Report of China Helicopter Expo The China Helicopter Expo is the only international helicopter show approved by Chinese government in China.
A few numbers of the show:
Total Exhibition Surface: 96000m²
Indoor Exhibition Surface: 10000m²
Number of exhibitors: 211 (113 non-Chinese, 54% over the total exhibitors)
N° of country presented: 19
Trade visitors: 10 000
Public visitors: 40 000
N° of various activities: 50
N° of media presented: over 80
N° of journalists presented: over 200
Higlights of the show:
Involved the most important industrial companies in the world of helicopter : such as Eurocopter, Agusta Westland, Russian Helicopter, Avicopter, Sikorsky, Bell, Marenco, Rotorway, Goodrich, Safran, Honeywell, Pratt&Witney, Zodiac Aerospace, etc.
Professional oriented show:
12 helicopter manufacturers
7 Engine manufacturers
4 UAV manufacturers
4 simulator manufacturers
53 Airborne equipment & Avionics system manufacturers
27 part & material manufacturers
22 helicopter services companies
Signatures of Business contracts:
8 development projects signed between Avicopter and Tianjin Municipality, the sectors involved: helicopter sales, renting, R&D of UAV, engine maintenance and materials etc
11 helicopters sales contracts are signed during the exhibition, precisely 29 helicopter with a total value of 3 billion Yuan.
Over 100 corporation projects under discussion
The only helicopter exhibition with dynamic display in the world:
6 flight demonstration programmed over 4 days
60times/helicopters joined the display
Total flight hours: 5h40m
Chinese government gave high priority to the show:
The leaders from 24 Chinese Ministries attended to the show
The consulates from 8 countries visited the show. Strong participation from Chinese & international media: over 230 journalists represented more than 80 public and professional international media followed up and reported the show over 4 days including CCTV, Xinhua News, Fenghuang news, Tianjin TV etc.