Aero India 2023: The premier showcase of India’s indigenous defense capabilities, Aero India 2023, was launched on February 13 by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The five-day event will take place at the Yelahanka Air Force Station near Bangalore, Karnataka, and be organized by the Indian Department of Defense Production.
The Aero India Show 2023 will take place at the Yelahanka Air Force Station, showcasing India’s progress in aerospace and defense. This five-day event will highlight indigenous equipment and technologies and provide opportunities for partnerships with international companies.
What is Aero India Show?
Aero India is a biennial air show and aviation exhibition held at the Yelahanka Air Force Station in Bengaluru, India. It is Asia’s largest air show and is organized by the Ministry of Defense’s Defense Exhibition Organization. Aero India 2023 is expected to be the largest event to date, with the participation of 98 countries, 32 defense ministers, 29 air chiefs, and 73 CEOs of international and Indian OEMs.
Theme of Aero India 2023
The theme for Aero India 2023 is “The Runway to a Billion Opportunities,” reflecting the focus on promoting India’s domestic machinery and technology and forming partnerships with foreign companies, aligning with Prime Minister Modi’s “Make in India, Make for the World” vision.
Objective of the event
The purpose of the event is to foster international cooperation and investment in India’s defense manufacturing sector. The event will showcase India’s domestic machinery and technology with the aim of fostering collaborations with foreign companies.
Event Schedule of Aero India 2023
Aero India 2023 will be held at the Yelahanka Air Force Station from February 13 to 17. The first three days of the five-day event are exclusive to business attendees, while the last two days are open to the general public. The event will highlight India’s growing aerospace and defense capabilities.
Air Show 2023 Overview
|Event Name||Air Show 2023 Bangalore|
|Also Known As||Aero India Show|
|Organized by||HAL (Hindustan Aeronautic Limited)|
|Date||13th February to February 17th, 2023|
Exhibitors list for Aero India Show 2023
The Aero India Show 2023 exhibitor list includes over 800 defense businesses, including startups and MSMEs, showcasing their development in specialized technologies and advancements in the aerospace and defense industries. Some of the prominent exhibitors include Airbus, Boeing, Dassault Aviation, Lockheed Martin, Israel Aerospace Industry, BrahMos Aerospace, Army Aviation, HC Robotics, SAAB, Safran, Rolls Royce, Larsen & Toubro, Bharat Forge Limited, Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL), Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL), Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL), and BEML Limited.
Ticket price for the Aero India Show 2023
The average ticket price for Indian citizens to attend the Aero India Show 2023 is Rs. 5,000. Foreign visitors must pay $150. There are different ticket options available including General visitor tickets, ADVA tickets, and Business tickets, with varying costs for both Indian and foreign visitors.
How to book online tickets for Aero India Show 2023?
Online tickets for the Aero India Show 2023 can be purchased through the official website by following the steps of visiting aeroindia.gov.in, selecting the tickets link, choosing the “Book tickets” option, registering, and completing the payment transaction.
What are the major takeaways for Aero India Show 2023?
Some of the highlights of the Aero India Show 2023 include opportunities for domestic MSMEs and startups to expand their global presence, showcasing India’s defense technologies, attendance by over 80 nations, 30 country ministers, and 65 company CEOs, and a focus on India’s expansion in the defense industry, including UAVs, Defense Space, and cutting-edge technologies. The show will also promote domestic air platforms such as the Light Combat Aircraft (LCA)-Tejas, HTT-40, Dornier Light Utility Helicopter (LUH), Light Combat Helicopter (LCH), and Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH) and encourage exports, foreign capital, co-development and co-production partnerships.
The Aero India Show 2023 aims to boost the export of India’s domestic air platforms, including the Light Combat Aircraft (LCA)-Tejas, HTT-40, Dornier Light Utility Helicopter (LUH), Light Combat Helicopter (LCH), and Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH). The show seeks to integrate domestic MSMEs and startups into the global supply chain and attract foreign investment and partnerships for co-development and co-production.
Frequently Asked Questions
- What is the central idea behind Aero India Show 2023?
The central idea behind Aero India Show 2023 is “The Runway To A Billion Opportunities.”
- How can someone sign up for Aero India 2023?
To register for Aero India 2023, visit the official website at Aeroindia.Gov.In.
- How much does it cost to attend Aero India Show?
The cost of admission is Rs 2,500 for Indian visitors and $50 (which is approximately Rs 4,137) for foreign visitors.