August 24, 2009
By Sarah Brown
A wide range of aircraft will be on display at AirportFest, part of AOPA Aviation Summit: The smallest weigh less than a pound.
AOPA and the Academy of Model Aeronautics are sponsoring an interactive display of indoor, electric remote-control flying at AirportFest, at Peter O. Knight Airport in Tampa, Fla., Nov. 5 through 7. Enjoy demonstrations from record-holding, world-class remote control aircraft exhibition pilots, and try your hand at flying one with an instructor.
The hangar will be abuzz with activity throughout AirportFest, with demonstrations and opportunities to fly from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Thursday and Friday, and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday. Youth and adults alike can fly with an instructor and enjoy watching stunts in model airplanes and helicopters performed by expert RC pilots.
At Summit, your kids will love building and flying their own model airplanes. Be a part of the future—sign up for AOPA Aviation Summit today!
Bombardier has launched the 12-passenger Challenger 650 with an order from launch customer NetJets.
Sabreliner isn't just for Sabreliners anymore. New owners and management have recast it as a jet refurbishment and parts center.
Nextant, rebuilder of the Beechcraft Hawker 400 and King Air 90, has named Piedmont Aircraft as the eastern dealer for the Nextant 400XTi and the G90XT.
VOLUNTEER AT AN AOPA FLY-IN NEAR YOU!
SHARE YOUR PASSION. VOLUNTEER AT AN AOPA FLY-IN. CLICK TO LEARN MORE >>>
VOLUNTEER LOCALLY AT AOPA FLY-IN! CLICK TO LEARN MORE >>>
BE A PART OF THE FLY-IN VOLUNTEER CREW! CLICK TO LEARN MORE >>>