AERO EXPO

Press appointments

Tuesday, 04/04/2017

AERO Press Conference, followed by an e-flight Airshow and a Novelties round tour through the exhibition

Panelists for AERO 2016:
  • Klaus Wellmann, CEO of Messe Friedrichshafen
  • Roland Bosch, AERO Project Manager
  • Claus-Dieter Wehr, CEO Airport Friedrichshafen
  • Jürgen Schelling, trade journalist and aircraft expert

afterwards
11:30 a.m.: e-flight airshow at Zeppelin-Hangar
12:00 none: Preview tour of the AERO

The press conference and the e-flight airshow moderation as well as the tour will be translated simultaneously into German/English.
Organizer: Messe Friedrichshafen
10:30 a.m.
Conference Center West, Room Schweiz     
Tuesday, 04/04/2017

Demonstration drones at the Lake Constance

Oil weir exercise on the lake with image transmission by a drone.
Car parking in the underground car park Graf Zeppelin Haus.
Please let us know, if you need a shuttle to the promenade (presse@messe-fn.de)
Organizer: Messe Friedrichshafen
03:00 p.m. to 03:30 p.m.
Promenade near Graf Zeppelin Haus      
Wednesday, 05/04/2017

Ralf Niebergall

Ralf attends flight shows throughout Europe, often with his son Nico in synchronous flights.
Organizer: BAHCO - SNA Europe (Deutschland) Ein Geschäftsbereich der SNA Germany GmbH
the whole day
Hall A4 - 502     
Wednesday, 05/04/2017

Press Conference Piper Aircraft Inc.

Topic: Piper Company Update
Speaker: Simon Caldecott, President + CEO
Language: English
09:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Conference Center West, Room Schweiz     
Wednesday, 05/04/2017

AERO Industry Meeting

Knowledgeable representatives from the industry will provide you with facts in figures on general aviation. Simultaneous German-English interpretation will be provided.

Moderator: Marcel Wagner, Television host

Panelists:
  • Dr. Nicolas von Mende, CEO of Atlas Air Service
  • Dr. Frank Anton, Siemens AG, Corporate Technology, Executive Vice President eAircraft
  • Dieter Morszeck, CEO of Rimowa
  • Dr. Michael Erb, Managing Director of AOPA Germany (Aircraft Owner and Pilot Association)
  • Dr. Frank Liemandt, Spokesman of the German Helicopter Association (Deutscher Hubschrauber Verband)
AERO Friedrichshafen:
  • Klaus Wellmann, CEO
  • Roland Bosch, AERO project leader

Organizer: Messe Friedrichshafen
10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Conference Center West, Room Schweiz     
Wednesday, 05/04/2017

Stemme AG Company Update, Outlook & Product News regarding our Twin Voyager S12

Organizer: Stemme AG
10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
A4 - 309     
Wednesday, 05/04/2017

Press Conference Tecnam Aircraft

Topic: Tecnam latest news and products
Speakers: Paolo Pascale, Tecnam CEO and Walter da Costa, Tecnam Global Sales and Marketing.
Language: English
Organizer: Tecnam Aircraft
11:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Conference Center West, Room Liechtenstein     
Wednesday, 05/04/2017

GAMA Media Lunch

The General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) would like to invite you to join us for our annual media luncheon at AERO Friedrichshafen.
A warm buffet lunch will be served to members of the press.
GAMA's President and CEO Pete Bunce will speak on the most pressing issues affecting the general aviation industry in Europe.
Please RSVP to the GAMA Brussels Office at brussels@gama.aero or +32 2550 3900
12:00 p.m. to 02:00 p.m.
Conference Center West, Room Österreich     
Wednesday, 05/04/2017

Press Conference Lightspeed Aviation

Topic: What's new at Lightspeed Aviation
Speaker: Teresa De Mers, Executive Vice President
Language: English
02:00 p.m. to 03:00 p.m.
Conference Center West, Room Liechtenstein     
Wednesday, 05/04/2017

Press Conference Bundesaufsichtsamt für Flugsicherung

Speaker: Prof Dr. Nikolaus Herrmann, BAF Director
Language: German
02:00 p.m. to 03:00 p.m.
Conference Center West, Room Bodensee     
Wednesday, 05/04/2017

Press Conference BRP-Rotax

Topic: Rotax 915 iS Update
Speaker: Christian Mundigler
Language: English
 
02:00 p.m. to 03:00 p.m.
Hall A3 - 301     
Wednesday, 05/04/2017

Press Conference Cirrus Aircraft

Topic: SR Program Update and Vision Jet Program Update.
Speakers: Todd Simmons, President of Customer Experience and Ben Kowalski, VP Marketing and Communications.
Language: English
03:00 p.m. to 04:00 p.m.
Conference Center West, Room Schweiz     
Wednesday, 05/04/2017

Blackshape Unveils BK160 Gabriél

Organizer: Blackshape Unveils BK160 Gabriél
03:00 p.m.
A4 - 215     
Wednesday, 05/04/2017

