AERO FriedrichshafenHOMEBASE OF EUROPE’S GENERAL AVIATIONDiscover what direction developments in the General Aviation industry are going at the AERO Friedrichshafen. With more than 600 exhibitors from 35 countries, 33,000 visitors and 600 journalists from all over the world, the AERO Friedrichshafen is the international community’s annual meeting place. At Lake Constance, numerous companies will be displaying their latest products and innovations, covering the whole industry from ultralights and gliders to business jets, helicopters and electric aircraft as well as avionics and maintenance.The world‘s leading trade show for general aviation celebrates its 30th anniversary this year. AERO Friedrichshafen first began with some exhibitors from the aviation sector who presented gliders and and motor gliders as part of the motorsports exhibition. Numerous exhibitors kept faith to AERO right from the start, many joined the venue in the course of time and all of them contributed significantly to the AERO Friedrichshafen success. The success of AERO has depended not only on Friedrichshafen's reputation as a cradle of aviation, which was initiated by Ferdinand Count Zeppelin in the year 1900, but also on a fast-growing ultralight aircraft sector. The Business Aviation segment was launched at AERO 1995 and strong expansion especially in the fields of avionics, aircraft maintenance and services was implemented in recent years. In 2002, Messe Friedrichshafen moved to its new facilities, right next to the airport, giving a strong boost to AERO's continued growth and development into the world's leading trade show regarding innovations for general aviationAERO CONFERENCESInternational – Informative – InnovativeIn the frame of AERO CONFERENCES aviation specialists and connoisseurs of the industry will present and discuss current topics and latest developments available for everyone.AVIONICS AVENUEThe Avionics Avenue informs about flight control and management systems, communications systems, navigation devices, displays, weather radar, and air and ground radar systems of different manufacturers at first glance.Possibilities to experience the avionic equipment by yourself will be given in the Headset Test Area or learn about new developments in product presentations and workshops.ENGINE AREA 2022Engines and propulsion systems were in the focus of the Engine Area again at the AERO Friedrichshafen 2022. Whether it be radial engines, hybrid propulsion systems or electric motors, this special exhibition gave its visitors a comprehensive overview of the products available on the market.Moreover, additional topics such as maintenance and engine management were part of the Engine Area 2019.E-FLIGHT-EXPOThe e-flight expo organised in co-operation with Flying Pages GmbH has been, once again, a major section at AERO Friedrichshafen 2022.In addition to the e-flight expo special exhibition, there were dedicated e-flight lectures at AERO. As part of the AERO Conferences, high-calibre speakers talked about the history and development of electric flight.AEROKUNST"AEROkunst”, an exhibition of works from various artists and presented by the German “fliegermagazin”, was returning for the third time to AERO this year. A diverse range of artwork including photography, painting, furniture, graphic painting and sculpture were on display. As in 2018, a piece of art from one of the participating artists was raffled off each day, shortly before the trade show closes its doors. Of course, all of the displayed artwork was also available for sale. Join the artists for a cup of coffee in the lounge. They all look forward to seeing you!"