In the capital city of France, International Paris Air Show - the oldest and one of the biggest aviation trade fairs is being held. Polish companies are there with their offer presented at the trade stand prepared by the City of Rzeszów. Also PAIiIZ, headed by deputy president Anna Polak-Kocińska, together with producers of airplanes and aviation components from the Eastern Poland are in Paris.
Held in Le Bourget, Paris Air Show is one of the major trade events dedicated to the presentation of new aircrafts and innovations in aviation in Europe. Over 2,200 exhibitors from all over the world, 7,000 business meetings and 200,000 expected visitors - those are the statistics of this year’s show in Paris.
"Presentation of the Aviation Valley" - the Polish trade stand at Paris Air Show
Poland is represented there by the “Aviation Valley” that is located in the Southern - East of the country. The presentation of the whole variety of the cluster's offer - from aircrafts made in Mielec to highly engineered engine components made by such companies as: WSK Rzeszów, Hispano Suiza or Ultratech - was prepared by Rzeszów, the an informal capital city of the cluster.
Also the delegation of companies from the Eastern Poland Macro - region headed by PAIiIZ deputy president Anna Polak - Kocińska came to the show to see the trends in the aviation industry and getting new business contracts. On 15 June, Mrs Polak-Kocińska with Polish Ambassador and officials of Rzeszów, Podkarpacie region in Poland where the “Aviation Valley” is located in, took part in the opening ceremony of the impressive Polish trade stand that covers 50 m2.
The mission to the Paris Air Show was arranged by PAIiIZ under the Eastern Poland Promotion Programme. (PAIiIZ / the City of Rzeszów)