Frequently Asked Questions

Question Answer
What are the dates? 

8 – 9 February 2017 

What are the show times?

8th Wednesday 10:00-17:30 Exhibition Hall Open.

9th Thursday 09:30-15:00 Exhibition Hall Open.

Registration opens at 08:00 on both days.
Ribbon Cutting in Exhibition Hall at 10.00 on 8th February.

What is AIME (Aircraft Interiors Middle East) about? A two day exhibition dedicated to aircraft interiors AIME brings airline purchasing professionals from the Middle East and Africa together with interiors suppliers from around the world.
What is MRO Middle East about?

The world's leading maintenance, repair & overhaul event. MRO bring airlines, buyers, and decision makers together

Is it open to the public? No, trade visitors only, proof will be required by presenting a business card. No under 16s will be permitted entry.
Can we bring children/babies? No under 16s will be permitted entry and there are no child care facilities available at Dubai World Trade Centre.
Where is it? Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), Sheik Saeed Halls 2&3, Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road
How can I get to Dubai world Trade Centre?

There is a metro station at DWTC - you can find the link to a map of the metro station here. You can get a taxi from your hotel or the airport or alternatively, taxis can also be flagged down on the road.

Can I park there?

Yes, there is visitor parking. Both paid and free parking is available. The multi-storey parking behind Sheikh Rashid Hall has 1,385 paid parking spaces. There is also a multi-storey car park next to Sheikh Rashid Tower with 885 spaces. Free outdoor parking areas are located off 312th road close to the Convention Gate entrance as well as additional parking near the Za’abeel entrance.

How much is a visitor ticket?  Visitor tickets are free, both the AIME and MRO ME Exhibition and conferences are free. You can register here: AIME Registration and MRO Registration.  
How much will it cost to attend the MRO ME conferences sessions? The conference sessions are free to attend this year (pre-registration is required)
Are there any AIME workshops and conferences?

The Inflight IFEC Pavilion returns for 2017 hosting in-flight entertainment and connectivity manufacturers and suppliers.The Pavilion will also host the 5th Annual Inflight Workshop & Awards.To find out further information, please log onto Inflight workshop website here 

Where can I find the conference programme?

You can find the programme online at here

Where can I find a list of who is exhibiting?

You can view the online exhibitor list  here

Where can I find  a list of confirmed speakers?
Please view the conference programme here 
I would like to exhibit at or sponsor AIME or MRO ME Please contact our sales team here
Airline buyers programme To find out more how you can quality for the airline buyers programme, please contact Defne Alpay
Who organises AIME and MRO ME? AIME is organised by F&E Aerospace, the organisers of the Dubai Airshow. MRO is a joint venture between F&E Aerospace and Aviation Week Network. 

How can I book a hotel room?


See the venue & travel page for recommended hotels here

You can also contact our official travel agent - Tripaxis. Please speak to Saoussane Hannaoui on  or Tel: +97144312299

How do I get a visa? Please ask your travel agent or hotel to provide you with a visa letter.The AIME-MRO ME 2017 organisers are unable to supply letters or help with visas in any way.
How do I get press accreditation? Please email Lydia Janow, Aviation Week or Kate Taylor, F&E Aerospace
Can I bring a camera to the show? Yes
Are there catering outlets? Yes, there will be a number of catering outlets at the Dubai World Trade Centre offering a wide variety of refreshments.
Disabled access The exhibition hall, meeting rooms and public areas have disabled access. 
There are also disabled toilets on site which are clearly signposted.
An allocation of parking bays will be reserved for disabled drivers.
Lost and found A lost and found area is located on level one, above Hall 8, in which items are stored for safekeeping until reasonable proof of ownership is presented at the collection point. The lost and found office operates 24 hours, 7 days a week and can be contacted on Tel: +971 (0)4 306 4600
Wifi There is no WIFI in the hall but DWTC offers WIFI as a paid business service.


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