The Dubai Airshow began life in 1986 as Arab Air. Since then the show has grown and evolved to become one of the largest and most important aerospace events in the world.
A lot has changed since 1986; the dawn of a new millennium has seen unprecedented change in the aviation industry. The Dubai Airshow has helped lead this change by creating a world class exhibition showcasing the latest and greatest in military, general and commercial aviation.
The Dubai Airshow 2015 was our biggest show ever with 1,103 exhibitors from 63 countries, over 66,346 trade visitors, 1,296 international and regional media and an order book of $37.2 billion.
The Dubai Airshow returns in 2017 with a number of new features to complement the existing show; including the UAV Summit, Space Pavilion, Cargo Zone and Airport Solutions in addition to the fourth edition of GATE – the Gulf Aviation Training Event. The show will once again welcome visitors, exhibitors and delegations in their thousands to Dubai – the world’s global aerospace hub.