Ghana is set to host the first ever Africa Air Expo which is scheduled to take place in Accra from 24 to 26 October 2017.
This was disclosed by the Minister for Aviation Hon. Cecilia Abena Dapaah in a press conference.
According to her, it’s the objective of this government to make Ghana an aviation hub within the West African sub-region.
In view of this, it’s important for the aviation industry to organize an event such as the air expo in order to showcase the different opportunities available in the aviation industry in Ghana and Africa.
She further revealed the enormous benefit Ghana stands to gain by hosting the Africa Air Expo.
The Aerospace and Aviation Exhibition for West Africa, will bring together major players in the Aviation industry under one turf.
About 150 companies providing aviation-related services are expected to display latest innovations in the sector.
The companies expected to exhibit various products include government departments, airport companies, airlines, flight school academies, charter solutions cargo handling services, military and defense among others.
The Airshow will be held at the Kotoka International Airport and there will exhibition hall for display of latest technologies in the industry.