The Alaska Airmen's Association will be hosting our 24th annual tradeshow !
This year things are going to look different than any other tradeshow we've hosted! Our venue has changed to the Alaska State Fair Grounds and Palmer Municipal Airport in Palmer, Alaska! There will be more FREE youth activities than ever before, more space, new and familiar vendor faces, and AIRPLANE ACTION!!
The Countdown Begins!
Saturday May 8th 9am to 5pm & Sunday May 9th 10am to 5pm
What is the Gathering?
- Over 25,000 aviation enthusiasts and professionals attend annually
- Over 100 aviation-related vendors (flight schools, parts suppliers, airlines, aircraft manufacturers, and more!)
- Aircraft static displays (Raffle Cub, C-119 Boxcar, AT-802 Air Tractor, Pavehawk, and more!)
- $50 helicopter rides
- Discount discovery flights (take the controls of a small aircraft)
- FREE FOR KIDS!
- Walk inside a hot air balloon
- Skydiving demonstration
- Youth aviation activities
- Aviation career fair
- Food trucks
- Fly Market & Swap Meet
- Show & Shine Aircraft Show (show your plane off, registration is free!)
- Water Bombing Demonstration - Alaska Department of Forestry
- Live music and Beer Garden