FIDAE STARTS THE REGISTRATION PROCESS FOR MEDIA AND SPOTTERS

The registration process of the International Air and Space Fair FIDAE 2022 has already begun for media and spotters interested in covering this coming 22nd version of the foremost recognized Aerospace, Defense and Security Show in Latin America.

For badges, you must enter FIDAE’s website www.fidae.cl, switch to English, and click on the News menu to submit your application. If it meets our requirements, it will be processed by FIDAE’s Press Management.

It should be noted that each attending professional should bring their printed registration, to be presented at the entrance gate, along with their Chilean pass for vaccinated and identification.

We remind all national and foreign media and spotters of the Air Force’s unwavering commitment to organize a trade show according to the highest standards.

We look forward to see you at FIDAE 2022!

MORE THAN 300 M2 IN THE CHILE PAVILION

The Aerospace, Defense and Security Exhibition with the longest history and recognition in Latin America, FIDAE 2022 will have thematic Pavilions, among which the Chile Pavilion stands out, which will be configured in Hall E and will have more than 300 m2.

This place will be where Chilean companies, PYMES (small and medium-sized companies, in Spanish) and national entrepreneurs will have the opportunity to exhibit their products and services before the most important representatives of the industry from all over the world.

Thus, the International Air and Space Fair supports the growth and development of the national industry in the face of the main decision makers who seek new business opportunities in Chile in the Region.

42 YEARS MAKES FIDAE THE EXHIBITION WITH THE LONGEST TRAJECTORY IN LATIN AMERICA

On last Tuesday, February 8, the International Air and Space Fair, FIDAE, celebrated its 42nd anniversary, making it the Aerospace, Defense and Security Exhibition with the longest history and recognition in Latin America, as well as being the first to be organized by an Air Force.

Although the first edition of FIDAE was held in 1980 at the El Bosque Air Base, under the name of International Air Fair, FIDA, to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the Chilean Air Force (FACh), its success was such that it was decided to celebrate it every two years.

Thus, in 1990, when it was 10 years old in its sixth edition, the space category was incorporated, renamed the International Air and Space Fair, FIDAE, a name that it carries to this day.

Already fully consolidated, and due to its great growth and worldwide interest, FIDAE changes its location to the Los Cerrillos Airport slab, where it housed thousands of exhibitors and visitors until its thirteenth edition in 2004.

In 2006, and with the current Commander in Chief of the Chilean Air Force, General Arturo Merino, as CEO, FIDAE is carried out in the 2nd Air Brigade, in Pudahuel, a place where FIDAE carries to this day and which is specially designed to carry out an aerospace, defense and security event of this magnitude.

For over 40 years of existence, organized by the Air Force and with the support of the Government of Chile, the International Air and Space Fair is already fully consolidated in the world circuit of fairs, in addition to being recognized as the most important of Latin America by its peers, which shows why FIDAE is the main business platform and gateway to the market in the Region.

The Chilean Air Force, through FIDAE, fully contributes to national development, to creating greater aerospace awareness and allows for greater closeness with the national society.

FIDAE SPACE SUMMIT 2022 WILL MAKE THE SPACE THE PROTAGONIST

One of the main features of the International Air and Space Fair, FIDAE, is to be an integral exhibition, where along with indoor, outdoor and air exhibitions, the event is complemented by several conferences, where the one related to the Technology category Space will be highly relevant, because during the execution of the twenty-second edition of FIDAE, the II version of FIDAE Space Summit 2022 will be held.

The Space Summit will last three days (between April 6 and 8, 2022), and will be the meeting point for the organizations involved in the National Satellite System (SNSat), where the Chilean Air Force plays a fundamental role in its implementation.

In addition, different topics will be addressed, such as Space Operations; the Geoinformation Seminar will be held; in addition to matters related to: Satellite Communications, Space and Legal Policy, Astronomy and Space, Health and Space, Launchers and Rockets; The Space Educational Program and Space Technology Development will also be discussed.

The foregoing is complemented by program launches, announcements of the start of services, agreements and collaboration agreements between the Chilean Air Force, Ministries, the academic field and related organizations.

THEMATIC STANDS WILL BE RELEVANT OF THE INDOOR EXHIBITION AT FIDAE 2022

Less than three months before the opening of the Aerospace, Defense and Security Exhibition with the longest history and recognition in Latin America, FIDAE is arranging the last details to receive its exhibitors, delegations, visitors, and general public.

In this twentieth second edition, the International Air and Space Fair will have thematic stands. As has been the trend in previous years, the Space Pavilion and the Chile Pavilion will house the stands of their respective areas. In the case of the former, it is designed so that companies and government organizations can exhibit and promote their areas of action; while the second offers opportunities to companies, entrepreneurs and small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), allowing them to be a meeting point with the most important representatives from all over the world.

In addition, there are also the RPAS (drones) stands, designed to promote the evolution of this market, which is constantly developing and booming. For the first time in its more than 40 years of existence, FIDAE 2022, as the comprehensive exhibition that it is and meeting the needs of the increasingly demanding market, Cybersecurity will be present through stands specially designed for companies related to this area.

Thus, FIDAE 2022 is preparing to deliver a first-level fair, adopting all the corresponding sanitary measures for this.

FIDAE 2022 MEETS WITH AIR, MILITARY, NAVAL AND DEFENSE ATTACHES IN CHILE

On Tuesday, December 28, at the Quinchamalí Country Club, the International Air and Space Fair, FIDAE, met with Air, Military, Naval and Defense Attachés accredited in Chile, to publicize detailed aspects of the twentieth second edition of the most recognized Aerospace, Defense and Security exhibition in Latin America, which will take place in our country from April 05th to 10th, 2022, on the north side of the Arturo Merino Benítez Airport, in Santiago de Chile.

