First U.S. Aircraft Expo of 2018 Kicks Off this Weekend

The general aviation showcase at Northern California’s Hayward Executive Airport is the first of seven planned events this year.

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Several leading general aviation aircraft manufacturers will exhibit at this weekend's U.S. Aircraft Expo in Hayward, California.U.S. Aircraft Expo

The U.S. Aircraft Expo kicks off its 2018 season this weekend with a show at Hayward Executive Airport in Northern California that will feature dozens of general aviation aircraft and exhibits.

The Expo has grown into a prime showcase for aircraft from leading manufacturers, with planned stops in seven Western cities this year. Exhibitors include Textron Aviation, Cirrus Aircraft, Mooney, Diamond Aircraft, Piper, Cubcrafters, Quest Aircraft, Pilatus, Honda Aircraft, Epic Aircraft, TBM, Embraer, Icon, Aviat Aircraft and Eclipse.

The Hayward show kicks off tomorrow with an ownership conference at the event’s host FBO, APP Jet Center. The show is free to attend and advance registration is available by visiting usaircraftexpo.com.

Additional show dates and locations through the rest of this year include stops in Carlsbad, California, May 4-5; Salt Lake City, June 22-23; Denver July 13-14; Seattle, August 17-18; Santa Ana, California, September 7-8; and Scottsdale, Arizona, November 9-10.