ABACE Report – April 5, 2017

ABACE2017 Report
April 5, 2017 English  Chinese   

ABACE2017, Asia’s Biggest Business Aviation Event, Opens in Two Months

Asia’s Biggest Business Aviation Event Opens Next Week

We’re just days away from the opening of the 2017 Asian Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (ABACE2017). ABACE brings together the most influential business aviation products-and-services providers with the entrepreneurs, decision-makers and others using aircraft for business. ABACE2017, set for April 11-13 in Shanghai, China, is presented in partnership with Shanghai Airport Authority (SAA), and co-hosted by the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) and the Asian Business Aviation Association (AsBAA). There’s still time to register for ABACE2017.

HondaJet to Make First-Ever Appearance in China at ABACE2017

HondaJet to Make First-Ever Appearance in China at ABACE2017

ABACE2017 organizers announced that this year’s event will host the first-ever Chinese appearance of the fast and fuel-efficient HondaJet light business jet. “We are honored that Honda has chosen ABACE as its preferred venue for the introduction of this innovative jet to the Chinese market, and we welcome their participation and support for this year’s event,” said Mike Nichols, CAM, vice president, operational excellence and professional development for NBAA. Read more about HondaJet at ABACE2017.

ICAO’s Stephen Creamer, Other Government, Industry Leaders to Open ABACE2017

ICAO’s Stephen Creamer, Other Government, Industry Leaders to Open ABACE2017

Stephen Creamer, director of the Air Navigation Bureau at the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), will discuss China’s aviation infrastructure during the ABACE2017 Opening General Session. He will be joined at the session by Hanscom Smith, consul general of the United States Consulate General in Shanghai; Geoff Jackson, executive director for the U.S.-China Aviation Cooperation Program; Jing Yiming, president, Shanghai Airport Authority; Jiang Chunshui, party secretary and deputy director general of the Eastern Regional Headquarters for the Civil Aviation Authority of China; and NBAA President and CEO Ed Bolen. Read more about the ABACE2017 Opening General Session.


Before Heading to Shanghai, Follow ABACE on WeChat

ABACE is on WeChat, one of the most popular social messaging apps in China. Attendees can download the app in the Apple Store or Google Play Store, or scan the QR code affiliated with the app. The ABACE WeChat app includes all the latest information about ABACE2017 – Asia’s biggest business aviation event, as well as news about business aviation in the Asia-Pacific region. Download WeChat today.



CAAC Business Aviation Development Forum to Take Place at ABACE2017

Increased Number of Exhibitors Expected at ABACE2017

ABACE2017 Education Sessions Highlight Diverse Range of Business Aviation

Static Display to Feature Variety of Business Aircraft

Register in Advance to Save Time, Money at ABACE2017


Quick Facts


April 11-13, 2017


Shanghai Honqiao International Airport •
Shanghai Hawker Pacific Business Aviation Service Centre • Shanghai, China


Coryn Alvarez

Administrative Assistant, Exhibits

Tel: +1 (202) 737-4480

Evelyn Wu

Exhibits Team – China Office

Tel: +86 21 2234 1801

About ABACE: Scheduled to take place from April 11-13 at Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport, ABACE is the Asia-Pacific region’s largest show dedicated strictly to showcasing business aviation products and services to thousands of the region’s top business leaders, entrepreneurs and other purchase decision-makers. In partnership with the Shanghai Airport Authority, ABACE2017 will be presented by NBAA and the Asian Business Aviation Association.


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