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 will open on July 1. 
8 a.m. - 5 p.m. CD Aviation TPE331 Seminar - TBD 
8 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6 Seminar: 8-hour IA Renewal 
1:30 - 3 p.m.
PAASS PDC Meeting 
12 - 6 p.m. Registration
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 will open in early July
 

Monday, December 5, 2022

7 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Registration
8 - 9:45 a.m.
Kickoff Breakfast
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 - 5 p.m. Canadian AAA Board Meeting
1 - 2:30 p.m. Education Sessions
- Precision Application Session
- Radial Engines Session
2:45 - 4:15 p.m. Education Sessions
- "Ask the Expert" Speed Mentoring Session
- TPE331 Session​
4:30 - 6 p.m. Education Sessions
- Insurance Session
- PT6 Session
6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Welcome Reception 
 

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
 

Wednesday, December 7, 2022   

8 a.m. - 3 p.m. Registration
8 - 9:30 a.m. Education Sessions
- Helicopter Session
- Relationship Drift 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)
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
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 
5:15 p.m.
Farewell Reception 
5:45 p.m.
Excellence in Ag Aviation Banquet