MEMBER ALERT: AOPA will be closing at 1:45 p.m. Eastern on Dec. 6 and will reopen at 8:30 a.m. Eastern on Dec. 9.
April 5, 2012
AOPA’s 2012 Sweepstakes Husky takes center stage in front of AOPA’s tent at Sun ‘n Fun.
A pilot advertises “rides.”
Pilots can’t get enough of warbirds at Sun ‘n Fun.
“Suzy” taxis by.
Which biplane steals your heart?
These pilots know how to get their tails in a row.
Some show off what’s underneath.
A stream of smoke follows this biplane as it buzzes spectators.
These aircraft have a perfect view of the show—too bad their pilots aren’t getting this up-close look.
The Aeroshell team performs formation aerobatics at Sun ‘n Fun.
A great feat of formation flying.
Sun ‘n Fun offers a children’s area this year complete with rides.
Bombs were exploding and smoke billowing as the daily airshow opened.
Lucky spectators delight in taking in the night airshow at Sun ‘n Fun.
Proud future pilot and AOPA member.
Sun ‘n Fun reports record-breaking crowds at this year’s show.
SocialFlight users can now publish events via Facebook and Twitter.
Candler Field Flying Club is a young group focused on teaching young people to fly.
Thought about participating in a charitable flying event? Many nonprofit groups host a day at the airport in which volunteer pilots can give flights to eager fledglings. Check with your local airport about what may be scheduled for 2014.
AOPA thanks our members for their continued support in protecting the freedom to fly.