Singapore Airshow 2022, Asia’s most influential airshow will be held from 15 to 18 February 2022 at Changi Exhibition Centre. Highlights for this year will include a total of eight flying displays and flypasts from four air forces and two commercial companies. The eighth edition will see more than 13,000 trade attendees and almost 600 participating companies from more than 39 countries/regions; representing more than 70% of the top 20 global aerospace companies.
Coming to Singapore Airshow and flying for the first time is the Indian Air Force’s Light Combat Aircraft (LCA), called Tejas. The single jet performance will bring impressive stunts and manoeuvres to Singapore’s skies. Indonesia’s Jupiter Aerobatic Team also known as “The Jupiters” previously seen at 2018’s edition, will thrill the audiences with their six-plane formations and precision flying.
Look out for the Republic of Singapore Air Force’s two performances featuring an F-16C fighter jet displaying solo aerobatics, and a pair of AH-64D Apache attack helicopters. The United States Marine Corps’ F-35B Lightning II – the world’s first short-takeoff, vertical landing stealth fighter will make its appearance once again, as well as the United States Air Force’s B-52 Stratofortress in a fly-by.
There’s more, Commercial plane watchers can also expect to see demo fly overs by Airbus’ A350-1000 and Boeing’s wide-bodied B777-9.
Members of the public will be able to catch these spectacular display performances via a livestream in the comfort and safety of their homes. The flying displays will be held once a day at 12:30pm on 15 February, and 11:30am on 16, 17 and 18 February. The livestream for public viewing can be accessed at go.gov.sg/sa22live or Singapore Airshow’s Official Facebook page for all performances.
“We are excited to present the much-anticipated flying displays at this year’s Singapore Airshow, a key highlight that brings the global aerospace and aviation industry together for this biennial event. These stellar performances by our partners and exhibitors are testament to the recovery of the aerospace and aviation industry and we hope they will uplift spirits.” shared by Mr Leck Chet Lam, Managing Director, Experia, organiser of the Singapore Airshow.
Extending the Singapore Airshow Experience
To create a memorable experience for all attendees, Singapore Airshow 2022 has partnered with Klook, a world leading travel activities and services booking platform, to provide exclusive deals in dining, leisure, cultural activities. AeroPerks, Singapore Airshow’s proprietary privilege programme, has been extended beyond Singapore Airshow attendees to include associates in Singapore’s aerospace sector. More information can be found at https://www.singaporeairshow.com/aeroperks.
While there are no public days, Singapore Airshow 2022 continues to engage with its fans through AeroQuiz – a trivia quiz opened to all Singapore residents.
Mr Leck shared, “It is our honour to once again welcome Singapore Airshow attendees from across the globe. We wish everyone a safe and rewarding time with renewed hope for the future of aviation.”
In addition, ST Engineering, the largest exhibitor demonstrates continuous innovation at Singapore Airshow 2022. Key highlights include showcasing close to 100 of its innovations organised around the Aviation, Defence and Smart City clusters; featured exhibits focus on digital technologies and include new and proven solutions, as well as solutions that have been enhanced or ready for commercialisation and featuring such solutions include the latest applications of its unmanned aerial system, DroNet, in real-life missions at Singapore’s reservoirs and Southern Islands; the new hybrid Terrex 8×8 Infantry Fighting Vehicle, and the all-new AGIL Smart City Operating System centralises performance data into a single platform to provide analytics-driven insights that power future Smart Cities.
ST Engineering Pavilion is at booth G01. More information on the Group’s showcase can be found at www.stengg.com/sgairshow2022.
Singapore Airshow 2022
Show Dates: 15 to 18 February 2022 (Tuesday to Friday)
Opening Hours 15 February (Tuesday): 9.30am – 12.00pm (for exhibitors and invited guests only)
15 February (Tuesday): 12.00pm – 5.00pm
16 – 18 February (Wednesday to Friday): 9.30am – 5.00pm
Venue: Changi Exhibition Centre, 9 Aviation Park Road, Singapore 498760
For more information on Singapore Airshow, please visit www.singaporeairshow.com.
Featured image credit to Singapore Airshow 2022