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Sonex Aircraft, LLC Company Events Calendar

The following events are opportunities to visit the Sonex factory or see Sonex Aircraft and AeroConversions products at airshows. Holiday and shut-down closings are also listed below.

Be sure to also visit our Sonex Builders' Events Calendar for listings of outstanding grassroots builder events near you!

2017 Sonex Holiday Closure Dates


SubSonex Air Show Schedule 2017: Flown by Bob Carlton - Vertigo Airshows

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See the SubSonex in-action on our YouTube Channel!


April 4-9, 2017: Sun 'n Fun International Fly-In & Expo
Lakeland, FL

Sonex Aircraft, LLC will once again have an official exhibitor presence at the 2017 Sun 'n Fun International Fly-In & Expo in Lakeland, FL! Sonex will exhibit in the North East Exhibit area, booth NE-29 and neighboring booth NE-11.

The SubSonex JSX-2 will once again be featured in Sun 'n Fun's airshow performances, thanks to Bob Carlton of Vertigo Airshows!


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See the report from SNF 2016!

July 23, 2017: Sonex Aircraft Open House and Homecoming Fly-In
10:00 am to 2:00 pm:
Oshkosh, WI

Our 14th annual Sonex Open House and Homecoming Fly-In event will be held the day before the official start of EAA AirVenture Oshkosh. Hours: 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.

Stop-by and tour the Sonex factory. Builders, make sure that you stick-around for the group photo at lunch time! All Sonex pilots flying-in to AirVenture are invited to bring their aircraft to this event on Sunday for all to see. You can then participate in the traditional "mass taxi arrival" accross the field to show grounds and Sonex homebuilt parking, along with the fleet of factory prototype aircraft!

Food will be available for sale by our friends at Hot Dog Charlie's once again this year!

See our Map to get here.

For Fly-In taxi and parking instructions, download our Sonex Aircraft Fly-In Traffic Instructions (416kb PDF File)*

Also be sure to download and study the EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2017 NOTAM.


July 24-30, 2017: EAA AirVenture Oshkosh
Oshkosh, WI



Don't miss the B-Models at AirVenture 2017!


Check-out the action from AirVenture 2016 to see what you can expect!

As always, Sonex Aircraft will be exhibiting at the 2017 EAA AirVenture Oshkosh air show. Stop by and see us in the North Aircraft Display area Booth 622!

Show Specials!
Check-out our AirVenture Show Specials, available through August 2nd!

Factory Tours Daily!
Sonex will be offering tours of our factory headquarters facility every morning, Monday July 24th through Friday July 28th at 9am, and Saturday July 29th at 10am. You can drive directly to Sonex Aircraft, or RSVP to catch free transportation from the Sonex exhibit booth on AirVenture grounds (transportation back to AirVenture grounds also provided). Sign-up for a tour and RSVP for transportation by contacting: orders@sonexaircraft.com

Part Order Pickups During AirVenture:
Sonex Aircraft will again be accomodating part order pickups during AirVenture this year. All part orders must be made in-advance. We recommend that all orders be placed as soon as possible prior to AirVenture to help ensure availability.

Pickups will be made by appointment only, and appointments will be available during the following dates & times:

  • Sunday, July 23 (Sonex Open House): 10am to 2pm
  • Monday, July 24 through Friday, July 28: 8am to 11:00am

Note that the office may be closed early on any given day during AirVenture if no pickups are scheduled. Any questions about AirVenture part order pickups may be directed to our Customer Service team at: orders@sonexaircraft.com

Flying In to AirVenture:
For Fly-In taxi and parking instructions, download our Sonex Aircraft Fly-In Traffic Instructions (416kb PDF File)*.Also be sure to download and study the EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2017 NOTAM.

Planning a Sonex Builder Event for AirVenture?
Are you planning a Sonex Builder get-together at your campsite, the beer tent, or at a restaurant or hotel during AirVenture? Don't forget to submit the gathering to our Sonex Builders' Events Calendar!

 

Find Our Booth! #622 in the North Aircraft Display Area:

 

 

Sonex Schedule of Events: EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2017
Description
Time
Location
Sunday, July 23 2017
Sonex Aircraft Homecoming and Open House Fly-In 10am to 2pm Sonex Aircraft, LLC
Monday, July 24 2017
Sonex Factory Tour 9am to 10am Sonex Aircraft, LLC
Forum: SubSonex Personal Jet 10am to 11:15am Homebuilders Hangar
Forum: Sonex, Waiex Onex & Xenos Overview 1pm to 2:15pm Forum Stage 9
Airshow: SubSonex JSX-2 Airshow Performance by Vertigo Airshows Afternoon Airshow Look up in the sky!
Tuesday, July 25 2017
Sonex Factory Tour 9am to 10am Sonex Aircraft, LLC
Forum: The Sonex Experience 10am to 11:15am Forum Stage 11
Forum: AeroVee and AeroInjector - Power to the Sport Pilot! 1pm to 2:15pm Forum Stage 11
Airshow: SubSonex JSX-2 Airshow Performance by Vertigo Airshows Afternoon Airshow Look up in the sky!
Wednesday, July 26 2017
Sonex Factory Tour 9am to 10am Sonex Aircraft, LLC
Sonex Builders and Pilots Foundation Picnic 6pm 7th Heaven
Airshow: SubSonex JSX-2 "Fire & Lights" Night Pyro Airshow Performance by Vertigo Airshows Evening Airshow Look up in the sky!
Thursday, July 27 2017
Sonex Factory Tour 9am to 10am Sonex Aircraft, LLC
Forum: Sonex Aircraft B-Models 10am to 11:15am Forum Stage 11
Friday, July 28 2017
Sonex Factory Tour 9am to 10am Sonex Aircraft, LLC
Saturday, July 29 2017
Sonex Factory Tour 10am to 11am Sonex Aircraft, LLC

 

Chester V's: Sonex Aircraft's Favorite Hangout!
Looking for a place to unwind after the show and maybe run-into some of your favorite Sonex staffers? Check-out Chester V's Gastropub!

Located at 2505 Oregon Street, Chester V's is on the approach end of Runway 27 in the former Mario's restaurant location with a beautiful renovation of the building including an outdoor bar and two patio seating areas. Chester V's serves a wide variety of craft beers, wines, quality hand-crafted cocktails and outstanding food! Be sure to check out the pub tables inside, where you can have your own beer tap with 4 beer varieties per table, all tracked on an iPad!

Please support our friends at Chester V's Gastropub, and we hope to see you there!


2017 Sonex Holiday Closure Dates

Sonex Aircraft will be closed for the following holidays during 2017:

  • May 29, 2017: Memorial Day
     
  • July 3-4, 2017: Independance Day Holiday
     
  • September 4, 2017: Labor Day
     
  • November 23-24, 2017: Thanksgiving Holiday
     
  • December 25-January 2: Year-End Holiday Shutdown
    Sonex will once again be having a year-end shutdown for inventory and other year-end tasks, along with several staff vacation schedules. Our phone lines will be unavailable during this time, however, urgent email correspondence will be replied to as time allows. Note that we will not be processing orders or conducting shipments during this time. You can find the correct email contacts for Sonex Aircraft departments on our Contacting Sonex web page.

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