10th Seoul International Aerospace & Defense Exhibition

November 15th, 2017

From October 17-22, 2017, Bolloré Logistics was present for the first time at the 10th Seoul International Aerospace & Defense Exhibition (Seoul ADEX) - Korea’s biggest aviation show, which was held at Seoul airport.

The biennial event was very successful with more than 400 exhibiting companies from 33 countries, an increase of 17% compared to 2015. President Moon Jae-in delivered the keynote address during the opening ceremony and made a tour of several top Korean aerospace companies' booths, such as KAI, Hanwha, Yeonhab Precision and LIG Nex1.

The airshow also welcomed 78 VIPs from 53 countries and 282,373 visitors for six days, demonstrating its iconic performance by fighter jets of Korea and US Air Force with KAI's T-50, Lockheed Martin's F-35A and F-22.

Bolloré Logistics Korea has been serving its global aerospace customers with international freight services for many years already and decided to invest further to offer services of higher quality to global and Korean companies with an Aerospace dedicated team.

In addition to Mr. Mark Bang, Aerospace Business Development Manager at Bolloré Logistics Korea; Mr. Christian Deverine, Regional Aerospace Manager at Bolloré Logistics Asia-Pacific; Mr. Brad Kim, General Manager Sales at Bolloré Logistics Korea; and Mr. Thibault Janssens, Managing Director at Bolloré Logistics Korea were also able to participate in this event to share their knowledge with the team and prospective customers of aircraft & defense manufacturers, airlines and MRO.

 

Bolloré Logistics, Expert in Aerospace Logistics

Our expertise is backed by a network of specialists present in over 602 sites in 100 countries with a 1,600-strong workforce, all trained in sector-specific techniques and processes and spread across reactive operational structures that are available 24/7 to manage urgent and sensitive flows.

A network of platforms (Sydney, Singapore, London, Paris Roissy, Dubai, Los Angeles, New York) is located close to the temperature-controlled airport maintenance areas. Fully compliant with aerospace industry standards, facilities provide storage and handling of large volumes as well as value-added operations (quality control, assembly and packaging). 


Picture: Front row from left to right: Mr. Mark BANG, Mr. Han LEE, Ms. Maria MOON, Ms. Yoon-Ju CHO, Ms. Nyun BAIK and Mr. Jong-Kwon KIM. Back row from left to right: Mr. Christian DEVERINE, Mr. Thibault JANSSENS and Mr. Nam-Hoon KANG.

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