Ag Aviation Expo Schedule

NAAA Ag Aviation Expo
December 5–8, 2022 ♦ Knoxville, TN
The schedule below is subject to change. 

All events will take place at the Knoxville Convention Center, unless otherwise noted. 


Sunday, December 4, 2022

8 a.m. - 1 p.m. Flying in the Wire and Obstruction Environment Course 
This course is acclaimed by professional airplane and helicopter operators world-wide. It gives low-level aviators the essential skills needed to safely operate an aircraft in wire and obstruction environments. This course is for both aircraft and helicopter pilots. Learn how to identify signs of wires and why ag aviators hit wires they already knew were there. This course may very well save your life - don’t miss it. Fee is $100/person and registration is open.
8 a.m. - 5 p.m. CD Aviation TPE331 Seminar
8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6 Seminar: 8-hour IA Renewal 
12 - 6 p.m. Registration
1 - 5 p.m. Canadian AAA Board Meeting
1:30 - 3 p.m. PAASS PDC Meeting 
2:15 - 3:15 p.m. Support Committee Meeting 
All NAAA Support members are asked to attend.
3:30 - 4 p.m.
NAAA Board Meeting
4:30 - 5:30 p.m. Operation S.A.F.E. Analysts Meeting
4:45 - 6:45 p.m.
Compaass Rose Session 
7-10 p.m. NAAREF Fundraiser 
Craft Axe Throwing - Registration is open.
 

Monday, December 5, 2022

7 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Registration
8 - 9:45 a.m.
Kickoff Breakfast
​    Sponsored by BASF
8 a.m. - 8 p.m. Exhibitor Setup
10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Aerial Application Technology Research Session 
11 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Support Committee Event - Lunch at the Sunsphere
12 - 1 p.m. NAAHOF Lunch (NAAHOF Board Members Only)
1 - 2:30 p.m. Education Sessions
- Precision Agriculture Session
- Radial Engines Session
- Thrush Class Session
2:45 - 4:15 p.m. Education Sessions
- Low Altitude & FAA Update Session
- "Ask the Expert" Speed Mentoring Session
- TPE331 Session​
- SATLOC Session
4:30 - 6 p.m. Education Sessions
- Insurance Session
- PT6 Session
- Insero Session
- Storm Aeronautics Session
6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Welcome Reception 
    Sponsored by UPL
 

Tuesday, December 6, 2022

7 - 8:15 a.m. Transland Seminar & Breakfast
7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Registration
8 - 11:30 a.m.
Exhibitor Setup 
8:30 - 9:30 a.m.
NAAA Business Meeting 
9:45 - 11:45 a.m.
NAAA General Session
12 - 5:30 p.m.
NAAA Trade Show
12:30 - 2:30 p.m. PAASS Presenter's Lunch Meeting
(PAASS Presenters Only)
5:30 - 7 p.m.
Live Auction & Reception
​    Reception sponsored by Syngenta
7 p.m. Pratt & Whitney Canada Reception
 

Wednesday, December 7, 2022   

8 a.m. - 3 p.m. Registration
8 - 9:30 a.m. Education Sessions
- Helicopter Session
- Relationship Drift Session​
- AG-NAV Session
8:30 - 9:30 a.m. Allied Industry Meeting
9:45 - 11:45 a.m. Support Committee Athena Presentation
9:45 - 10:15 a.m. Education Sessions (30 minutes)
- How to Conduct Your Own Operation S.A.F.E. Clinic &
   C-PAASS Informational Session
- Turbine Conversions​ Session
- Phenix Solutions Session
- CapstanAg Session
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
NAAA Trade Show
12 - 1 p.m.
Past President's Meeting 
1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
NAAREF Board Meeting 
2:30 p.m.
Silent Auction Closes 
4 - 5:30 p.m. Education Sessions
- Chemical Session
- PerfectFlight App Session​
​- Chem-Man Session​
- Hydrovant Corbet Scientific Session
4 - 8 p.m. Exhibitor Teardown
 

Thursday, December 8, 2022

8 - 10 a.m. Final Aircraft and Exhibitor Freight Move Out
8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Registration
8:45 - 10:15 a.m.
Air Tractor Session
10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Thrush Aircraft Session
1:15 - 2:45 p.m.
NAAREF Safety Session
3 - 4:30 p.m. Education Sessions 
- Ag Safety Consultants
5:15 p.m.
Farewell Reception 
5:45 p.m.
Excellence in Ag Aviation Banquet 
​    Sponsored by Corteva Agriscience