“Aero India 2015”
Asia’s Premier Air Show
18 – 22 February, 2015
Venue : Air Force Station Yelahanka, Bangalore
The Indo-American Chamber of Commerce (IACC) Aerospace & Defense (A&D) Forum was a supporting partner for the “Aero India 2015” Organized by the Defence Exhibition organization – Ministry of Defence. This event was held from 18 – 22 February, 2015 at Air Force Station Yelahanka, Bangalore. IACC was also represented in the US-India Aviation Cooperation Program (ACP) stall at the US Pavilion.
Aero India has carved a niche for itself globally as a premier aerospace exhibition, with nine successful editions organized between 1996 and 2013. In Aero India 2013, the participation of exhibitors from 29 countries with 570 companies (274 overseas + 296 domestic) and 46 overseas delegations were accommodated over a gross exhibition area of 108250 sqm (including outdoor), which was nearly 44% more than the previous edition held in 2011.
Aero India 2015 provided a significant platform in bolstering business opportunities in the international aviation sector. It is favorably poised an exponential growth over previous edition. A rapidly growing economy, defence preparedness challenges and opening up of defence production to private sector, have given a major fillip to the defence industry in India. It also became a hub centre for defence business in the asia region.
This event was attended by AVM Hora, ASTE ; Aristos (Ari) Dimitriou, Raytheon; Pradeep Mahuli, CEMILAC; M. Brandfass, Airbus Defence & Space; Dr. Rajalakshmi, CABS; Marc Anderson, Tellumat; Paul Stein, Rolls Royce; Sudhir K Mishra, Brahmos; Mahadesh Kumar & Ravishankar Mariayyah, Dassault Systems; Dr. Bala Bharadvaj, Boeing; Admiral D M Sudan, Navy; Prashantsingh B, HAL; Nitzan Barkay, IAI; Dr. Gerhard Bantle & Dr. Uwe Wacker, Airbus Defence & Space; Dr. Theo Hengstermann & Dr. Nils Robbe, Optimare; Jitendra Singh & Associates, DARE; Wg Cdr K Sreedhar, ASTE; Rob Biggs, Rolls Royce; Gp Capt S K Jain, IAF; Prof G Jagadeesh, IISc Aero; Dr. Ravinder Venugopal, Opal RT Technologies; AVM S J Nandodkar, VM, VSM, ACAS (Ops); APVS Prasad, ADE; Huw Williams, HIS; Ravi Krishna & Vipin Kumar, ADRDE; Fernado Ciria Bailo, Airbus Defence & Space; Shyam Chetty & Associates, NAL; Andreas Schacht & Dietmar Geiger, Airbus Defence & Space; Dr. V Kala, ADE; Abdul Rashid Tajar & associates, HAL; Uri Shemir, Elbit Systems; Wolfgang Sterr, Eurojet; Dr. Santosh Hemachandra, IISc Aero; A I Vatagin, Klimov; Benudhar Sahoo, RCMA, Odisha; Cmde J Maolankar, NFTC; Nemichandra, HAL; Martin Kress & Marcel Mampel, Airbus Defence & Space; Dr. Ananda C M, NAL; Jean Vin Legrand, SAGEM; V M Gusev & V G Markov, CIAM; Sreemathi M S, BEL; Air Mshl Jaggi & Air Mshl Khanderkar, IAF; Kanchan Biswas, NAL; Cpt Ansuman Chauhan, Navy; Gp Capt V S Chauhan & Team, HAL; Kiran Jacob & Anubhav Mathodia, Dassault Systems; Rajesh Ayilliath Kuttieri & associates, HAL; Vikas Bharadwaj, ADRDE; Dr. S L Chernyshev, TsAGI; Dr.S Gopalakrishnan, IISc Aero; Iddo Kressel, IAI; Boris Morozov, Sukhoi; P R Kiran & Associates, HAL; Dr. A Shanmugham, HAL; Prajwal Shivprakash, DLR e.V; Kiran Divekar & Chinmaya Hardas, Dassault Systems; Rakesh Kumar & A K Ghosh, Chandigarh University; Anil Kumar, LDRA; Dr. Raj Dutt, APIC Corp; Yuri I Bely And Anatoly Sinami, NIIP; Karthikeyan, BEL; Abhishek Singh, HAL; Gargi Meharu & Associates, HAL