News Archive
News Archive

News Archive

September 21, 2016

Im Gespräch: TQ-Systems GmbH, Herr Christoph Schlude, Leiter Kundencenter Aviation


Die Airtec bietet unserem Unternehmen eine gute Gelegenheit unsere Kompetenzen im Bereich Luftfahrt gezielt darzustellen. More

September 20, 2016

Message of Greeting from Ilse Aigner, Bavarian State Minister of Economic Affairs and Media, Energy and Technology on the occasion of AIRTEC 2016


Ladies and Gentlemen — the aerospace industry is steering along a consistent growth course with superb business prospects. Driven by this momentum the sector requires creative entrepreneurs, innovative technologies and new business and cooperation models. For the official opening of the international AIRTEC trade fair on 25 October I am therefore delighted to underscore the importance of this event for the aviation and aerospace sector. AIRTEC strengthens the high-tech region of Munich as one of Europe’s outstanding aerospace locations and a meeting place for international representatives of the industry. More

September 19, 2016

B2B-Meeting Platform now open for visitors from procurement and R&T for registration


It’s time again: The B2B-meeting platform is now open for visitors from procurement and R&T to register. Buyers, supply chain managers, sourcing managers and technology experts can now register free-of-charge and start pre-arranging their meetings, making their visit at AIRTEC 2016 as efficiently and successful as possible. Free-of-charge registration for buyers and technology experts under . Visitors who want to re-use their last year’s visitor login data are kindly asked to send an email to More

September 7, 2016

2016 editions‘ exhibitors of AIRTEC and Euromold expecting a huge step into the future


About a dozen exhibitors of AIRTEC 2016 and of Euromold 2016 last week shared their views on the combined event from October 25th to October 27th on the fairground in Munich with interested exhibitors, visitors, journalists and politicians. In a overcrowded auditorium at the fairground all of them agreed in some important facts. More

September 7, 2016

Indonesia is AIRTEC 2016’s Official Guest Country of Honour


We hereby warmly welcome Indonesia as AIRTEC 2016’s official guest country of honour. As Indonesia is one of the world’s largest archipelagic countries aviation is an important way to connect the country’s people. Therefore, the central government of Indonesia has stated the aerospace industry as one of the priority industries to be developed. As a consequence currently there are some aspiring aircraft projects driven forward in Indonesia. More

August 31, 2016

5 Questions to … Glenn Richardson, Managing Director for Advanced Manufacturing and Aerospace at JobsOhio, USA


The state of Ohio is the #1 supplier state to Airbus and Boeing. This requires a well-developed supply chain from material producers (titanium, aluminum, plastics, composites) to lower tier part manufacturers (over 500 in the State) to component and system manufacturers (expertise in hydraulics, fuel management, landing systems, lighting, wheels & brakes) to OEMs (Engines). More

August 22, 2016

Hot topics at AIRTEC 2016: 3D printing


It’s getting more and more clear that 3D printing / Additive Manufacturing opens up numerous new opportunities for the aerospace industry. No other branch of industry seems to benefit this much of these new technologies. At AIRTEC the field of 3D printing grows year by year. There are many renowned exhibitors and we have set-up a complete session throught the whole conference dedicated to 3D printing. Find all details after the jump. More

August 8, 2016

Preview event of AIRTEC 2016 on Wednesday, August 31, 2016 in Munich, Germany


With high-level contributions from Airbus Space & Defence, Premium Aerotec, EOS and further significant speakers. Invitation to preview event of AIRTEC 2016 and Euromold 2016 combined with international press conference, Wednesday, August 31, 2016, 14.30 h to 18.30 h, Press Center West, Exhibition Center Munich, Germany. More

July 21, 2016

5 Questions to … Sandvik on AIRTEC 2016


Christofer Hedvall, General Manager of Sandvik Materials Technology Germany. For more than 150 years Sandvik has been supplying innovative product solutions and material grades for some of the most critical applications worldwide. Always at the leading edge of material development the company invests more than 300 M Euros per year to research and development and has a portfolio exceeding 900 material grades of the highest quality. More

July 19, 2016

Message of Greeting from Brigitte Zypries MdB


Welcome to Airtec 2016, the specialist suppliers’ trade fair for the aerospace industry in Germany, which is taking place this year in Munich for the second time. With 600 exhibitors from 30 nations, the familiar system of targeted B2B meetings and a wide-ranging conference programme, Airtec is again offering its visitors and exhibitors a great opportunity for international networking this year. More

