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 2013 was our biggest show ever with 1,046 exhibitors from 60 countries, over 60,000trade visitors, 1,735 international and regional media, and an order book of $206.1 billion – the largest in any air show history.