World Fly-in Expo to be held in Wuhan

The 2019 World Fly-in Expo is to be held in Wuhan from May 18-21.

According to the organizing committee, the Expo, which is divided into five sections, will host 23 activities, covering aerial flight performance, aerial sports events, static exhibition and conference forum.

Hot air balloons participating in the World Fly-in Expo 2017 make test flights in Wuhan, Hubei Province, on Thursday, November 2, 2017. (File Photo: VCG)

Aerial flight performances include aerobatic flight, power suspension, hot air balloon, parachute jumping, power parachute, rotorcraft, aviation model and so on.

Aerial sports events contain the Chinese National Hot Balloon Open and the 2019 National Aerospace Model Championship (UAV Project), as well as the Chinese national team's open trial.

There will 560 aircrafts participating in the Expo, including 260 flying performances, 200 competing and 100 static ones.

The Expo is co-hosted by World Air Sports Federation, Aero Sports Federation of China, the Wuhan Municipal Government and the Hubei province Sports Bureau.