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Fort Worth, TX • KAFW

THU, 11.17.22 | 4 - 7pm • FRI, 11.18.22 | 9am - 3pm

Tickets are $20


The AOPA Aviator Showcase is a consumer-focused event designed to connect pilots and aircraft owners to the general aviation industry. Join us for an exclusive, in-person buying experience with general aviation's leading experts.

What to expect

AOPA’s Aviator Showcase is back! Join hundreds of pilots and aircraft owners for an exclusive gathering with the industry’s leading experts in avionics and cockpit technology, flight planning and weather resources, and aircraft manufacturing and sales. Kick-off the show on Thursday evening by enjoying Happy Hour with the Exhibitors. Wander the Exhibit Hall and Aircraft Display and engage in casual conversation with industry experts and fellow aviators. Exhibit hours continue Friday with the addition of educational seminars presented by event sponsors.

Looking to upgrade or still searching for the perfect aircraft? Local services such as paint shops, avionics manufacturers, and aircraft detailers will be there to help. You can also talk to financiers, insurers, and dealers about buying the aircraft of your dreams.

Register now to secure your spot for this exclusive event. Lunch will be available for purchase from local food trucks.

Don’t miss the chance to claim exclusive offers for in-person purchases made at the event. Select Exhibitors will have some spectacular show specials you’ll want to grab!!


Check back often to see additional show specials!

Want to see what the latest tech could look like in your aircraft? Just want to see the latest models? Take a stroll through the Aircraft Display and talk to the manufacturers or dealers to learn about the latest innovations in technology.

Presented by the biggest and brightest in the industry, discover how technology is shaping aviation today and tomorrow. From tips on buying an aircraft to the latest developments in avionics, our educational seminars will give you all the tools you need to be the best and safest pilots.

View full seminar schedule


What better way to show off your latest product or service than by exhibiting directly to your target audience? The AOPA Aviator Showcase does exactly that. Pilots and aircraft owners will be eager to not only see, but also learn, and buy; they’ll be hungry for the latest information on new aircraft, avionics, flight planning tools, safety resources, and aviation services. Take full advantage of this opportunity to meet your customers face-to-face by exhibiting at our Aviator Showcase!

Explore our menu of exhibit and sponsorship opportunities in our Event Prospectus.

Registration Info

Pre-registration is required. The Aviator Showcase will be held rain or shine, however, if we need to cancel for reasons beyond our control, registration fees will be refunded in full.


Get a behind-the-scenes look at how AOPA puts on our events by working side-by-side with our team as a volunteer! Join other pilots and aviation enthusiasts serving in either airside or show-side roles: marshalling and parking aircraft, greeting attendees, helping with event set-up or clean-up, and assisting Exhibitors. We wouldn't be able to pull off these events without your help, and we'll be sure to reward you for your efforts!

Registering as a volunteer is part of the event registration process. Click the link below to register and be sure to click “Yes, I’d like to volunteer” to let us know how you’d like to help!


No, these events cater to those looking to buy or learn more about new products and services available within the general aviation market. They will be focused exclusively on exhibits, displays, and educational content related to aircraft ownership and operations. They will be smaller and more intimate than our traditional fly-ins, allowing for greater interaction and up-close engagement with the products, services, and equipment available to serious aviators.

Aside from some time with on-site Exhibitors in the Exhibit Hall and Aircraft Display, you’ll have the chance to attend seminars focused on aircraft ownership, products, and technology.

Pre-registration is required. Space is limited, and no "walk-up" attendance will be permitted. Exhibitors will be offering exclusive show specials and other incentives only available to event guests. And since this is a limited-capacity event, you can expect higher-quality engagement with subject matter experts from the general aviation industry.


Fort Worth Alliance Airport


Alliance Airport offers first-class service on and off the airstrip 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Online reservations are available to streamline your arrival. An Air Elite diamond service location, Alliance Aviation Services offers aircraft support services including: hot refueling, aircraft and lavatory cleaning (disinfectant and ventilation sanitization services available upon request), luggage assistance, hangar space, office rentals, a fitness center, catering, crew lounge, and aircraft maintenance. Alliance airport is also home to the Bell Fort Worth Alliance Air Show, the #1 air show in the U.S. by USA Today 2020, and is an ideal, central location within the DFW Metroplex, offering access to Fort Worth, Dallas, and North Texas.

Platinum Sponsors


Gold & Silver Sponsors

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AssuredPartners Aerospace

Visit our booth, get your FREE Gift, and get your aviation insurance quote!

Booth #17

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AVEMCO Insurance Company

Learn how you can save up to 25% off of AVEMCO Insurance Company rates!

Booth #52

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Tempest Aero Group

Stop by our booth for a chance to win a set of Tempest spark plugs.

Booth #51

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$30 SiriusXM gift card to new, renewed, or upgraded AOPA memberships at show

Booth #1

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AOPA Pilot Gear

Free ground shipping to continental US Nov 17-18 with code SHOWCASETX

AOPA Village

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AOPA Membership

Join, Renew or Upgrade your membership with AAR and get free $25 Pilot Gear gift card!

AOPA Village

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Aero-Mach Wilco LLC

Show prices on all product lines.

Booth #28

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Van Bortel Aircraft

10% down, 5.75%, 20 year financing on any Van Bortel Cessna!


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Receive a Free Multi-Tool and Free 2-Day Shipping on Show Orders

Booth #32

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Aircraft Spruce & Specialty

Free shipping on booth orders for lower 48. No HAZ or Oversize

Booth #36

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Forge Flightworks

Reimagine your avionics or interior and save with Forge Flightworks Event Bucks!

Booth #48

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Oasis Scientific

Come to see the latest development on borescopes and get 25% off.

Booth #63

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Whelen Aerospace Technologies

10% Off All Top LED Products

Booth #25

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20-40% #MasteryNotMinimums Video training for Avidyne, ForeFlight, Garmin &, Single-Pilot IFR

Booth #39

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ACF-50 Lear Chemical

Visit our booth for your free ACF-50 sample

Booth #14

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Nationwide Aviation

Fly With Us At One Of Our 3 Locations in the DFW Area! $50 OFF AN INTRO FLIGHT AND FREE GIFT

Booth #40

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JAG Aviation

10% off Garmin, Avidyne, and Genesys list price on all installs closed at show

Booth #57

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10% off all AeroLEDs

Booth #50

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Baja Bush Pilots

Unlimited eAPIS for 1 year - only $39 dollars at show, Baja Bush Pilots membership included

Booth #32

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Hobbs Flyer

15% off Hobbs Flyer Aviation Headsets

Booth #61

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