Next Generation of Aerospace Professionals. The SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo and dozens of other events year-round produce the majority of the revenue that goes into supporting this mission. By attending our events, you are helping us deliver top-quality, industry-leading STEM education and scholarship programs to thousands of young men and women each year. The opportunities that ACE provides give young people a competitive edge as they navigate their educational journey that can ultimately lead to a rewarding career in the world’s incredibly diverse and rapidly growing aerospace industry. You can help! Please click the links below to explore how you can share your knowledge and expertise as a volunteer in over 3500 available positions, become a patron of the Florida Air Museum, or donate to assist us financially. Regardless of how you assist, whether by attending our events, visiting the museum or donating financially, we sincerely appreciate your support!

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