- B2B meetings for 6 states held on Day 1
- 100 plus exhibitors, over 20 states participating and 500+ delegates participated
- Dazzling Air shows/Aerobatics conducted by Indian Air Force teams – Sarang and Jeffery
Hyderabad. 12 March 2020 .Wings India 2020, the biennial civil aviation and aerospace event had a stimulating kickstart with 100 plus exhibitors, over 20 states and 500+ delegates participating. Day 1 of the event bore positive response with many companies showing interest in collaborations and business acquisitions.
Speaking at the Day-1 of ‘Wings India 2020’, organized by FICCI, jointly with Ministry of Civil Aviation and Airports Authority of India, Anand Stanley, Chairman, FICCI, Civil Aviation Committee and Managing Director, Airbus India while addressing a press conference emphasized on India’s requirement of nearly 1,900 new passenger and cargo aircraft in the next 20 years. These new additions will help propel India’s domestic traffic growth, which is one of the world’s highest at this time.
The Aerobatic show on Day 1 showcased the Extra 300L by Indian Air Forces’ Mark Jeffery Team and ALH Dhruv helicopters by Indian Air Forces’ Sarang Team.
On static display were Embraer E195, Honda Jet HA420, Diamond DA42, Cessna 182T, Cessna 206, Bell 505, Dornier 228.
With respect to the business opportunities, first day of the event-initiated discussions and conversations from airlines, exhibitors and companies’ combined to recognize and celebrate the excellence, triumphs and innovations of key stakeholders within the Aviation industry.
Day 2 will be hosting an exciting line-up of conferences and panel discussion to enlighten the industry by addressing the challenges and opportunities that Indian Aviation Industry faces today.