SUN 'n FUN Int'l Fly-In & Expo

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 to Sunday, April 9, 2017

Lakeland, Florida

Vist WAI in booth A-57

WAI Connect Lunch will be held on Friday, April 7, 2017 at 12:00 pm in the Buehler Aerospace Skills Center.

Join a panel discussion, moderated by WAI President Dr. Peggy Chabrian, of accomplished women and role models. Panelists include: Patty Wagstaff, six-time member of the US Aerobatic Team who has won the gold, silver, and bronze medals in international aerobatic competitions; Barbara Walters-Phillips, an aviation education teacher in Orlando, Florida, who incorporates aviation principles supporting non-traditional careers for girls; Abindgon Mullin, an airline pilot and entrepreneur who has developed watches for female pilots, divers, and mechanics; Karissa Strickland, operations specialist for Lakeland Linder Regional Airport; Brittany Dieker, a recruiter for United Airlines; and Kelly Murphy, WAI director of communications and editor-in-chief for Aviation for Women magazine.

Purchase tickets in advance for discount pricing.

$18.00 advance purchase through April 3. Beginning April 4, tickets must be purchased onsite for $20.00

Register here.

Full refunds for cancellations will be given until 5:00 pm Friday, March 31, 2017.

Dr. Chabrian will host a daily radio show from Tuesday, April 4 to Sunday, April 9 on SUN 'n FUN radio which is found at 1510 AM on the dial. Each day, Peggy will interview notable women and speak of issues of particular interest to women who have chosen aviation as a career or as a lifestyle.

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