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Sun 'N Fun Fest Flies Into Lakeland

The Sun 'N Fun International Fly-In & Expo is the second largest gathering of aviation enthusiasts in the world and is happening in Lakeland this week.

The event lasts six-days from April 10 to April 15 and it features air shows, educational forums and aircraft displays.

Some 3,000 planes and more than 250,000 people will buzz into Lakeland making it the busiest airspace in the world over Lakeland Linder Airport on the 1,000-acre Sun 'N Fun vanue.

Sun 'n Fun funds scholarships for Polk County students interested in becoming an airplane pilot.