The Director of International Relations of the Chilean Air Force, Colonel Renato Erbetta, was in charge of welcoming the attendees and expressing the importance of the materialization of said meeting. Meanwhile, the Executive Director of FIDAE 2022, Colonel Francisco Ramírez, made the introduction emphasizing the outstanding role played by the Attachés for the preparation, execution and success of the sample; While the Fair’s Public Relations Manager, Coronel Rodrigo Villalobos, spoke to the representatives of the Armed Forces of Argentina, Canada, Colombia, Ecuador, United States, Spain, India, Israel, Japan, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Turkey, Russia and Uruguay.

On the occasion, Colonel Villalobos highlighted the great commitment of the International Air and Space Fair with all those who participate in the event, which is amply demonstrated in the personalized and close attention to the delegations, exhibitors and visitors of the sample. Likewise, he announced the different services offered by the exhibition to Official Delegations, among which is the Agenda, which allows delegates to meet with exhibitors, making this instance one of the main objectives of the FIDAE Commercial Exhibition.

In addition, he mentioned the conferences that will be held, such as the FIDAE 2022 Space Summit, which will take place over three days within the framework of the Fair, and which will bring together speakers and guests from the space, satellite, remote sensing and aerospace medicine.

The activity ended with the delivery to each of the representatives of the aforementioned countries, digital and graphic material, which details part of the planning of the Aerospace, Defense and Security exhibition with the longest trajectory and recognition in Latin America.

FIDAE CEO PRESENTS AT THE IV CHILE – SPAIN AEROSPACE FORUM

The event will have the Sub-director of Space Affairs (FACH), Colonel Luis Felipe Sáez as the national representative, who will make a presentation on Chile’s new National During this activity, relevant industry experts from both countries will analyze the current aeronautical situation, in addition to the future of training, and the investment and cooperation opportunities between Chile and Spain.

Colonel Ramirez will oversee the closing of this important forum, talking about the new edition of FIDAE, which will be held from April 5th to 10th, 2022, In Santiago, Chile, and highlighting the opportunities that the most relevant and oldest exhibition in Latin America will provide to the industry and the regional marketing.

“To be part of forums, seminars, and conferences related to the fields that exhibit in the Fair represent for the International Air and Space Fair a great opportunity to help, contributing with our small part, in the reactivation of the industry. In addition, the relation between both countries continues to consolidate and become stronger, so FIDAE is also a collaborator in the IV Chile – Spain Aerospace Forum ‘New challenges of the Aeronautical Sector’, for which we are comforted and grateful for this opportunity” said the FIDAE CEO.

FIDAE 2022: COLLABORATOR OF “DIÁLOGOS CHILE – ESPAÑA: LA ECONOMÍA DEL ESPACIO” SEMINAR

The event will have the Sub-director of Space Affairs (FACH), Colonel Luis Felipe Sáez as the national representative, who will make a presentation on Chile’s new National Satellite System (SNSat) to be implemented in our country.

F“FIDAE participating as a collaborator in this kind of events is a huge opportunity to remember that FIDAE is not just a defense exhibition, but it also incorporates other fields such as Space Technology, where specialized conferences are held as well”, said FIDAE 2022 CEO, Colonel Francisco Ramírez.

He added, “For the twentieth-second edition, one of the conferences that will be key without a doubt, is the FIDAE 2022 Space Summit, which will become the meeting point for the organizations involved in SNSat and also contemplates the discussion and analysis of different stages that are planned for the coming years with the incorporation of new satellites, among other topics of interest”.

The International Air and Space Fair will be held from April 5th to 10th, 2022 in the north side of the Arturo Merino Benítez Airport, in Santiago, Chile

INVEST CHILE, NEW SPONSOR OF FIDAE 2022

For the past 40 years, FIDAE has become the oldest and foremost exhibition in Latin America, standing out for being organized by the Chilean Air Force, and supported by the Chilean Government. During its execution, Ministers, Commanders in Chief of the Air Force, Navy, Army, and Police from Latin America and the rest of the world, in addition to high authorities such as Joint Chiefs, Spaces Agencies, and Defense and Science Ministers.

FIDAE 2022 represents “unlimited opportunities” for our exhibitors, offering them the possibility of participating in new programs, opening new business lines in the Latin American market, and establishing new alliances with companies and government organizations from the region.

FIDAE Will take place from April 5th to 10th, 2022, at the northern side of the Arturo Merino Benítez International Airport, in Santiago, Chile.

FIDAE 2022 MEETS WITH THE MILITARY ATTACHÉS IN CHILE

Led by the Chilean Air Force’s International Relation Director, Colonel Alejandro Besoaín, this meeting allowed the FIDAE 2022 CEO, Colonel Francisco Ramírez, to not only introduce the twentieth-second edition of this exhibition to the Attachés, but also coordinate the presence of their origin countries represented by official delegations, and air and static demonstrations in the oldest and foremost aerospace, defense, and security exhibition in Latin America.

Attendees to this meeting include the Military Attaches from countries such as Argentina, Brazil, Colombia Ecuador, the U.S., Guatemala, Paraguay, Peru, and Uruguay, and representatives of the FIDAE Organizing Committee.

The International Air and Space Fair will take place from April 5th to 10th, 2022 at the northern side of the Arturo Merino Benítez International Airport in Santiago, Chile.