Palm Springs, Calif. — The FLYING Aviation Expo, in partnership with Lift Event Management, will return to the beautiful Palm Springs Convention Center from Oct. 15-17, 2015, it was announced by Robert Goyer, editor-in-chief of Flying magazine.  Combining pleasure and family fun, this one-of-a-kind fly-in event features aircraft, exhibit booths and conference panels serving pilots, aviation professionals and enthusiasts who want to learn more about flying.


“Our inaugural FLYING Aviation Expo was a great success, and we are excited to be partnering with Flying again as our Title Sponsor,” said Marco Parrotto, president and CEO of Lift Event Management. “We are looking forward to putting on a world class fly-in event at the Palm Springs Convention Center this year, and many more to come.”


The infamous Parade of Planes will return to delight spectators, as planes of all sizes taxi from the airport to the convention center.  The experience extends the reach of the event into a community gathering for both tourists and local residents of the area.  From the latest in aviation technology, over 40 panel discussions and seminars, exotic cars, and more, the show floor is home to aviation and lifestyle companies that couple together to make the expo an intimate weekend affair for everyone.  At nighttime, attendees can enjoy an evening event at the Palm Springs Air Museum with vintage World War ll aircraft, live music, food and drink.


“The first FLYING Aviation Expo was a big hit, and we are delighted to be partnering with Lift Event Management again in bringing it back,” said Goyer. “With its great mix of aviation education and entertainment and its focus on technology and proficiency, the Expo is a one-of-a-kind event. Beautiful backdrops and a great event space make Palm Springs the perfect venue for the expo.”


Leaders in the aviation industry will host seminars on a variety of issues and Flying’s editorial staff will lead and moderate educational events and panel discussions throughout the day.  In addition, the latest products and gear have been unveiled at the event.


For more information and continued updates about the FLYING Aviation Expo, visit


For more information on sponsorship or exhibitor opportunities, contact: Marco Parrotto, president, Lift Event Management, at 702-589-4811 or email [email protected].


About Lift Event Management
Lift Event Management (Lift) is a Las Vegas based company, headed by president and CEO Marco Parrotto.  Lift Event Management builds events that creatively spotlight corporate sponsor brands and bring exhibitors face-to-face with qualified buyers. Lift delivers compelling speakers and educators from an extensive network of industry professionals to attract enthusiastic, engaged attendees.


The Lift team actively develops and integrates innovative event features that create and engage new markets and stimulate economic activity.  Lift Event Management understands the symbiotic relationship between sponsors, exhibitors and attendees.


About Flying Magazine
Flying — the world’s most widely read aviation magazine — is the premier resource for pilots and aviation enthusiasts who have a passion for flying. Published continuously since 1927, Flying provides aircraft reviews, flying tales, safety counseling and expert opinion all written by and for active, engaged pilots. Flying is focused on personal and business aviation but also gives readers a glimpse into airline cockpits and military and vintage aircraft.