April 01st  - April 04th, 2019,  Wednesday through Friday 9.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m., Saturday 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.

AERO Friedrichshafen is Europe's largest and most important trade show for General Aviation. Launched in 1977, the trade show has taken place in Friedrichshafen on the shores of Lake Constance since then.
Every year, more than 600 exhibitors from 30 countries occupy more than 80,000 m² of exhibition space to present their latest products and services including numerous premieres. AERO showcases the full spectrum of General Aviation. More than 200 aircraft will be presented along with engines, propellers, avionics equipment, pilot supplies and accessories, as well as maintenance and numerous other services.

You will find the index of products on our website four weeks before the start of the trade fair.

Basically, visitors to AERO are people who are involved in one way or another in General Aviation. Most of them are active pilots, aircraft operators or members of a flying club who want to get informed about the latest industry trends. AERO is also a show for visitors from support sectors such as avionics, maintenance and related services. The trade show is an established presentation platform for manufacturers and suppliers. All those looking for a career in the General Aviation sector will be provided with valuable information at AERO Friedrichshafen. Last but not least, AERO is also a place to be for our young visitors and future pilots. The Aeromodelling section at AERO Friedrichshafen is a first information platform for the next generation of pilots.

With more than 200 aircraft on display, AERO showcases the entire spectrum of the latest gliders, ultralights, planes, helicopters, gyrocopters, turboprops and business jets. Visitors to the show can experience the fascinating world of aviation up close.

A list of registered aircraft is available four weeks before the trade fair.

Click here to check out the list of exhibitors at AERO Friedrichshafen

Under the umbrella of the AERO Conferences, more than 100 conferences, lectures and workshops will be held.

Click here for the daily program of conferences which will be updated continuously.

Yes, there are basically two destination options:
Friedrichshafen Airport (EDNY): All aircraft flying to EDNY (prior permission required) will need a landing slot.
Markdorf Gliderport is open to ultralights only. No prior permission required.

For detailed information, please click here.

Yes. iOS and Android Apps will be available for download in the respective stores approximately two weeks before AERO opens its doors.

More detailed information on hotel accommodation is available here.

For "Restaurants and Nightlife", please click here.

Yes. The trade show is also open to the public on all the exhibition days.

Yes. The next generation of pilots is very welcome. Children under the age of 16 are admitted free.

Click here for ticket options and prices.

Yes, you can. In order to avoid long waiting times at the pay desk, we recommend using our Online Shop. Please click here to purchase your tickets online.


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