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inter airport Europe 2021

Ground Support Equipment Industry

Munich – Mark your calendar and don’t miss the best event for ground support equipment (GSE) in the European market! inter airport Europe 2021, the international exhibition for airport equipment, technology, design and services, takes place October 5-8, in Munich, Germany. The 23nd edition of the biennial trade show will be held at the Munich Trade Fair Center, a great venue that offers first class halls and an extensive outdoor area. inter airport Europe 2021 represents the entire airport industry, with exhibits ranging from solutions for ground handling, terminal operations, airport IT and airport design.

Ulika Tosner, exhibition director at Mack Brooks Exhibitions, says that “digitalization is a key focus of inter airport Europe. At the show, visitors can discover and source the latest developments for the interconnected airport. A large number of airports worldwide are reporting of their search for new technologies which allow them to cope with growing passenger figures and growing traffic volumes in general.” A special emphasis is on the implementation of networked systems. “In order to ensure a smooth operation of the airport despite this growing traffic, digital systems are used more frequently. In addition, new terminals and runways are built worldwide which involves the need for new equipment,” Tosner continues. Therefore, the upcoming show is the central marketplace for airport operators worldwide as it covers the full spectrum of the industry.

inter airport Europe 2021 will cover the following areas:

  • interTERMINAL

Features the vast array of terminal operations, infrastructure and technical installations, such as passenger handling, baggage handling, cargo handling, passenger information technology, security equipment, technical installations in buildings, terminal infrastructure, parking equipment and services.

  • interRAMP

Features the key areas of ground handling and airfield construction and installations, such as aircraft handling, aircraft docking, airfield service equipment, airfield lighting, aircraft maintenance, bird control systems, navigation aids, fleet management, environmental control, hangar design and construction, marking and signage as well as pavement design and servicing.

  • interDESIGN

Features interior specifications and furnishings, architectural components and other design elements, such as design consultancy, seating, lounges and other furniture, shop furnishings and catering areas, floor and wall finishings, washrooms and accessories, fabrics, textures and other materials, illumination, lighting, sun protection, acoustics and sound, and passenger guidance systems.

  • interDATA

Features specialized hardware and software for modern, interactive airports, such as cyber security, financial management, building control, data center/server technology, cloud services, hybrid IT solutions, ground operations management, ground traffic management, maintenance management, electronic ticketing, automated passenger flow, seamless travel apps, airline loyalty programs, data analytics, risk management, planning, simulation and testing, traffic management.

Moreover, the show will be accompanied by a series of conferences and workshops.


Exhibitor Support Program (ESP)

The U.S. Commercial Service will be present to work with select U.S. exhibitors at inter airport Europe 2021. Through the ESP, we will be able to provide you with a variety of services, including market research, assistance in finding suitable business partners and other customized services, all designed to promote your exports before, during and after the show. Please note, however, that the program is affected by other aerospace events in October and November. Therefore, ESP participation is limited to 3 companies, while the general promotion campaign covers all U.S. exhibitors. The ESP includes the following elements:

  • Focused email promotion of U.S. exhibitors to local contacts in the airport equipment industry in Germany (FREE)
  • On-site counseling, market research, and interpreting assistance (FREE)
  • Company and products listing on our international buyer-targeted inter airport Europe 2021 promotion page on Germany (FREE)



Your U.S. Commercial Service Contact

At the show, aerospace specialist Moritz Holst will be working the floor on behalf of the U.S. exhibitors out of the North American Pavilion. To request additional support leading up to inter airport Europe 2021, or to receive advice on the German market, please contact U.S. Commercial Service aerospace specialist for Germany:

Moritz von Holst
U.S. Commercial Service Munich
Phone: +49 (89) 2888-754

For more information on inter airport Europe 2021 please visit the organizer's website

*Note on Intellectual Property Rights (IPR): Both the U.S. Commercial Service and Mack Brooks Exhibitions are proactively engaged in defending American companies against counterfeit and copyright infringement. Please see our guidelines about IPR at Trade Fairs in Europe on our website. It shows how exhibitors can be supported on this very important subject.
Also see information about the Commerce Department’s Strategy Targeting Organized Piracy (STOP!) and the State Department’s online Publication on enforcement of intellectual property rights.

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