Show Review - that was inter airport Europe 2017!

Show Review - that was inter airport Europe 2017!

inter airport Europe 2017 with record visitor number

The 21st edition of the International Exhibition for Airport Equipment, Technology, Design & Services ended with very positive results. During the four show days, a total of 13,854 trade visitors from 110 countries came to Munich to discover the latest trends in the airport industry and source innovative equipment and systems. This represents a 9% increase in visitor numbers compared to the previous show in 2015. With 654 exhibitors from 43 countries on a total of 31,800 square metres net exhibition space, inter airport Europe 2017 was the biggest ever, increasing the floor space by 7%.

inter airport Europe 2017 was once again a highly international event. Around three-quarters of the exhibitors and more than 70% of visitors were from outside Germany. The most important exhibitor countries after Germany were France, the USA, Great Britain, the Netherlands, Italy, Denmark, China, Spain and Sweden. The most important visitor countries, besides Germany, were Italy, France, Great Britain, Russia, Austria, the USA, Sweden, the Netherlands and Turkey.

Key Facts


654 exhibitors from 43 countries

73% of exhibitors from outside Germany


31,764 sqm net exhibition space

Hall space 14,533 sqm

Outdoor Area 17,231 sqm


13,854 trade visitors from 111 countries

74% of all visitors were involved in purchasing decisions

Exhibitor Facts

Top 10 Exhibitor Countries

  • Germany
  • France
  • USA
  • Great Britain
  • Netherlands
  • Italy
  • Denmark
  • China
  • Spain
  • Sweden

Visitor Facts

Top 10 Visitor Counties

  • Germany
  • Italy
  • France
  • Great Britain
  • Russia
  • Austria
  • USA
  • Sweden
  • Netherlands
  • Turkey

Want to learn more about inter airport Europe 2017?

  • inter airport offers you the opportunity to get information about the developments in all essential topics - handling equipment, IT, logistics. The personal exchange with suppliers and other ground handling service providers is a particular asset of this fair. Clear recommendation!
    Michael Richter
    Managing Director, WISAG Ground Service Holding GmbH & Co. KG
  • I attended inter airport Europe for the first time in 2017. I found it to be highly interesting and beneficial for our company and would recommend it as the single most important annual event for industry professionals in Europe.
    Hjalti S. Hjaltason
    Supervisor, Security Screening Equipment, Isavia
  • inter airport Europe is the ideal platform for us to hold expert discussions and introduce new products to our international customers.
    Carsten Schimkat
    Managing Director, Trepel Airport Equipment GmbH


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