THE MARVELOUS AVIATION SHOW
FARNBOROUGH 2016, 11-17 July
The presence of the author at this unique air event has really been a magnificent personal experience.
During its course, from 11 to 17 July, the organizers have confirmed that the orders and aircraft purchase options signed, were amounting to USD 123.9 billion.
As it has been officially registered in the order books, 856 aircraft, of approximate value of 94 billion USD and engines worth approximate 23 billion USD, were ordered, with smaller parallel agreements, amounting to 7 billion USD.
The event was inaugurated by the former British Prime Minister, David Cameron, and Richard Branson, the visionary major shareholder of Virgin Atlantic.
The opening ceremony