Aviation Expo 2019
The 2019 Aviation Expo, the largest of its kind in Queensland, is to be held on Aug 17th at Brisbane International Airport, where it will provide the ultimate aviation experience to attendees.
Taking place in Aviation Australia's world-class training facilities, the family-friendly expo showcases the thriving aerospace sector, with a significant focus on aviation skills development, careers and employment opportunities.
Partnering with Defence Force Recruiting, the Aircraft Experience Zone will be a major attraction once again, with a huge range of static aircraft on display. Patrons will be able to get up close to the ADF aircraft, and have the opportunity to speak to pilots and crew as well as members from the Navy, Army and Air Force, and hear first-hand about the amazing variety of roles available within the ADF.
As with previous years’ events, aviation Registered Training Organisations and education providers will also be exhibiting at the Aviation Expo. These exhibitors will provide aviation career aspirants the opportunity to discover the ins and outs of the industry and be inspired to seek advice from aviation experts. In addition, the Aviation Expo will include a range of exhibitors that will appeal to aviation enthusiasts as well as the general public.
Popular activities include Cabin Trainer Evacuation Demonstrations (in which attendees can experience a live aircraft fire evacuation); Flight Simulator (make a hands-on attempt to fly a modern jet aircraft); F28 Fokker Cockpit photos (sit in the pilot's seat and experience the view from the cockpit) and LifeFlight's incredible Helicopter Underwater Evacuation Training and Survival Systems demonstrations (witness a live demo of LifeFlight rescue professionals being dunked, submerged and flipped under water).
Nice to know - The Aviation Expo is a free event that will provide a family friendly day for all to enjoy; showcasing a unique outlook on the thriving aviation industry. Whether you're considering a career in the industry or just have a general interest, this Expo is a must attend.
Need to know - There is parking available onsite along Melia Street. Due to limited parking, it is recommended that visitors commute to the event by other means of transport, such as Uber (special discounts available) or organised free shuttle buses.
*Entry to the expo is free but all attendees MUST register beforehand.
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5-25 Boronia Rd
Aug 17 9.30-4