Exhibitors Signing On for Abace 2012, Reports NBAA
NBAA said that major business aircraft manufacturers have committed to exhibit at the 2012 Asian Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (Abace), which will be held February 28 to March 1 next year in Shanghai. NBAA’s announcement about the exhibitors’ commitments follows an Abace planning meeting held last month in Shanghai between Bolen and high-ranking government and Hongqiao Shanghai Airport officials. NBAA and the Asian Business Aviation Association hosted their first Abace in Shanghai in 2005, with subsequent shows in Hong Kong. However, the show has not been held since the organizers cancelled the 2009 conference on short notice due to “economic turmoil.