French Le Bourget launches annual international aerospace exhibition

French Le Bourget launches annual international aerospace exhibition French President Macron arrived at opening by military transport aircraft Airbus A400M
Military
June 19, 2017 15:11
French Le Bourget launches annual international aerospace exhibition

Baku. 19 June. REPORT.AZ/ The annual international aerospace exhibition was opened in Le Bourget, France, Report informs citing foreign media.

French President Emmanuel Macron arrived at the official opening by military transport aircraft Airbus A400M.

Air parade was held with the participation of the aerobatic team "Patrouille de France" following the meeting.

The exhibition is held for the 52nd time. More than 2 thousand companies from 47 countries take part in it. 27 national pavilions were deployed.

Among the innovations at this year's exhibition: A380plus - aircraft construction concern Airbus has presented an updated version of the world's largest passenger airliner A380.

A380plus will be able to carry 80 passengers more or fly 550 km further than the previous version of the aircraft.

The exhibition will last until June 25.