Al Bateen Executive Airport, the dedicated business aviation airport of Abu Dhabi Airports Company (ADAC), welcomed this week ADNOC as the infinite sponsor for Abu Dhabi Air Expo, which was held at the executive airport from 5th to 7th March, 2013.

The show covered key developments and innovations in non-commercial aircraft, jets, helicopters, equipment, manufacturers, services, pilot training schools, accessories, avionics, insurance and financing; drawing major aviation players from across the GCC, Levant, North Africa, and as far afield as Asia and South Africa.

Abdullah Salem Al Dhaheri, General Manager of ADNOC commented: “Our exclusive platinum sponsorship for Air Expo’s second edition was in line with our commitment to support government entities and events in the U.A.E. that play an effective role in the development of the different economic sectors. We also strive to enhance our relationships with strategic partners and clients, as well as expanding our operations and activities in line with the technological developments of the aviation industry, which will ultimately add to our expansion plans.”

“We are delighted to have sponsored Abu Dhabi Air Expo in its second edition as it demonstrated the impressive general aviation products and offerings in the Middle East, North Africa and Levant. At ADNOC we are proud to have been a sponsor of this event which showcases the Emirate of Abu Dhabi as a leader in the aviation industry.” he added.

Yousif Hassan Al Hammadi, Chairman of the Organizing Committee for Abu Dhabi Air Expo, General Manager, Al Bateen Executive Airport, said:

“ADAC is delighted to have had ADNOC as one of the key sponsors of Abu Dhabi Air Expo, the leading dedicated exhibition for general aviation in the Middle East. The support that Abu Dhabi Air Expo has enjoyed from local and international organizations demonstrates the need for such events that would develop the aviation industry in the UAE and the rest of the region, creating a rich environment for business opportunities.”

Abu Dhabi Air Expo, included nearly 80,000 m² of exhibition space, and has showcased over 70 aircraft and brought together over 160 companies which were offering their products and services.