Singapore Airshow from 16 to 21 February 2016

Monday, February 15, 2016

Singapore: The Singapore Airshow, Asia's largest and one of the important aerospace and defence exhibitions in the world, takes flight at an opening ceremony and welcome reception tonight at Marina Bay Sands. Guest of Honour at the event, Mr Teo Chee Hean, Deputy Prime Minister and Coordinating Minister for National Security of Singapore, officially opened Singapore Airshow 2016.

The event will see the participation of an impressive list of top global aerospace and defence companies. 75% of the more than 1,000 participating companies from some 50 countries are returning exhibitors, including 65 of the top 100 global aerospace companies. France has been designated as the Feature Country for Singapore Airshow 2016, given its thriving aerospace and defence sectors.

Country representation is robust at this year’s edition, featuring 20 country groups and pavilions, of which the Philippines and Indonesia country pavilions are participating in the Singapore Airshow for the first time. Returning country groups and pavilions include Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, China, France, Germany, Israel, Italy, Japan, Malaysia, the Netherlands, the Russian Federation, Singapore, Switzerland, Romania, United Kingdom and USA.

About Singapore Airshow

Singapore Airshow, a global marketplace and networking powerhouse for the world’s aviation community is a must-attend event in the international aerospace and defence calendar. Organised and managed by Experia Events, the biennial event is also a platform for high-level conferences dedicated to leading players in the global aviation industry with the Singapore Airshow Aviation Leadership Summit (SAALS) as well as co-located events - the A*STAR Aerospace Technology Leadership Forum and the Singapore Aerospace Technology and Engineering Conference (SATEC).