Aircraft Manufacturers to Hold Showcase in St. Petersburg

Learn more about aircraft ownership at this two-day event.

This weekend's U.S. Aircraft Expo will be held at the Signature Flight Support FBO at the St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport.U.S. Aircraft Expo

The U.S. Aircraft Expo is starting up its 11th season of events with a weekend at the St. Pete-Clearwater International Airport (KPIE) across the bay from Tampa, Florida. The Expo kicks off on Friday February 22 at 10 am at the Signature Flight Support FBO, and there will be an ownership conference at 1 pm. The conference will educate attendees on the intricacies of aircraft purchasing and ownership, covering topics such as insurance, financing and tax considerations. The event will run from 10 am to 4 pm on Friday and Saturday.

Both days will showcase a full display of airplanes, from two seat LSAs to jets. Sales representatives from companies such as Glasair, Icon, Waco, Mooney, Piper, TBM, Quest, Pilatus, Embraer, Textron Aviation, and more will be on hand to showcase their airplanes and answer any questions about them.

The show is free to attend, but registration is recommended. You can learn more about the event and register at There will be a total of nine U.S. Aircraft Expos this year. Next, the event will skip to the west coast on March 22 and 23 at the Hayward Executive Airport (KHWD) in California’s San Francisco Bay Area.