When and where does FIDAE 2020 take place?

The International Air and Space Fair, FIDAE, in its 2020 edition, will be held between Tuesday 31 March and Sunday 5 April 2020, on the north side of Santiago International Airport, Comodoro Arturo Merino Benítez.

The fairgrounds are open between Tuesday, 31st and Sunday, April 5th, 2020, 10:00 and 17:00 hrs.

Where can I buy pre-sale tickets?

There are four options to get pre-sales tickets: 

  • The website www.fidae.cl
  • The FIDAE application
  • The Facebook site, clicking on “Purchase”
  • The official ticket company.

People interested in attending different days can purchase of all the tickets they deem necessary

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Can I use my ticket for the entire duration of the Fair?

The ticket can be used only once, according to the exhibition you are planning on visiting (week or weekend). Visitors that would like to attend FIDAE more than once must purchase all necessary tickets.

Can I use the same ticket for the trade show and air show?

No. The exhibition has two different aims and characteristics; in addition, the tickets have different prices. Please, keep in mind that only people over 18 years old are allowed in the commercial exhibition.

What does the ticket grant me?

The ticket grant you access to all the FIDAE exhibitors’ stands, as well as the theme pavilions inside the fair..

Can I buy tickets from abroad?

Yes, you can buy tickets for both exhibitions from the website www.fidae.cl or from our official ticket office.

You must consider:

A. To activate the international purchase system of you credit or debit card based of the payment type selected.

B. To have a working e-mail address to receive your e-ticket.

C. To comply with the age requirement set by the Organization to access both FIDAE events.

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Can people under 18 years of age access the Fair?

The access for the Trade Exhibition (Tuesday, March 31st to Friday, April 3rd) is exclusively for people over 18 years of age. However, for the Air Exhibition (Saturday, April 4th and Sunday 5th), there is no age restriction.

Where can I go with my tickets?

The ticket grants you access to all exhibiting stands, exhibition apron and theme pavilion.

Can I purchase tickets from overseas?

Yes, you may do so. Tickets for the trade (week) and weekend exhibitions can be purchased on the website www.fidae.cl or from the official ticket company.

You should keep in mind:

A. To enable the credit card or debit card international system, according to the selected

payment method.

B. To have a working e-mail to receive your e-ticket.

C. To comply with the Organization’s age requirements for the Trade exhibition.

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Recommendations for FIDAE 2020

How to arrive to FIDAE

Plan your visit to FIDAE using a navigation system (Waze, Google Maps, GPS, etc.).

Protect yourself from the sun

Use sunblock, sun glasses and hats. Make sure minors use proper clothing for an extended sun exposure.

Identify your children

There will be a sector for minors (during Saturday, April 4th and 5th) at the FIDAE entrance, where you will find identification wristbands for children. If they get lost, this wristbands will be helpful to quickly contact an adult in charge, so they can continue enjoying the event.

Official Transportation

Use the transportation means suggested by the Organization. If possible, share your vehicle.


Identify the established emergency exits, evacuation routes and safety zones in the fair venue.


Banners of any size promoting topics such as politics, ideology, philosophy or advertisement that could be used for public demonstrations that may cause alterations in the Fair’s normal operations.

Any object that can be used as a projectile or weapon, either designed as such or that could endanger the public (knives, glass bottles, metal cans, metal bars, rigid poles, sharp objects, among others).

Any chemical substance, or gases designed to neutralize or incapacitate (such as pepper gas or tear gas).

Firecrackers, torches and candles, smoke bombs, flares, rockets and any other pyrotechnic object that may cause an accident to the user or a third party due to light, projection or explosion.

Weapons of any kind.

Alcoholic beverages.

Hand tools.

Any device designed to emit loud sounds (megaphones, whistles, rattles, sirens, etc.).

Animals (except for guide dogs for people with visual impairments or with disabilities).

Privately-owned drones and any other remotely-controlled devise.

Weapon replicas (compressed air guns, blank pistols, toy guns or weapons).