Having moved to a new event date in 2012, AeroExpo UK experienced better fortunes with the weather this time round. The 3-day event enjoyed scorching hot weather conditions on each day, resulting in its largest ever fly-in figures and one of its strongest gate visits during the weekend of 25-27th May at Sywell Aerodrome.
Fly-In Figures: 791 aircraft over the weekend
Gate Figures: 8,656 visitors over the weekend
Halls - Were packed full of diverse products and were well attended during the event.
Lifestyle Area - new for the 2012 line up had Princess Motor Yachts showcasing a V45, along with Mercedes Benz of Northampton, Smart Car of Northampton and P&A Wood showcasing their line up of luxury cars.
Aircraft & Boat Sales:
Many enquiries were made with sales also reported during the AeroExpo weekend:
Aura Aviation: Strong ongoing enquiries
Bristell: 6 reported aircraft sales
Caseright Ltd: Strong ongoing enquiries
EuroFox Aviation: 1 strong ongoing enquiry
Heli Air: 3 strong ongoing enquiries
MGAP UK Ltd: Strong ongoing enquiries
Mistral Aviation: 1 reported aircraft sale
Pioneer Aircraft: 1 reported aircraft sale
Princess Motor boats: 1 reported boat sale
Red-Air: 2 strong ongoing enquiries
Sloane Helicopters: 1 reported helicopter sale