The foremost Latin American exhibition headed the cluster that represented the Chilean Air Force.
The International Air & Space Fair, FIDAE 2018, led the presentation that the Chilean Air Force had during the 10th edition of Exponaval, which was inaugurated on November 29 at the Concon Naval Air Base of the Chilean Navy, which was headed by the President of the Republic, Michelle Bachelet and the National Defence Minister, Jose Antonio Gomez.
On the occasion, the Commander in Chief of the Chilean Air Force, General Jorge Robles also visited the exhibition. Additionally, the FIDAE delegation was commanded by its President, Lt. General Alvaro Aguirre and its CEO, Colonel Jaime Reyes, who were also with the Commercial Manager, Lt. Colonel Fernando Nuñez and the Executives Judith Mercado and Luis Jara.
During their participation, the FIDAE authorities held several meetings with different exhibitors, delegations and military and civil authorities, all with the purpose of following expanding the business opportunities of the ones that will be part of the twentieth edition of the foremost business platform of Latin America in the Aerospace, Defence and Security sectors. Some of the meetings were with CPMIEC (China National Precision Machinery Import and Export Corporation), BAE Systems, Israel Aerospace Industries – IAI, ABIMDE, Airbus Defence & Aerospace, Harris Corporation and the meeting with the Deputy Chief of the Commander in Chief of the Russian Navy, Admiral Bursuk V.
It is worth to mention that in the Chilean Air Force presentation had the participation of the following units: Aeronautical Polytechnic Academy (APA), Aerial Photogrammetry Service (SAF), National Aeronautical Company (ENAER) and the Logistics Command with its Suppliers Register Division.