Russian Business Aviation Conference: Connecting East to West

For the first time in modern aviation history, FBO Moscow Sheremetyevo will be hosting an international business aviation event, Russian Business Aviation Conference, set up by Aeropodium (a global conference company based in London, UK) with a general sponsorship and organizational support from A-GROUP, a leading FBO network in Russia. The conference will be held on 07 December 2017 in Radisson Blu Hotel Sheremetyevo and Terminal A in Sheremetyevo International Airport.

With highly qualified business aviation speakers and experts from all around the world expected to attend, Russian Business Aviation Conference aims to provide a platform to discuss the possibility of cooperation between a Western markets and Russia, create a framework for such cooperation, and develop sound practices for mitigating any operational issues. The conference will also aim to showcase the significant progress made in the Russian market of promoting the international cooperation opportunities.

The event, with its global theme “Connecting East to West”, will feature one keynote session, and four discussion sessions (including multi-speaker panel discussions) that will involve in-depth conversations across a range of topics and industries. The sessions will concentrate on international cooperation with Russia, financing and leasing business jets in Russia, Aircraft Purchase & Sale aspects on Russian market, Aircraft Management & Maintenance issues, and more. A special FBO Facilities Tour organized by A-Group is also featured in the conference agenda.

“Our company has organized 131 aviation events in 25 countries, but Russia has always been difficult to include to that list due to many factors,” said Panagiotis Panagopoulos, CEO of AeroPodium. “Now, thanks to A-GROUP, it is happening. We are absolutely delighted to bring the leading aviation experts to Moscow for that great business conference”.

The conference features a line-up of speakers and delegates from a wide range of business aviation companies and affiliated organizations, that include Airbus Corporate Jets, Textron Aviation, JSSI, Bermuda Civil Aviation Authority, UBS Corporate Aircraft Finance and more. “International cooperation is a key element in the efficient development of a Russian business aviation market,” stated Nadezhda Turovskaya, A-GROUP’s Director of Marketing. “That is why a principal decision has been taken to consolidate a pool of international business aviation experts in Moscow, and to set up a platform for professional independent debate, not affected by any external factors. We are looking forward to a great conference.”

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About Aeropodium

AeroPodium organises and manages high level international networking business-to-business events for the aviation industry, develops public relations worldwide and advises organisations and individuals about new challenges and opportunities in both commercial and business aviation. Furthermore, AeroPodium offers consulting services to airlines, airports, aviation authorities and any organization that seeks advice and access to industry contacts and governments or to improve the quality of services and products. We identify business opportunities and advise on strategy, marketing and PR campaigns, operations, infrastructure development, recruitment, sales, financing and leasing.


A-Group is a leading player on Russian business aviation market, owning the comprehensive FBOs in largest international airports of Russia: Moscow Sheremetyevo and Saint Petersburg Pulkovo.
A-Group FBOs include hangar and apron complexes, own ground handling equipment and vehicles and highly skilled staff. A-Group priorities are safety, confidentiality and quality.

For media enquiries please contact:

Panagiotis Panagopoulos
CEO, AeroPodium
Tel: +44 20 8123 7072

Oleg Ivanov

Public Relations Manager

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