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Abu Dhabi Air Expo 2014

25 February 2014

Abu Dhabi Air Expo 2014 set to welcome over 17,000 visitors

This year, the Abu Dhabi Air Expo is set to welcome over 17,000 visitors with an exhibitor line-up of 170 suppliers showcasing the latest innovations and development in the aviation sector, relating to non-commercial aircrafts, jets, helicopters, equipment, manufacturers, services, pilot training schools, accessories, avionics, insurance and financing. Al Bateen Executive Airport will be hosting the 3rd annual Abu Dhabi Air  Expo, the regions first general aviation show.

Over 100 aircrafts representing a range of models from ultra-light to heavy business jets, including the VIP Airbus corporate jet and the TBM 850, will be on hand to be explored by aircraft enthusiasts and businesses searching for the best aircraft and aviation-related services.

Covering key developments and innovation in non-commercial aircraft, jets, helicopters, equipment, manufacturers, services, pilot training schools, accessories, avionics, insurance and financing, the three-day Abu Dhabi Air Expo 2014 is attracting 170 exhibitors and major aviation players from across the GCC, Levant, North Africa, and as far afield as Asia and South Africa.

The show, which will be held from Tuesday 25th to Thursday 27th February 2014, has cemented its position as a dedicated business platform for the aviation industry, bringing leading industry players and decision makers together under one roof.

Bateen Executive Airport, the dedicated business aviation airport of Abu Dhabi Airports, witnessed an 18% increase in visiting aircraft traffic and 6% increase in commercial aircraft traffic for 2013, compared to 2012.

Deals worth over AED 3 billion were struck in last year's edition.