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Come See FlyWithKay at SUN ‘n FUN!

FlyWithKay is excited to be partnering with the Aerospace Center for Excellence (ACE) to bring awareness to her social media audience about aviation and the SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo. Come and join Kay in Lakeland Florida at the SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo to experience firsthand the thrill of aeronautics, technology, and all of …

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March 8th is Aerospace Center for Excellence Day

March 8th was declared as Aerospace Center for Excellence Day by Lakeland Mayor Howard Wiggs in 2016. That Tuesday marked a new life as an educational facility of a Boeing 727 known as the Piedmont Aerospace Experience on the SUN ‘n FUN Expo Campus. This was just the beginning of the unique opportunities available to students at ACE. …

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Kansas State University Salina Aerospace & Technology Campus Sponsors “The Bash!”

Kansas State University Salina Aerospace and Technology Campus is honored to support the Aerospace Center for Excellence as the lead sponsor for The Bash. “At K-State Salina, our mission is to educate the next generation of leaders in the aviation and aerospace industry,” said Dr. Christopher Smith, Executive Director of Enrollment Management and New Student Engagement. …

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Sponsor Spotlight: Phillips 66 Official Sponsor of the SUN ‘n FUN Pilot Welcome Center

Phillips 66 Lubricants is a proud sponsor of the SUN ‘n FUN Pilot Welcome Center and Plaza. With a history leading back 95 years in the aviation business, there’s a reason why pilots and mechanics can depend on Phillips 66 products for this generation and the next. We can’t wait to see you at this …

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Sponsor Spotlight: Consolidated Aircraft Coatings

  Consolidated Aircraft Coatings is proud to be a sponsor of this year’s 2022 SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo. We are home to the best and most reliable aircraft fabric covering systems around; Poly-Fiber, Randolph, and Ceconite. Learn to cover your aircraft with our experts! Everyday we offer 2 FREE Hands-on workshops, at 8:30 am …

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Sponsor Spotlight: Aircraft Spruce

  Aircraft Spruce is a proud Hangar sponsor and exhibitor at the 2022 SUN ‘n FUN Fly-In. Our knowledgeable, friendly sales team will be in the Aircraft Spruce Hangar B, Booths 1-9 ready to help you find and purchase the parts, pilot supplies, and avionics you need to keep your airplane flying! As a featured …

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Atlanta Aeroclub to Host SUN ‘n FUN President & CEO at Luncheon

March 24th | The Capital City Club Networking: 11:00am – 12:00pm Luncheon: 12:00 – 1:30pm   Join the Atlanta Aero Club for their first in-person event of 2022 at the Capitol City Club in Atlanta, Georgia. During this event, the President and CEO of SUN ‘n Fun, John Leenhouts, will discuss the future of the …

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SUN ‘n FUN Digital Daily Returns for 2022

Welcome Back SUN ‘n FUN Digital Daily! Returning for the second year, the SUN ‘n FUN Digital Daily powered by the Aero-News Network will keep those in attendance at the SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo, or wishing they were, informed with news, product announcements, interviews, and alerts! Otherwise referred to as SNFDD,  this joint venture …

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AEROSPACE CENTER FOR EXCELLENCE & SUN N’ FUN AEROSPACE EXPO SELECTS NEW PRESIDENT/CEO

LAKELAND, FL: The Aerospace Center for Excellence (ACE) and SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo (SnF) Board of Directors are thrilled to announce that Gene Conrad has been named the organization’s new President/CEO commencing April 11, 2022. Conrad, who was born in Oshkosh, WI and resides in Lakeland, FL, has been the Airport Director of Lakeland …

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Corn Roast Entertainment Confirmed for SUN ‘n FUN 2022

Corn Roast Entertainment 6-8 p.m. nightly at the Campground SCHEDULE   Sunday, April 3rd Ken Apperson Monday, April 4th Nick Herbert Tuesday, April 5th Eli Mosley Wednesday, April 6th Melissa Lee Thursday, April 7th Eli Mosley Friday, April 8th Wicked Truth Saturday, April 9th Eli Mosley

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B-29 Doc and EAA B-25 Berlin Express Announce Joint Tour Stops in Florida and Louisiana

               FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE B-29 Doc and EAA B-25 Berlin Express Announce Joint Tour Stops in Florida and Louisiana   WICHITA, Kan., Feb. 7, 2022 – B-29 Doc and the Experimental Aircraft Association’s (EAA) B-25 Berlin Express will join together for multiple tour stops in Florida and Louisiana to kick off the 2022 tour …

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Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association Added as Presenting Sponsor of 2022 SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo

  Lakeland, FL: The Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association (FRLA) has signed on as the presenting sponsor of the annual SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo, with events being held Tuesday, April 5th through Sunday, April 10th at the Lakeland Linder International Airport. “The Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association (FRLA) is the proud title sponsor of …

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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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