US defense and aviation giant Boeing will display an array of aerospace capabilities at Aero India 2011 in Bangalore, next week.
A statement issued by the company says it will exhibit large-scale models, interactive displays, a P-8I mobile console, and an F/A-18E/F Super Hornet simulator with a next-generation cockpit. Other defense capabilities to be highlighted include the Boeing C-17 Globemaster III, AH-64D Apache, CH-47F Chinook, Airborne Early Warning & Control (AEW&C), ScanEagle, and weapons systems.
On the civil aviation front, the company will plans to show off capabilities of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner, 777, 747-8 passenger and freighter series, and the Next-Generation 737. The statement quotes Dinesh Keskar, President, Boeing India and Vice President, Boeing International as saying, “The breadth and depth of our commitment is demonstrated though our company-wide participation in defense and civil aviation at Aero India 2011.”
Boeing says it will present the capabilities of its multirole F/A-18E/F Super Hornet strike fighter – with a full weapons payload – and conduct customer orientation flights, during the show’s twice-daily flying demonstrations. “Visitors also will see the C-17 Globemaster III military transport and, making its international debut, a representation of the Super Hornet International Roadmap, which will be on static display from Tuesday,” says the statement.