„The ILA stands for technology in perfection and also for some come true future visions.“
Dr. Angela Merkel, MdB
Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany
ILA 2016 hits the technological heights
With its numerous innovations and advanced technology the ILA Berlin Air Show 2016 demonstrates the capabilities and achievements of all areas of the global aerospace industry. From 1 to 4 June 2016 a wide range of the latest hi-tech products as well as research and development projects were displayed by the 1,017 exhibitors
from 37 countries. During this four-day event 150,000 trade visitors and members of the public
thronged the 250,000 square-metre Berlin ExpoCenter Airport.
Highlights of ILA 2016
The International Suppliers’ Center ISC
was the ideal marketing platform for the entire supply industry – with a substantial increase in international involvement and the participation of many more leading decision-makers compared with the last ILA. One of the main highlights was the Space Pavilion
, which provided trade visitors and the public with graphic illustrations of the benefits that space research offers mankind. The new HeliLounge
was the main meeting place for the rotary wing sector. In the mission pavilion the Bundeswehr and the military aircraft
industry demonstrated the effective cooperation that ensures the operational capabilities of their aircraft. The ILA CareerCenter
was the main attraction for young people with an interest in one of the many exciting careers in aviation and the space industry.