Africa Aerospace and Defence (AAD)
Africa Aerospace and Defence (AAD) is Africa’s only aerospace and defence expo that combines both a trade exhibition and an air show. Held biennially in the City of Tshwane – South Africa’s administrative capital, the AAD Expo is one of South Africa’s largest contributors to the country’s GDP.
The event is hosted over a period of five days in the following format:
- A 3-day trade exhibition: The trade exhibition showcases air, sea and land defence technologies, including a static aircraft display. It is open to media and trade visitors only.
- A 2-day air show: The air show is a live demonstration of global aircraft and is open to media, trade and general public visitors.
Air Force Base Waterkloof City of Tshwane, South Africa