On February 13, Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited in Bengaluru to start the 14th edition of Aero India 2023.
Details about PM Modi opens the Aero India 2023 event in Bengaluru
Governor Thaawarchand Gehlot and Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai greeted the Prime Minister, who arrived at the HAL Airport in a special Air Force flight.
Airbus, Boeing, Dassault Aviation, Lockheed Martin, Israel Aerospace Industry, BrahMos Aerospace, Army Aviation, HC Robotics, SAAB, Safran, Rolls Royce, Larsen & Toubro, Bharat Forge Limited, Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL), Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL), Bharat Dynamics Limited (BDL), and BEML Limited are among the major exhibitors at Aero India 2023.
On February 13, Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched a five-day event at the Yelahanka Air Force Station titled “The Runway to a Billion Opportunities” to highlight India’s advancements in aerospace and defence capabilities.
According to an official release, the emphasis of Aero India-2023 this time will be on showcasing indigenous equipment/technologies and building partnerships with foreign industries, in keeping with the ‘Make in India, Make for the World’ goal.
It is expected that 98 countries, 32 Defence Ministers, 29 Air Chiefs, and 73 Chief Executive Officers of worldwide and Indian original equipment manufacturers would attend the largest-ever gathering to date.