Saudi International Airshow postponed due to COVID-19

The 2021 edition of the Saudi International Airshow didn’t take place in consideration of the COVID-19 pandemic; the Saudi Press Agency has reported.

In genearl the Saudi Aviation Club said the cancellation was necessary to prioritize the safety of participants and visitors of the event; which had to happen early next year at the Al-Thamima Airport in Riyadh.

The Club also said it received confirmation of attendance from over 500 local and international exhibitors; but there were organizations who had reservations about the event because of the virus.

More than 20,000 people attended the 2019 edition of the airshow; with 267 local and international companies present.