Farnborough Airshow key facts

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Farnborough Airshow key facts

<ul> <li>Farnborough is a biennial event that takes place in Hampshire, south England</li> </ul> <ul> <li>The show this year runs from 19-25 July 2010</li> </ul> <ul> <li>It is open to public 24-25 July 2010</li> </ul> <ul> <li>Farnborough is the largest temporary exhibition in the world</li> </ul> <p><img src="http://www.euronews.net/media/download/pagesspeciales/img/Farnborough-Airshow-inside.jpg" alt="" /></p> <ul> <li>One of biggest events in aerospace and air defence industry</li> </ul> <ul> <li>Core themes of trade event: aerospace, defence, security, space</li> </ul> <ul> <li>The airshow has been going for more than 60 years and began in 1948</li> </ul> <ul> <li>In 2008 nearly US 90 billion dollars worth of business was announced this year is expected to exceed that</li> </ul> <ul> <li>This year’s air shows will have historical theme to mark 70th anniversary of Battle of Britain</li> </ul> <ul> <li>Most of the aircraft built during the First World War were actually designed at Farnborough</li> </ul>