Sebring LSA Expo Under Way
January 20, 2011 — The first aviation event of 2011, the U.S. Sport Aviation Expo, runs this weekend through Sunday, January 23, at Florida’s Sebring Regional Airport. Now in its seventh year, Sebring attendees experience the latest product offerings in the growing light-sport aircraft industry from leading manufacturers of fixed-wing airplanes, weight-shift trikes, powered parachutes, motor-gliders, and gyroplanes. (Demonstration flights are also available.) Among the 140 exhibitors are dealers and manufacturers of aircraft, avionics, electronics, aircraft parts and supplies, and pilot supplies, along with insurance agencies, financial institutions, training organizations, and nearly every aspect of recreational aviation.
EAA again organized the forums and workshops, featuring a wide range of subjects, such as aircraft, flight training, avionics, and insurance. Speaking of which, Bob Mackey with the EAA Aircraft Insurance Plan through Falcon Insurance Agency, will making a very interesting presentation Saturday January 22 at 10:30 a.m., titled, “Don’t Waste Your Money on Airplane Insurance.” His presentation will feature some unusual ideas about how airplane owners can make sure they are getting the right insurance at the best price
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