Phase 2 - Permanent Facility for Farnborough International Airshow

The development of 20,000 sqm Exhibition & Conference Centre will be ready in 2018 to host the Farnborough International Airshow and other events.

Project Description

Farnborough International Exhibition and Conference Centre is a £32 million permanent development that will replace the temporary exhibition structure, usually dismantled after each biennial Farnborough Airshow event. The Exhibition and Conference Centre will attract local, regional, national and international delegates to the area, thus building on Farnborough’s firmly-established reputation as a business events destination and home to one of the most famous Airshows in the world – competing favourably alongside other major global airshow such as Paris and Berlin Located at the Farnborough airfield site, the new development will provide major international conference and exhibition space that can be utilised throughout the year to further support the aerospace and other related sectors, ensuring that Farnborough evolves as a viable destination to promote trade and business development on a global scale.

Key Outputs

347 jobs Permanent build (facility) 20,000 sqm exhibition space, seminar & conference space
Growth Deal Amount: 
£5 million
Total Project Cost: 
£32 million
Project Date: 
Tue, 11/01/2016 to Sat, 03/31/2018
Scheme Promoter: 
Farnborough International Limited
Project Status: 
Current