|February 3, 2022Lakeland, FL: The Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association (FRLA) has signed on as the Presenting Sponsor of the annual SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo, with events being held Tuesday, April 5 through Sunday, April 10, 2022 at the Lakeland Linder International Airport.|
“The Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association (FRLA) is the proud title sponsor of the 2022 SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo” said FRLA President & CEO Carol Dover. “This event brings over 200,000 visitors from across the nation to Central Florida’s Lakeland Linder International Airport, supporting local tourism and bringing new faces to the area’s restaurants and lodging establishments.”
FRLA’s mission is to ‘Protect, Educate and Promote’Florida’s hospitality industry. As Florida’s largest convention and the second largest airshow in the country, the SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo generates an average of $249 millionin local economic impact each year.
|ABOUT SUN ‘N FUN FLY-IN IN, INC. SUN ‘n FUN Fly-In, Inc. is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit whose mission is to preserve and enhance the future of flight through world-class events, inspiring and educating people of all ages. Year-round events, including the SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo, which is one of the world’s largest aviation events, raise funds for the Aerospace Center for Excellence (ACE). The SUN ‘n FUN Aerospace Expo annually raises funds for ACE enabling the delivery of STEM-related and aerospace education programs engaging over 50,000 local youth each year. Additionally, ACE manages and allocates local aerospace scholarships. For more information: www.flysnf.org.|
ABOUT AEROSPACE CENTER FOR EXCELLENCE The Aerospace Center for Excellence, (ACE), is a 501(c)3, 22-acre not-for-profit educational facility located on the SUN ‘n FUN Expo Campus. ACE has emerged as a nationally recognized leader in STEM-related and aerospace education through its various learning centers, outreach programs, summer camps, and scholarships aimed at preparing students for tomorrow’s aerospace challenges. As the world’s leader in producing licensed teenage private pilots and delivering youth programs that engage over 50,000 students a year, ACE is entirely focused on its mission to Engage, Educate, and Accelerate the Next Generation of Aerospace Professionals. For more information: www.ACEedu.aero.