Strong show of support from the aerospace and defence industries at Singapore Airshow 2020; BMW returns as Official Car
Singapore Airshow 2020 was officially opened by Coordinating Minister for Infrastructure and Minister for Transport, Mr Khaw Boon Wan and Minister for Defence, Dr Ng Eng Hen at Changi Exhibition Centre, Singapore. The biennial event expects 40,000 trade visitors and over 930 participating companies from more than 45 countries from 11th to 16th February.
“The strong show of support among some of the world’s top global aerospace and defence companies is a testimony of the importance and relevance of the Singapore Airshow as a prime gateway to Asia’s buoyant markets,” said Mr Leck Chet Lam, Managing Director, Experia Events Pte Ltd, organiser of Singapore Airshow 2020. “We look forward to a week of strategic dialogues, expansive networking and powerful collaboration that will shape the pace of transformation of Asia’s aviation industry.”
BMW Asia and Performance Motors have also jointly announced their affiliation with the Singapore Airshow 2020. A fleet of 350 units of BMW 3 Series, BMW 5 Series and BMW 7 Series have been deployed to shuttle VIP attendees for the duration of the event.
“Airplanes formed the fabric of our early days, and while we no longer produce aircraft engines, the spirit of reinvention is ever-present till this day,” said Mr. Christopher Wehner, Managing Director of BMW Group Asia. “Our continued collaboration with Singapore Airshow is a nod to our storied past as well as our shared goals of innovation and sustainability. We wish all guests a successful and fruitful time in Singapore.”
“It is our honour to support the Singapore Airshow for the seventh time since 2008. Over the years, VIP attendees have experienced, and come to expect, only the best from our premium chauffeur service,” said Mr. Arnt Bayer, Managing Director of Performance Motors Ltd. “We are proud to continue serving all guests with distinction and delivering a comfortable experience whenever they are on the road.”
“As we get set to witness the evolution of technology and its impact on the aviation industry at this year’s Singapore Airshow, BMW with its hallmark of engineering excellence and innovation is undoubtedly our car partner of choice. We look forward to this partnership to offer our guests the best Singapore Airshow experience,” said Mr. Leck Chet Lam.