BIAS 2016: Glimpses

The organisers of the Bahrain International Airshow confirmed that the Bahrain International Airshow saw its strongest international presence to date reflecting the event’s growing standing in the global aviation event calendar and cementing strategic relations between key nations.

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The show saw representation from the US, UK, France, India, Russia and Turkey. Furthermore, the high level aviation event will also see more participation from MENA states, with the largest participation yet from the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, from which numerous companies including Saudi Arabian Airlines joined for the first time, alongside Kuwait Airways, Emirates and previous attendees Qatar Airways. Multi-national organisations included Airbus, BAE Systems, Boeing, Chevron, CFM, Finmeccanica, Lockheed Martin, Rolls Royce, Turkish Aerospace Industries, TAG Aeronautics and Thales Group.

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The exhibition feature hall at the show has also allowed a growing number of international SME businesses to attend the show with national pavilions from the India, Saudi Arabia, Taiwan and the UK. The popularity of the feature hall, which was introduced at the last edition of the show in 2014, has resulted in a size increase of almost 50% for 2016.

Team NCSIST BIAS 2016

Speaking about the growing international participation, His Excellency Engineer Kamal bin Ahmed Mohammed, Minister of Transportation and Telecommunications for the Kingdom of Bahrain and Deputy Chairman of the Supreme Organising Committee for BIAS said, “The Bahrain International Airshow is a real platform for trade and business. With so many countries represented, it allows businesses to bolster and build new partnerships. With the value we bring through our extensive delegations programme we offer all our participants the opportunity for extensive networking and discussion.”

HH Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, the Prime Minister of Bahrain HH Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa, the Prime Minister of Bahrain

His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa of Bahrain with India's Minister of External Affairs of India, Mrs. Sushma Swaraj
His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa of Bahrain with India’s Minister of External Affairs of India, Mrs. Sushma Swaraj

[Note: The above photograph was published by the Gulf Daily News on 26.1.2016].

Team Sarang, Indian Air Force
Team Sarang, Indian Air Force
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