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 and co-located events ATC Forum, Airport Security Middle East and the Global Airport Leaders’ Forum will take place from 9th until 11th of May 2023.

The 22nd edition will continue to highlight the events’ role in creating business opportunities between the world’s leading airport suppliers and services providers and the regional aviation airport decision-makers. In 2023, these events will also continue to feature leading innovations in airport sustainability, digitalization and urban air mobility facilitating the global industry’s efforts towards sustainable and collaborative airport infrastructure development and operational transformations.

"The airport industry will grow faster again after having witnessed consistent and robust growth in global passenger traffic over the last decade, and achieve the business goals in areas of sustainability, digitalisation and air mobility."

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


2023 Sales Brochure

Whitepaper on Airport Innovations

2022 Post Show Report

Airport Projects Report in MEASA


5,000+ Total
In-person Attendees

from 37 countries

160+ exhibitors
from 23 countries

5 Country Pavilions

100+ Buyers

from 38 airports and aviation authorities of 23 countries

2 co-located events

and 2 world class conferences

28 Conference Sessions

81 Speakers

3,556 facilitated meetings

in the Business Connect


From biometric-based airport products to advanced security, ATM and ground handling solutions, see 2022 product launches and latest technologies in the Exhibitor Showcase Channel.

Aeroficial Intelligence GmbH

ALS Logistic Solutions Fully Automated Cargo Terminal Freight Gate 5, Dnata, DAFZA 

ARASCA Video story 

PCI Calculation in Dynatest Explorer 

EJ-Picardie - HH EMEA EN 

2021 EJ Electronically Controlled Hydraulically Operated Hatch Cover 


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The 10th edition of the Global Airport Leaders Forum (GALF) will take place in Dubai from May 9 to 11 alongside The Airport Show 2023.

Along with Airport Security Middle East, ATC Forum and Women in Aviation Middle East Forum as co-located events of Airport Show, GALF 2023 will see renowned experts and officials talking about a variety of topics of crucial importance in the global aviation industry.

His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman of Dubai Airports, Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline and Group, under whose patronage Airport Show takes place, said: “The Airport Show and its co-located events have provided, over the past two decades, platforms to take the aviation agenda further and farther. The aviation’s transformation is tech-driven and helps overhaul the safety, health, security, and efficiency levels in the operations of airports and airlines around the world. Dubai has been at the forefront of adopting technology to enable the accelerate the aviation’s bounce-back.”

For speaking opportunities and sponsorship, please contact:

Toni Uy
Sales Manager


In Airport Show 2022, the Business Connect Programme welcomed 100+ buyers from 30+ airports and aviation authorities of 20+ countries.

Be part of the Business Connect Programme and enjoy exclusive business matchmaking services before, during and after the show.  Access the Airport Show Business Connect platform, create your personal profile, identify key contacts based on areas of interest and job type, build relationships and create a pre-planned roster of meetings throughout the event.

Watch this video to learn more.


The 21st edition of the Airport Show in Dubai has contributed to strengthen the efforts made by the UAE to lead the recovery in the civil aviation sector worldwide. The Show also presented a great opportunity for Dubai Airports to learn about the latest technologies showcased by leading companies and service providers in the industry, build relationships with decision-makers and apprise them of the achievements made by Dubai in the field of civil aviation.

His Excellency Jamal Al Hai
Deputy CEO, Dubai Airports

We are delighted to showcase our ATM suite offering to our UAE and regional customers at the renowned Airport Show.

David A. Shomar
VP Civil Security, MENA Operations, Saab

Airport Show was ‘fantastic’ and could network with many vendors for new products which will help us in the future to boost business and service.

Khalid Ahmed Bamugabil
Senior Specialist with Saudi Airlines

We are extremely happy that the Airport Show was a venue to finalise our deal.

Abdul Razzak Mikaati
Managing Director of DTP

The 2022 edition of Airport Show is much better than the pre-Covid edition. We have been participating at this show many years in the past and this time we had more number of meetings and inquiries than the previous editions. Attending this show helped us reconnect with our existing clients and make new ones

Markus Vogler
Sales Manager Verkaufsleiter, Trepel Airport Equipment GmbH, Germany

We had participated in a couple of previous editions of the show. This time I found our participation extraordinary. We had several meetings in the last three days and hope these meetings and networking will benefit our business.

Rohit Nambiar
Business Development Manager, Tele Networks International