Skylife Engineering S.L, has participated in the Paris Air Show 2019 fair, held at Le Bourget, and has had the support of ICEX, as well as the co-financing of European FEDER Funds.
During the week of the Paris Air Show Le Bourget 2019, our colleagues Luis Miguel Parrilla Casquet and Inmaculada Soldado Serrano, showed the great opportunity for expansion and synergies offered by the fair for companies in the sector.
According to the latest data from the Spanish Association of Technologies and Defense, Security, Aeronautics and Space (TEDAE), the performance and billing of the Spanish Aeronautics, Space and Defense companies in 2018 is around 12 million euros, thus representing the 1% of GDP and 11% of Industrial GDP. These data represent a growth of the sector, of almost 6% compared to the previous year. 67% of the turnover of the aeronautical sector comes from exportation.
The Adviser of Economy, Knowledge, Business and University was present at our Stand during his visit to the Hall, and coincided in his speech with personalities such as Pedro Duque, aeronautical engineer, astronaut and Minister of Science currently in office; The growth in Spanish R&D companies is a fact, and industrial policies must be focused on the support and collaboration of the administration, as a long-term commitment and in a transversal way to the different political cycles.
Our company shared space with the leading Spanish companies in the sector, with the help and organization of TEDAE, we had the opportunity to go one step further in our consolidation in the aerospace industry, introducing new products and development of electronics and power electronics and engineering solutions in Industry 4.0. In addition to showing our strong innovative character by presenting seven of our Clean Sky 2 projects.