Media Advisory: NBAA, AsBAA to Provide Update on ABACE2012 At Hainan Rendez-Vous

Contacts: Dan Hubbard-WDC (202) 431-5970,
Kathleen Blouin-HRV (202) 361-6387,

WASHINGTON, DC, APRIL 1, 2011 – The National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) and the Asian Business Aviation Association (AsBAA) will convene a news conference to provide an update on the preparations underway for the 2012 edition of the Asian Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition (ABACE).

The news conference, which will include an important announcement, will take place amidst the Hainan Rendez-Vous event at the Visun Royal Yacht Hotel, on Sunday, April 3, 2011, at 10:00 AM local time. Reporters and others are welcome at the news conference, and signage at the hotel will clearly mark the location for the event.

Planned speakers at the news conference include NBAA President and CEO Ed Bolen, AsBAA Chairman Jean-Noel Robert.

NBAA has long been recognized for producing world-class events that focus solely on business aviation and serve as a catalyst for the industry in the regions where the events take place, and ABACE2012 is anticipated to be such an event. The organizers for ABACE2012 and Hainan Rendez-Vous 2011 have agreed to provide visibility for each other’s events in print and online venues, and through visibility at both shows.

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