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Explore commercial aviation opportunities across Africa and Middle East at Egypt International Airshow 2024

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Explore commercial aviation opportunities across Africa and Middle East at Egypt International Airshow 2024 - Events / Festivals publisher
Dana Ermolenko
Country: Egypt Aircraft: Airplanes

Taking place 2-5 September 2024 at the new El Alamein International Airport, Egypt International Airshow will showcase Egypt's leadership as a key hub for the regions commercial aviation sector. Organized in close collaboration with strategic partners, The Ministry of Civil Aviation, Egypt International Airshow offers a unique platform, to contribute to the long-term commitments made by government and the private sector, fostering commercial partnerships across Egypt, as well as the wider Middle East, and African regions.

Minister of Civil Aviation Mohamed Abbas Helmy recently stated that Egypt's civil aviation sector is undergoing an extensive development plan to boost its regional and global presence. With numerous projects aimed at expanding services, enhancing airport capacity, sustainability, and modernization of Egyptair' s fleet, these strategic initiatives aim to maximize revenue and turn Egypt into a hub for tourism and investment.

With this in mind, senior representatives from leading carriers, Ministries of Civil Aviation, Ministries of Transport, and Civil Aviation Authorities will attend the event, to discuss common challenges and opportunities, they will be joined by renowned Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) and suppliers from the global aerospace industry, offering leading solutions and services. In this regard, the Airshow aims to foster a global exchange of expertise amongst these prominent players. The 4-day event will feature aircraft displays, cutting-edge technologies, innovative aircraft designs and an exhibition of innovative commercial aerospace products and services. Additionally, the Airshow provides a unique platform for signing agreements, fostering collaborations, and conducting meaningful business interactions.

During the signing ceremony of Egyptair as the Official Carrier of Egypt International Airshow, Eng. Yehia Zakaria, Chairman & CEO, Egyptair Holding Company stated: "Egypt Air is the Official Carrier of Egypt International Airshow and holds a pivotal role in the event, bringing together diverse sectors of the aviation industry. Our aim is to exchange visions and ideas with civil aviation experts, major airlines, aircraft and engine manufacturers, and aviation service providers. The inaugural edition symbolizes Egypt's commitment to the progression of air transport and advancing the aerospace industry regionally and globally."

Alongside the main exhibition, there will be a Civil Aviation Conference, a premier gathering of aviation industry professionals, policymakers, and stakeholders from around the world. With a focus on supporting the growth and advancement of civil aviation in the MENA region, fleet modernization and sustainability, the conference aims to explore innovative solutions, address challenges, and foster cooperation.

Focusing on the full spectrum of commercial aviation, defence and space, Egypt International Airshow is poised to become the leading Airshow on the continent. With the support of all key stakeholders and a having already attracted significant interest from the industries global players, it is anticipated that over 250 local, regional, and international companies will attend. El Alamein International Airport will host VIP chalets, a static aircraft park, thrilling flying displays, and an aerospace exhibition showcasing the latest industry technologies. For those already active or looking to engage further with the regions aerospace sector, this event is not to be missed.

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Egypt, El Alamein, El Alamein International Airport.

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