Russian fighter jet makes a big comeback at the Paris Air Show

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

Paris: Visitors to the 50th Paris Air Show from 17th to 23rd June will be treated to daily flight demonstrations of the Sukhoi Su 35 presented by United Aircraft Corporation.

Irkut Corporation’s Yak 130, military training aircraft, will also be presented in flight. And finally, Super Jet International will be showing its 100-seat commercial airliner, the Super Jet 100, in the static display area.

The organizers are delighted to see so many Russian aircraft at Le Bourget this year, adding to the variety of flying displays of interest to both trade visitors and the general public.

Over 2,000 exhibitors from 44 countries have booked so far. All the chalet units and exhibition stands are reserved: 350 chalets, 51,000 m2 of stand space in 6 halls and 43,000 m2 of outside exhibition space. Some 120 aircraft are registered and there will be 27 national pavilions occupying an area of almost 30,000 m2.

“With a full complement of exhibitors, the 50th Paris Air Show promises to be a resounding success. This is a reflection of the booming aerospace industry and confirms our position as the world’s leading air show”, says Emeric d’Arcimoles, Commissaire Général of the International Paris Air Show.