Aero Friedrichshafen 2014 is underway!

Trade-A-Plane is presently exhibiting at AERO Friedrichshafen, Europe’s largest and most important trade show for General Aviation. Launched in 1977, the trade show has taken place in Friedrichshafen on the shores of Lake Constance since then.

Every year, more than 600 exhibitors from 30 countries occupy more than 80,000 m² of exhibition space to present their latest products and services including numerous premieres. AERO showcases the full spectrum of General Aviation. More than 200 aircraft are presented along with engines, propellers, avionics equipment, pilot supplies and accessories, as well as maintenance and numerous other services.

Here are some  photos of the aircraft and companies presently exhibiting at this year’s event.

Lots of activity at the Trade-A-Plane stand!

Lots of activity at the Trade-A-Plane stand!

The PC-Aero Elektra One can travel up to 1300k on a single charge with the help of a sunny day.

The PC-Aero Elektra One can travel up to 1300k on a single charge with the help of a sunny day.

Solar and electric aircraft innovations on display in the main entry pavilion.

Solar and electric aircraft innovations on display in the main entry pavilion.

Continental's new 300 series diesel draws a crowd.

Continental’s new 300 series diesel draws a crowd.

WACO, an Amercian classic conquers Europe.

WACO, an Amercian classic conquers Europe.

Cirrus' Vision Jet draws an even bigger crowd.

Cirrus’ Vision Jet draws an even bigger crowd.

Beech and Cessna were side by side but not quite exhibiting together....yet.

Beech and Cessna were side by side but not quite exhibiting together….yet.

From a big Gulfstream to dozens of LSA's and motor gliders,  AERO covers a broad range of GA activity.

From a big Gulfstream to dozens of LSA’s and motor gliders, AERO covers a broad range of GA activity.

A "Tornado" and a Zeppelin are seldom seen together!

A “Tornado” and a Zeppelin are seldom seen together!

Piper received an enthusiastic response to their Continental/Centurion diesel powered Archer.

Piper received an enthusiastic response to their Continental/Centurion diesel powered Archer.

Italian Tecnam had a huge display for their large lineup of models.

Italian Tecnam had a huge display for their large lineup of models.

The friendly folks at Hartzell.

The friendly folks at Hartzell.

LSA's, gliders and motor gliders in numbers and varieties that would startle many Americans.

LSA’s, gliders and motor gliders in numbers and varieties that would startle many Americans.

Pipistrel is a true innovator in LSA's, but is now moving into the "full sized" arena with their Pantera.

Pipistrel is a true innovator in LSA’s, but is now moving into the “full sized” arena with their Pantera.

 

For more information about this and other tradeshows and conventions Trade-A-Plane attends, visit our website to view our Event Calendar at http://www.trade-a-plane.com/events-calendar.

 

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