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US Navy Blue Angels To Perform at SUN 'n FUN 2014

SUN ‘n FUN CAMPUS, LAKELAND, FL. – (October 22, 2013) – The United States Navy’s Flight Demonstration Squadron, The “Blue Angels” will be the featured air show performers at the 40th Annual SUN ’n FUN International Fly-In & Expo, scheduled for April 1-6, 2014 on its campus at Lakeland Linder ...

SUN 'n FUN Presents Wings 'n Things Youth Aerospace Weekend

SUN 'n FUN is "Building a Brighter Future Through Aviation." Wings 'n Things will be held October 25-27, 2013 on the SUN 'n FUN campus.   Aviation activities will introduce students, teachers, volunteers, parents, scouting organizations, church groups and more to the wonderful world of flight, as well as the ...

SUN 'n FUN Salutes EAA Founder Paul Poberezny

It is with great sadness that we give a last salute to Paul Poberezny, one of aviation's greatest inspirational leaders, when he took his final “Flight West” on August 22. Paul was a driving force as a motivator and supporter in the creation of the SUN’n FUN International Fly-in and ...

Young Polk pilots make it to the big Wisconsin air show

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SUN 'n FUN Building a Brighter Future through Aviation… at AirVenture

On Wednesday, July 31st, in the Media Center at EAA Airventure, Robert A. (Bob) Knight, Chairman of the SUN 'n FUN Board of Directors and John R. "Lites" Leenhouts, SUN 'n FUN President and CEO will introduce current students and graduates of the Central Florida Aerospace Academy (CFAA) in Lakeland, ...

SUN 'n FUN Media Partners

LAKELAND, FL  - June 26, 2013 - One week each year during the SUN 'n FUN International Fly-In & Expo, air traffic in Lakeland and the surrounding communities is elevated. The media is focused on the world's second largest aviation expo identified as having a $64m economic impact on the ...

SUN 'n FUN By The Numbers

When the Federal government sequestration policy threatened the viability of the 39th Annual SUN ‘n FUN International Fly-In & Expo, partners within the State of Florida stepped up to a new challenge. Proceeds from the annual event in Lakeland have historically benefitted students and the future of aviation. That stirred ...

Kermit Weeks featured at SUN 'n FUN for Tour of Aircraft from the Weeks Private Collection of Aircraft and Book Signing

LAKELAND, FL  - SUN ‘n FUN is pleased to welcome Kermit Weeks, founder and owner  of Fantasy of Flight, home to The World’s Greatest Aircraft Collection™.   Across the SUN 'n FUN campus and in the Florida Air Museum, guests are privileged year-round to view aircraft on loan from the ...

FedEx Express Support of Polk County Aviation Education Programs Being Recognized at Dedication of Boeing 727

SUN ’n FUN CAMPUS, LAKELAND, FL. – April 11, 2013 SUN 'n FUN is honored to have FedEx executives join local staff at the site of what has become the newest "classroom" on the SUN 'n FUN campus.  On Friday, April 12, 2013, SUN 'n FUN and FedEx Express will ...

Giving Day – How You Can Support ACE

Giving Day, also known as Giving Tuesday, is the Tuesday after Thanksgiving designed to give to charities or non-profits to support their cause during the Holiday season. How the Aerospace Center for Excellence (ACE) will be participating in Giving Day is through a unique and fun experience of a live-streamed ...
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