Our partners for the combined Cockpit-Fest USA and FANCON today published this interesting look at the Fest's history and a bit of a view of the upcoming Cockpit-Fest USA and FANCON. Justin Messenger, Cockpit-Fest USA Coordinator, published this today; "As the dates for both Cockpit-Fest USA and UK approach you may find it interesting to read about the colorful history of this spectacular event. Attached is an article for your enjoyment that reviews how Cockpit-Fest became what it is today.
We are truely excited about Cockpit-Fest USA / FANCON 2013. We have a fantastic group of aviation enthusiasts attending. This a unique opportunity to meet and network with creative people from not only across the United States but also from across the globe. The range of skills sets that will be represented this year is noteworthy, from aircraft sheet metal work to writing custom simulation software.
There will be great entertainment as well, from helicopter rides, cockpits, simulators, to formation flybys of historic aircraft such as Stearman biplanes.
You will want to be sure and take this opportunity to visit the Air Capitol of the World and network in with fellow cockpit and simulation enthusiasts.
I look forward to seeing you soon!
Cockpit-Fest USA Exhibitor Coordinator"