June 12, 2016

Dear Exhibitor, dear Members of the Aerospace Community


With the move from Frankfurt to Munich the AIRTEC International Aerospace Supply Fair has successfully shown its great potential as one of the leading supplier fairs in Europe giving our companies the opportunity for new international business contacts. More

May 27, 2016

Congress Program 2016 now online


As every year AIRTEC’s International Congress from October 25 to 27 is aimed to give you latest information on technological trends and on ways to optimize the aerospace supply chain. The congress program’s first draft is online for you now. You can download the current version after the jump. As we will continuously improve it please make sure to come back and check for updates. More

May 27, 2016

Meet us next week at ILA 2016 in Berlin


From June 1 to 4 we will be exhibiting at ILA Berlin Air Show 2016 at Berlin ExpoCenter Airport. There, we will answer all your questions and give you detailled information about AIRTEC 2016 in person. You will find us at Bayern-Niedersachsen-Chalet. If you want to make an appointment please do not hesitate to contact us by e-mail – you’ll find the email address after the jump. We are looking forward to meeting you in Berlin! More

April 7, 2016

Following our tradition: Composite Summit’s participants already confirmed


Modern ecological lightweight construction nowadays is a key success factor for the aerospace industry. Following this paradigm one of AIRTEC International Congress‘ traditions is the annual session „R&D summit on Composites“. Every year high-ranking technical experts and senior buyers report and discuss about chances, challenges and successes based on composites as a construction material in aerospace. For this year’s summit the panel is almost completely set. Please find the participants and more information after the jump. More

March 22, 2016

Supply Chain Management 4.0: How to survive as the fittest?


The global fleet of commercial aircrafts will grow by 10.000 until 2026. At the same time a hard competition takes place. The next generation of Supply Chain Management („SCM 4.0“) may for many companies be the solution to survive or even to strengthen their competitive position. At March 16 event in Munich, Prof. Tobias Engel, University of Applied Sciences Neu-Ulm (Germany), gave an impressive outlook on how companies have to act in the future to reach this goal. more

March 22, 2016

Thank you for your overwhelming interest in our March 16 event!


Last week many of you found your way to our March 16 info event at the fair ground in Munich. Your feedback and the amount of your participation were just amazing. Many thanks! A number of high profile lectures by exhibitors, technical experts and senior procurement managers made the day very entertaining. Please find some impressions after the jump. more

March 18, 2016

Our exhibitors‘ experiences: »attracting a large number of senior buyers and technical specialists (…) people that you can’t always gain access to at other events«


To share our customers’ thoughts with you, we asked a number of experienced exhibitors, leading experts from the industry and high-ranking representatives of science and technology to answer some questions on their experience with AIRTEC. From now on we will publish their answers in our website’s new section »Inside AIRTEC« – a magazine with many insights into this unique event. From time to time a printed version of »Inside AIRTEC« will be available. The first episode contains an interview with Wade Burchell, Aerospace Product Manager at Fine Tubes and Superior Tubes (United Kingdom). Enjoy reading! more

March 18, 2016

Now available: Online Registration 2016 – new features and more comfortable


As more and more visitors, congress attendees and exhibitors enter AIRTEC year by year, our target is to arrange the booking and entry procedure as fast and comfortable for you as possible. Last year, for the first time no physical ticket was needed to enter AIRTEC. Based on your feedback, a new feature this year is you to receive your name badge well in advance by email. In addition, every single person entering AIRTEC 2016 – including all visitors, exhibitors, B2B and congress attendees – will receive a name badge. more

March 17, 2016

Keynote »Lufthansa Aerial Services: Commercial UAV Operations« by Christian Hartmann


Another highlight in AIRTEC 2016’s congress program will be Christian Hartmann’s keynote. Hartmann, Program Director Lufthansa Aerial Services, Lufthansa Group, as quoted earlier this year on Lufthansa’s co-operation with DJI: »The market potential of commercial drone applications is growing inexorably thanks to the continuously improving regulatory situation and speed of technological progress in the market and innovation that DJI as the global leader has initiated. This includes a variety of commercial applications such as for infrastructure inspection, measuring and monitoring purposes.« (Image: Lufthansa)

February 29, 2016

Info event on March 16th: exchange with supply chain and technical experts


We warmly invite you to attend our official information event on March 16th 2016 at the Exhibition Center in Munich. High-ranking supply chain experts,technical managers and Bavarian officials will share their thoughts on AIRTEC 2016’s latest progressions. Most of them are AIRTEC participants for many years. A typical Bavarian snack will be served to make sure you to have the opportunity for an informal exchange within a relaxed atmosphere. Full program and online registration can be found after the jump. more

