London (PRWEB UK) 18 September 2014
SMi Group’s Military Airlift event returns for the 15th year and is the largest and best supported conference of its kind in Europe. Military Airlift 2014 has the support of many significant multinational commands in Europe such as the European Air Transport Command and Movement Coordination Centre Europe as well as key presentations from militaries across the globe. Military Airlift 2014 promises to be the best event to date.
Event highlights include:
- Two industry-leading keynote addresses from World Food Programme and Italian Air Force
- Hear from a prestigious international speaker panel, including presentations from: Ukrainian Air Force, EUCOM, Spanish Air Force, European Air Transport Command (EATC), Royal Air Force plus many more
- Hear about the latest updates on ITAF Operations and Capabilities from the host nation
- Analyse the lessons learnt, strategies and challenges faced from recent airlift operations in Afghanistan
- Discuss the capabilities of the Boeing KC-767 and Embraer KC-390
- Gain insight into the challenges faced when operating in conflict zones
- Network with the industry’s leading military officials and stakeholders
Click here to view the full conference programme
In addition - Join SMi for a complimentary Post-Conference Site Visit to Pratica di Mare Airbase and see the launch Tanker KC 767, courtesy of the Italian AF 14th Wing, the launch customer for the tanker.
The site visit programme features:
09.15 Arrival of delegates received by Colonel Luigi Riggio, Commander 14th Wing, Italian Air Force. Refreshments will be available
09.30 Welcome briefing by Colonel Luigi Riggio
10.00 Tour of the Medical Evacuation Division for Air and Space at the Experimental Flight Centre
10.30 Tour of the Air Terminal Operation Centre at Pratica di Mare Airbase Command
11.00 Morning Coffee, Tea and Refreshments
11.20 Tour of the Crew Training Centre, Schools Command /3a Air Region site on Pratica di Mare Airbase
11.50 Introduction to the 18th Unit of the 14th Wing including the KC-767 Tanker
13.00 End of Visit
Click here for more information on the Pratica di Mare Airbase site visit
The £100 early bird discount expires on the 30th September, please visit military-airlift.com to secure your place today.
Contact the team on: +44 (0) 207 827 6054 for further information.
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