The aerospace and defense industry has a long-standing love-hate relationship with trade shows. I’ve only witnessed it for the last 20 years, a mere blink of an eye given the longevity of so many in this field. However, I am assured by my even more seasoned colleagues that the subconscious hand-wringing and grinding of molars goes back considerably further. Regardless of the venue—it must be said that our industry does have a penchant for choosing desirable ...


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