China International Aviation & Aerospace Exhibition


China International Aviation & Aerospace Exhibition
China International Aviation & Aerospace Exhibition
Host airport: Zhuhai
Location: Zhuhai, Guangdong
Country:  People's Republic of China
Established: 1996
Held even years, November
Events aerobatic displays
Website: http://www.airshow.com.cn/

China International Aviation & Aerospace Exhibition (Chinese: 中国国际航空航天博览会) or Airshow China is the largest airshow in mainland China (India's Aero India is the largest airshow in Asia[1]) . It has been held once every two years in Zhuhai, Guangdong province, China, since 1996.[2]

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History

The first Airshow China was held from 5 November to 10 November, 1996. Performances included:

The second Airshow China was held from 15 November to 22 November, 1998. Performances included:

The third Airshow China was held from 6 November to 12 November, 2000. Performances included:

The fourth Airshow China was held from 3 November to 7 November, 2002.[6]

The fifth Airshow China was held from 1 November to 7 November, 2004. Yang Liwei was present. Performances included:

The sixth Airshow China was held from 31 October to 5 November, 2006. The first three days were corporate days and not open to public. The remaining three days were public days. Over 30 countries and 600 aviation companies took part. Performances included:

The seventh Airshow China was held from 4 November to 9 November, 2008. Some 4 billion U.S. dollars worth of deals were signed at the six-day event, including one involving Commercial Aircraft Corp. of China (COMAC) selling 25 ARJ21-700 regional jets to GE Commercial Aviation Services of the United States (first delivery by 2013). Additionally, the Chengdu J-10 and Xian JH-7A both made their first public appearances.[9] Other performances included:

The eighth Airshow China will be held in Zhuhai from 16 November to 21 November 2010.[11] It will include:

List of Past Performers (incomplete)

See also

References

External links

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