Aerospace & Defense



Welcome to the U.S. Commercial Service Aerospace and Defense Technology Team Page. We are the industry’s primary export resource and should be your first point of contact when looking to sell internationally. Our team of domestic and international trade specialists, located at our Export Assistance Centers in the United States and at U.S. Embassies overseas, is prepared to assist in increasing your export sales. U.S. Points of Contact are available to discuss your international business needs.

The aerospace & defense industry has been a cornerstone of the U.S. economy for decades and has provided well paying jobs for a variety of skill levels. The industry’s position is now challenged by global competition, changes in technology, national and worldwide economic conditions, and global policies affecting defense, civilian and commercial aviation. To maintain this important sector of the U.S. economy, the U.S. Commercial Service strives to provide assistance to increase the industry’s competitiveness. Specifically, the Aerospace and Defense Technology Team works with companies to help them:

  • Gain access to international sales opportunities
  • Identify international representatives and agents
  • Vet potential international partners
  • Maximize trade shows efforts
  • Understand relevant aerospace and defense market opportunities worldwide

Take Action Now: Contact an Aerospace and Defense trade specialist, explore upcoming events and trade leads, and increase your international sales. We look forward to working with you!


For detailed country by country analysis on worldwide markets, please see the Aerospace Resource Guide.

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Detailed Event Information For Singapore Airshow 2014 (TFC Event) Detailed Event Information For Singapore Airshow 2014 (TFC Event)
Singapore Airshow 2014 (TFC Event) -- Aircraft/Aircraft Parts, Aviation Services, Defense Industry Eq.
Location/Date: Sngapore, Singapore 02/11/2014 - 02/14/2014
Event Summary:
The Singapore Airshow, Asia's largest aerospace and defense event, is one of the top three air shows in the world. This biennial event serves as a global marketplace and networking powerhouse for the world's military and civil aviation community. Singapore Airshow also features a series of high-level conferences dedicated to leading players in the global aviation industry- the Singapore Airshow Aviation Leadership Summit (ALS), the Asia-Pacific Security Conference, Unmanned Systems Conference and the Land Defense Conference. In 2012, the third edition of the biennial show was its biggest ever, setting new records for value of deals announced at over US$31billion according to the show's organizer, a threefold increase from the previous event in 2010. With some 900 exhibiting companies from 50 countries, 274 official delegations from 70 countries and almost 45,000 professional visitors from all over the world, the Singapore Airshow is the place to be to tap the unprecedented business opportunities in Asia Pacific's fast growing markets.

Hawcheng Ng, Singapore
Commercial Specialist
Phone: (65) 6476 9037
Michael Thompson, Trade Event Programs
International Trade Specialist
Phone: 202-482-0671
Gerri Cozic, Kallman Worldwide

Phone: 201-251-2600 X122