Dubai Airshow CEO Welcomes UAE’s Flying Team The Al Fursan

The UAE’s very own aerobatic team the Al Fursan and the legendary Red Arrows team, will thrill the crowds with their astonishing flying displays at the Dubai Airshow. Pictured is Sharief Fahmy, CEO, F&E Aerospace welcoming back the Al Fursan to the Dubai Airshow. The Dubai Airshow opens its doors this Sunday, 17 November at its new purpose built home, Dubai World Central (DWC), Jebel Ali, Dubai.

Running until Thursday 21 November 2013, this year’s Dubai Airshow is set to be the largest in its 26 year history, with up to 60,000 trade attendees expected over the week.

The Dubai Airshow is renowned for staging the most impressive aircraft and this year’s show will demonstrate just that; with confirmations from the UAE Armed Forces Mirage 2000-9 and F-16 Block 60 and Airbus A380-MSN4 - the Dubai Airshow will also see the return of the Typhoon Eurofighter and Dassault Rafale.

Sharief Fahmy, CEO of F&E Aerospace highlighted this significant element of the show by saying; “On Sunday, we are opening the doors to our brand new home and we are promising a celebration of the aerospace industry itself, which will be witnessed in the packed exhibition halls and the static aircraft display outside, plus in the daily aerial displays. Nothing can beat the excitement of watching both aerobatic teams and the most technically-advanced fighters in the world performing manoeuvres right over our heads.”

The Dubai Airshow is open to trade and professional visitors only. Visitors can register online now www.dubaiairshow.aero/register and Press can also register online at http://www.dubaiairshow.aero/media/media-registration it is strongly recommended for all attendees to register online before coming to the show.

The Dubai Airshow is organised under the patronage of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, and in co-operation with Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Dubai Airports and the UAE Armed Forces.

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