The annual AEA International Convention & Trade Show is the largest gathering of general aviation avionics manufacturers, distributors and government-certified repair stations in the world. It also is the platform of choice for the introduction of new avionics products and services coming to the marketplace.

The AEA Convention is the preeminent venue dedicated solely to the general aviation avionics industry. The event's primary focus is providing avionics professionals with educational and marketing opportunities between equipment manufacturers, distributors and government-certified repair stations. The general aviation avionics community knows the AEA Convention is a must-attend gathering for growing their businesses, training their technicians and meeting with their dealer network.

AEA Convention


A unique opportunity to connect with manufacturers, distributors, technicians and business leaders as we shape the future of avionics together.

Attendees can choose from more than 75 hours of regulatory, technical and business management training and professional development.

The AEA International Convention is the place to be to learn about the latest regulatory issues impacting your business.

Attendees save time and money by networking with hundreds of qualified decision-makers face-to-face in the AEA Exhibit Hall. In this new world of social media, this is your chance to see, touch and talk product in person.

AEA Attendees


For companies that offer products or services to the general aviation industry through a dealers’ network, exhibitors can reach hundreds of current and potential dealers all in one place — the AEA International Convention & Trade Show! 

The AEA Trade Show gives exhibitors the opportunity to:

  • Contact new prospects and generate leads.
  • Up-sell existing customers.
  • Promote the company’s image and maximize its market exposure.
  • Discuss the needs of customers face-to-face.
  • Launch new products or services at the dealer level.
  • Network and build relationships with decision-makers and influencers.

In this new world of social media, text messaging, emailing and webinars, one thing remains constant: attendees still want to see, touch and talk product…face-to-face!

AEA Exhibitors