Held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman of Dubai Airports, Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline and Group
Airport Show 2016

Gold Sponsors


2015 Supporters

Lead Media Partners

Information Partner

Airport Show, Dubai

Airport Show is the world's largest annual airport event.

Airport Show provides an ideal B2B platform for companies to present airport and aviation-related products and services.  In 2015, the event gathered over 7,120 aviation professionals who networked, sourced their product requirements and created over US$20 billion worth of regional business possibilities.

The Airport Show, whose 16th edition will be held from May 9 to 11 at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre (DICEC), enjoys solid support of both the government and private sectors. The world’s leading B2B event for airport procurement, supplies, solutions and technology has been in the forefront of meeting the industry’s expectations.

Over 300 leading global companies are expected to participate at the 2016 event, showcasing their latest technology, innovation and product offerings to a projected 7,500 attendees, including 150 hosted buyers and over 50+ regional aviation authorities expected to attend the event.

The Airport Show is an ideal platform for showcasing the latest technologies and learning about emerging trends and networking with key decision-makers and getting first-hand knowledge about the US$100 billion regional airport expansion and modernization programmes.

2016 Preview

  • 15,000 sqm gross exhibition space
  • 7,500 aviation professionals
  • 300 exhibitors from 30+ countries
  • 200 media representatives
  • 150 Hosted Buyers from 50+ regional Aviation Authorities
  • 6 International pavilions
  • 3 networking platforms
  • 1 Airport Leaders' conference


09-11 May 2016


10 am to 6 pm


Zabeel Halls – 4,5,6


Airport Show 2016 provides an unrivaled business platform to companies aiming to take their share of the highly lucrative airport development market in the GCC region.

With two-thirds of the world's population within just eight hours flying distance and an estimated 400 million passengers passing through the regional airports by 2020, GCC states are undertaking massive aviation development programmes, specifically in airport infrastructure and enhancing the passenger experience, to gear up as the world's foremost travel hub.

GCC airports are investing over US$100 billion towards acquiring cutting-edge technologies and to ensure seamless and safer passenger and freight movement.  This shift in trend from focusing on buuilding bigger airports to enhancing passenger experience is generating business opportunities for local. regional and global companies to grab their share of this ever changing and challenging market.


Airport Show 2015 Supporters

Airport Show enjoys the continued support of: