U.S. Aircraft Expo Heads to Southern California

New airplanes will be on display at the Lyon Air Museum.

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Southern California aircraft enthusiasts can check out new airplanes this weekend at the airport in Santa Ana.U.S. Aircraft Expo

Pilots and aircraft operators who are considering purchasing an airplane will have an opportunity this weekend to experience first-hand a large gathering of new airplane manufacturers and vendors at the Lyon Air Museum at the John Wayne Airport Orange County (SNA) in Santa Ana, California.

The event will run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. PDT on Friday and Saturday, September 7 and 8. Aircraft manufacturers such as Textron Aviation, Piper, Quest, Honda Aircraft, Pilatus, Cub Crafters and more will be on hand to show off their airplanes. Visitors will be able to get detailed information and step into two-seat backcountry taildraggers and other piston-powered airplanes as well as turboprops and business jets.

In addition to taking a closer look at the airplanes, attendees can learn more about aircraft insurance, financing, tax concerns and more. An ownership conference will take place on Friday at 1 pm. The event is free, but visitors are requested to register here.