At his inaugural opening of the #AAD2018 Expo as the Commander-in-Chief of the South African National Defence Force, President Cyril Ramaphosa said “The African Aerospace and Defence exhibition offer a massive opportunity for all present to identify areas of synergy and convert them into joint ventures,” signaling his support not only for the event as such, but also for an outreach to our neighbours and captains of the industry around the world and for expanding relationships with them
Throwing it back to the #AAD2018 Air show and the remarkable static and aerobatic display of the Hawk 24 Lead-In Fighter Trainer. Appreciated for its surprising agility in roll and turn handling, this advanced trainer with a two-man tandem cockpit took to the skies at #AAD2018 in an awe-inspiring display of aviation excellence!
In a show stopping display of precision and aviation aptitude, meet the brilliant Geoffrey Cooper along with his biggest fans at the #AAD2018 Air Show. The 2018 Africa Aerospace and Defence (AAD) Air Show event saw the most number of Gripen Fighter Aircrafts take to African skies at one given time.
Gearing up to once again to welcome global leaders in aerospace and defence to the City of Tshwane, AAD are enamoured to announce dates for #AAD2020 from the 16th to the 20th of September 2020.
From proudly South African aircraft displays, the most Gripens to take to the skies at 1 given time, the Hercules, Silver Falcons and a SAAF Hawk to name but a few, thank you to all the public visitors that made it out to the #AAD2018 International Air Show. We hope you enjoyed the event as much as we enjoyed hosting you! Until 2020 thank you for celebrating 20 years of AAD with us!
In a showcase of Africa’s premier Air, Sea And Land Technologies #AAD2018 salutes our headline sponsors and their unwavering backing in executing yet another world-class Aerospace and Defence event. With a special mention of the Armaments Corporation of South Africa (Armscor), Milkor, Air Bp as well as the National Defence Industry Council (NDIC) - Thank you for your support!
The Youth Development Programme (YDP) and the AAD would like to send our best wishes at the start of Matric Finals 2018. All the hard work will pay off as you jet into your future filled with success! #AAD2018 #MatricFinals
Following yet another fruitful Aerospace and Defence event, known as one of the top 6 exhibitions worldwide, AAD would like to thank esteemed guests, trade visitors as well as local and international Aerospace and Defence delegations for having attended #AAD2018. Host to a record breaking number of national pavilions and exhibitors from around the globe, the Africa Aerospace and Defence Expo looks forward to welcoming you once again at #AAD2020
Host to some of the most influential names in the Aerospace and Defence sectors, #AAD2018 would like to thank esteemed exhibitors that participated in the 10th edition of the Africa Aerospace and Defence Expo. As a result we hope that you enjoyed every success and have forged long standing partnerships with colleagues, collaborators and affiliates to #AAD2018