February 29, 2016

Helicopters: supply chain & industrial innovation


Since many years helicopters are one of AIRTEC’s focus topics. We are very pleased to have some high class lectures already confirmed for AIRTEC 2016: Martin Schuebel, Airbus Helicopters Executive Vice President, Strategic Procurement, will be one of the highlights of the Global Aerospace Supply Chain Summit on October 25th 2016. Within the HELI symposium a keynote will be held by Dr Rainhill Freitas, Head of Industrial Innovation at Airbus Helicopters. Mr Freitas‘ scope is on the future of the industrial system, technology implementation and on the industry innovation roadmap. more

February 19, 2016

Sponsoring will improve your visibility


The reason to participate in a trade show is most often to be visible to customers – existing as well as potential new onces – and to be noticed as an important part of the business. Sponsoring can improve your visibility dramatically – at a very valuable cost. Imagine to see your company’s logo in the back of all about 40 lecturers in a congress room over three days. Recognized by an audience that continously has a look at it. Or to see your logo an thousands of lanyards used by all attendees of AIRTEC – within the exhibition, within the congress and in all B2B meetings. You are invited to fill out the online form – we will then find a tailored kind of sponsoring fitting 100% of your needs. more

February 19, 2016

Update: the congress is taking shape more and more


The 2016 edition of AIRTEC’s International congress is currently getting new highlights every day: so we are very happy to announce the following confirmed keynotes today: Jose Enrique Roman, Managing Director at Boeing Research and Technology Europe (Aeronautics Symposium), Dr. Karl Echtermeyer, Director Fleet Projects at Lufthansa (Operation Symposium) and Prof. David Bird, Emeritus Professor of Wildlife Biology at McGill University in Montréal/Canada and among the first biologists in North America to integrate UAVs into wildlife research and management (UAV Symposium). more

February 19, 2016

Thailand and South Korea present at AIRTEC’s exhibition


Since AIRTEC was started, it’s getting more and more international every year. At the upcoming AIRTEC, Thailand has a presence at the exhibtion for the very first time. A hearty welcome to you! And we also warmly welcome the 2016 joined stand of KOTRA, Korea’s global business platform. Within the last years ee recognized a strong growth of the number of far eastern exhibitors. We are pleased this trend to be continued in 2016. more

February 5, 2016

Electrical aircraft propulsion & sustainability


Every year AIRTEC focuses on hot topics and latest trends. For 2016 one such topic is electrical aircraft propulsion and sustainability. The keynote on electrical aircraft propulsion will be held by Prof. Josef Kallo, Coordinator Electric Flight at German Aerospace Center DLR. Dr Giuseppe Pagnano (European Commission, Coordinating Project Officer at Clean Sky Joint Undertaking) will present the topic’s second keynote „Sustainable development in Aeronautics – role and perspectives of the Clean Sky initiative“. More details after the jump. more

February 5, 2016

AIRTEC’s exhibition growing significantly in 2016


Today, we can proudly report that AIRTEC 2016 undergoes the fastest booth spaces re-booking period in its history. Besides many exhibitors from former years a large number of new companies have alreay signed-on for a booth. Just to mention some of them: SLM Solutions Group AG (DE), Denison Industries (US), Quadrant EPP (DE), ALTHOM GmbH (DE), Boysen GmbH & Co. KG (DE), Chiron-Werke GmbH & Co. KG (DE), DMG Mori AG (DE), FIT Fruth Innovative Technologien AG (DE), Georg Martin GmbH (DE), LATelec (DE), MBFZ toolcraft GmbH. Please find all information on AIRTEC’s exhibition and all offers on booth spaces after the jump. more

January 28, 2016

New partnership:


3D Printing/Additive Manufacturing (3DP/AM) got more and more strategic for the aerospace industry over the past few years. The impact of this became clear at last, when Airbus announced to reduce every A350-900’s weight by 1 ton from 2018 – using 3DP/AM. To establish 3D printing as an integral part of AIRTEC we are pleased to announce a new partnership with – the leading online magazine on 3DP/AM technologies for the German speaking community. In addition, they recently launched the platform in English. more

January 28, 2016

New Year’s Reception AIRTEC 2016 a success:
AIRTEC – a Jewel and High-tech event that fits to Munich


