Fantasy of Flight in Orlando, Florida is hosting the Splash-In on Thursday, April 15. This event will be in conjunction with the 36th Annual Sun ‘n Fun Fly-In. Visitors to Fantasy of Flight will be able to see a variety of seaplanes and amphibious aircraft perform water landings and takeoffs. The afternoon portion of the event will be dedicated to competitive flying.
Fantasy of Flight, owned by Kermit Weeks, will also have a PBY Catalina and Short Sunderland on display during the event.
The Splash-In event is included in the daily admission to Fantasy of Flight on April 15. Sun ‘n Fun guests who do not wish to tour Fantasy of Flight will be charged $5 for parking and admission to the Splash-In. The Splash-In is open to the public. Visitors who do not wish to visit Fantasy of Flight, and are not Sun ‘n Fun guests, may pay $10 for parking and admission to the Splash-In.
A special Slash-In luncheon is also planned at noon on April 15. Attendees will be able to meet Jeff Skiles, Captain “Sully” Sullenberger’s co-pilot on the U.S. Airways Flight 1549 now famously known as the “Miracle on the Hudson.” The barbeque luncheon will be held at the Orlampa Conference Center and is $20 per person. Advance reservations are required.