Press Conference Rheinland Air Service GmbH / Quest

Topic: Latest News from Quest Aircraft
Speakers: Stephen Zinda, Vice President and Marc Brown
Language: English
04:00 p.m. to 05:00 p.m.
Conference Center West, Room Liechtenstein     
Wednesday, 05/04/2017

Supporting innovation in CS-23 - EASA taking it to the next level

Join EASA Certification Director Trevor Woods, and GAMA / industry leaders for the presentation of the new 'rewritten' aircraft certification rules for small aircraft, CS-23.  Learn how this new path will impact manufacturers, operators, authorities and the wider general aviation community.
Speakers: Trevor Woods, EASA Certification Director; Simon Caldecott, CEO & President Piper Aircraft / Chairman of GAMA; Matthias Betsch, CEO Flight Design GmbH; Ivo Boscarol, Founder & CEO Pipistrel.
04:00 p.m. to 05:00 p.m.
Conference Center West, Room Österreich     
Thursday, 06/04/2017

Ralf Niebergall

Ralf attends flight shows throughout Europe, often with his son Nico in synchronous flights.
Organizer: BAHCO - SNA Europe (Deutschland) Ein Geschäftsbereich der SNA Germany GmbH
the whole day
Hall A4 - 502     
Thursday, 06/04/2017

Press Conference Engineered Propulsion Systems, Inc. (EPS)

Topic: Introduction of EPS to the European Market. Company Status, History and Outlook.
Speakter: Michael Fuchs, President & CEO
Language: English
09:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Conference Center East, Room London     
Thursday, 06/04/2017

Press Conference AutoGyro GmbH

Launch of a new gyrocopter.
Language: English
09:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Hall A7 - 301     
Thursday, 06/04/2017

Official delivery of the Lightwing AC4 to the Swiss Pilot School Eichenberger AG

The Flight School Eichenberger AG at Buttwil is the first flight school in Switzerland who will train its pilots with the Lightwing AC4 CS-LSA.
Language: German
10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Hall B1 - 319     
Thursday, 06/04/2017

Press Conference Diamond Aircraft Industries GmbH

Speaker: Christian Dries, CEO, Owner Diamond Aircraft Industries GmbH
Language: English

Please inform us if you will attend (presse@messe-fn.de)
11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Conference Center West, Room Schweiz     
Thursday, 06/04/2017

EASA GA Roadmap lunchtime update

The European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) would like to invite you to discover the good progress of the GA roadmap activities. EASA Certification Director Trevor Woods and the GA Roadmap team will inform you about the changes which already have been implemented and those to come – e.g. regarding Part-M light, CS-STAN, Private Pilot Training outside ATO, Easier access to IFR flying, CS-23 or specific rules for gliders. Small snacks and refreshments will be available.
Please let us know if we can count on your participation by sending an email to: events@easa.europa.eu
Language: English
Organizer: EASA
12:00 p.m. to 02:00 p.m.
Conference Center East, Room Berlin     
Thursday, 06/04/2017

Press Conference Rheinland Air Service GmbH / Daher

Topic: Latest News from Daher TBM
Speakers: Nicolas Chabbert and Philippe de Segovia
Language: English
01:00 p.m. to 02:00 p.m.
Conference Center West, Room Schweiz     
Thursday, 06/04/2017

Press Conference Sonaca Aircraft

Topic: Update Sonaca 200.
Speaker: Pierre Van Wetter, Pilot & Co-Founder Sonaca Aircraft 
Language: English
Press Contact Sonaca Aircraft: Frédérique Jacobs, frederique.jacobs@sonaca-aircraft.com, Tel : +32 479 429 636
02:00 p.m. to 03:00 p.m.
Hall A4 - 118     
Thursday, 06/04/2017

Press Conference Atlas Air Service AG

Topic: Company News Atlas Air Service
03:00 p.m.
Static Display 12     
Thursday, 06/04/2017

Press Conference Flight Design GmbH

Topic: Flight Design Concept
Speakers: Matthias Betsch, CEO, Daniel Guenther, COO, Thomas Peghiny, President Flight Design USA
Language: English
03:00 p.m. to 04:00 p.m.
Conference Center West, Room Schweiz     
Friday, 07/04/2017

Ralf Niebergall

Ralf attends flight shows throughout Europe, often with his son Nico in synchronous flights.
Organizer: BAHCO - SNA Europe (Deutschland) Ein Geschäftsbereich der SNA Germany GmbH
the whole day
Hall A4 - 502     
Saturday, 08/04/2017

Ralf Niebergall

Ralf attends flight shows throughout Europe, often with his son Nico in synchronous flights.
Organizer: BAHCO - SNA Europe (Deutschland) Ein Geschäftsbereich der SNA Germany GmbH
the whole day
Hall A4 - 502     

Subject to change.

Date: 30/03/2017

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