All speakers at AIRTEC 2016’s New Year’s Reception in Munich repeatedly pointed out that the relocation to Munich was successful, AIRTEC fits perfectly to the high-tech state Bavaria, and that the concept of AIRTEC, based on three pillars, exhibition, b2b meetings, congress, is smart. AIRTEC is an important event for Germany, Europe and world-wide and a must attend for companies involved in the aerospace supply chain, so the unanimous opinion at the New Year’s Reception. more

January 27, 2016

Highlight: Keynote »Engineering & manufacturing
at Airbus in 2040«


We are very pleased to announce a highlight of 11th AIRTEC 2016’s International Congress today: Andy Anderson, Deputy CTO & Head of R&T Programmes at Airbus, with his keynote »Engineering and manufacturing in 2040 at Airbus Group – supplier innovations are essential«. This keynote will be part of the congress‘ R&D summit »Future of Aviation«. All further information on AIRTEC’s congress after the jump. more

January 27, 2016

Apply now for holding a lecture at AIRTEC’s congress


AIRTEC’s International Congress aims to be one of the most comprehensive and most valuable aerospace events in Europe. Its clear focus is to offer latest technological trends and high level expert knowledge to attendees from industry. If you want to hold a lecture do not hesitate to apply now. Your application will be reviewed by the international scientific committee. All further information after the jump. more

December 15, 2015

Invitation: New Year’s reception AIRTEC 2016


Be our guest: on January 20, 2016 (11:00 am to 3:00 pm) on the exhibition ground in Munich. Nothing’s better than to talk in person. A good reason to invite you to AIRTEC’s New Year’s reception AIRTEC 2016 on the exhibition ground. If you think about exhibiting at AIRTEC 2016 that’s the best way to find out everything about it. Talk to last year’s exhibtors, to B2B participants and understand the magic behind AIRTEC and – most important – have a look at the fair ground and its facilities. Please sign in for the event free of charge after the jump. more

December 14, 2015

A success story to be continued: Pavilion „bavAIRia e.V. 2016“


Based on this, together with bavAIRia e.V., we started to plan next year’s bavarian pavilion. If you are fast and book your participation before December 22nd we offer you a special christmas discount of 7.5%. You will find all detailed information on this after the jump. more

December 10, 2015

Keynote by Hansjörg Dittus – Member of the Executive Board at DLR


It’s a great honor for us that Professor Hansjörg Dittus, Member of the Executive Board at Geman Aerospace Center DLR, has confirmed his participation as keynote speaker in AIRTEC 2016. At DLR Professor Dittus is responsible for Space Research and Technology. His keynote will be on October 25th 2016. more

December 10, 2015

Venue Munich – even better in 2016


Everyone agreed: it was the right choice to move AIRTEC to Munich. Now, in the heart of one of the world’s most important aerospace regions – in Bavaria’s capital with its beauty and hospitality. The exhibition ground with its ultra-modern and column-free exhibition halls on ground level impressed all participants and exhibitors of AIRTEC 2015. In 2016 conditions will even be better: AIRTEC will be held in halls A1 and A2 – only some footsteps away from the subway station at the fair ground’s West Entrance. So, no bus shuttle will be needed.

December 10, 2015

11th AIRTEC’s International Congress – more focussed in 2016


AIRTEC‘s International Congress has become a powerful event in recent years. In 2015 you told us to further sharpen it – to focus on a smaller amount of high class lectures. Preparations have just started. Are you interested in presenting a lecture? Please find the Call for Abstracts and all further information here. more

November 18, 2015

Press Release: After Show Report


Aerospace trade show AIRTEC has made its premiere at the Exhibition Center in Munich with great success. Visitors, exhibitors and participants are reporting enthusiastically. For the first time fully booked AIRTEC has arrived at its destination in the industry. (…) Overall, 6,745 aerospace experts from 46 nations met in Munich. 536 companies participated in the 12.823 B2B meetings and the international congress attracted 764 participants to the Exhibition Center in Riem. The total number of exhibitors was 400 from 27 countries. more

10. November 2015

Exhibition 2016: save 10% as an early bird!


Book your stand space for AIRTEC 2016 until December 31st 2015 and benefit from early bird rates. AIRTEC is the trade exhibition with the latest aerospace technologies from around the world, the extensive set of B2B-meetings and the high-profile international congress. It has proven to be one of the best platforms to connect technology and business and thereby it is the most effective way for the entire aerospace supply chain to create new opportunities.

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5. November 2015

Thank you very much!


Thank you very much for your participation in AIRTEC 2015! Already now, we look forward to welcoming you at AIRTEC 2016, from October 25 – 27, Munich Exhibition Center.

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