More than 300 exhibitors, covering top global and domestic players from the defense industry, have confirmed their participation in Aero India 2019, a defense official said on Sunday.
Aero India 2019 will be held in Bengaluru from February 20 to 24 and the defense exhibition will look for the participation of top fighter-jet manufacturers, defense equipment makers and companies related to the sector.
All activities concerned to Aero India 2019 have been made online — be it booking of tickets or selection of space for stalls, the official said.
“With nearly 50 days to go for Aero India, we already have 308 exhibitors. They cover 178 domestic and 130 foreign players. We have generated a revenue of Rs. 62 crore from the bookings so far.
“There will be no cheque transaction for Aero India as all payments have been made online. The arrangements correspond to the best practices in the world,” the official further said.
Tickets for Aero India 2019 “business days”– February 20, 21 and 22– will cost Rs. 2,750 each. Tickets for general visitors will cost Rs. 1,800. Rs. 600 will be charged for an air display.
On-the-spot tickets will cost Rs. 250 more, the official added.