Aerospace Australia Limited is also a member of the not-for-profit group headed by Aerospace Maritime and Defence Foundation of Australia Limited.
Aerospace Australia Limited (together with its corporate affiliate, Industry Defence & Security
Australia Limited) are members of the not-for-profit group headed by Aerospace Maritime and
Defence Foundation of Australia Limited. The Group is dedicated to promoting the development of aviation and Australia’s industrial, manufacturing and information/communications technology resources with respect to aviation, aerospace, maritime and defence.
The Chairman of Aerospace Australia Limited is Air Marshal Geoff Shepherd AO (Retd).
Other Group Board Members are Major General Jim Connolly AO CSC (Retd), Mr Ian Honnery (Chief Executive) Mr Bob De La Hunty OAM, Mr Ken Jarvis OAM KSJ, Mr Paul Johnson MBE, Mr Chris Manning, Mr Michael Roche AM, Air Vice-Marshal Chris Spence AO (Retd) and Mr Trevor Stone.
The principal activities of Aerospace Australia Limited is to stage the Australian International Aerospace & Defence Exposition, which is held in conjunction with the biennial, Australian International Airshow at Avalon Airport., Victoria.
Like other members of the group, Aerospace Australia Limited also works with fellow not-for-profit organisations, industry associations, the Australian Defence Force and Government agencies in cooperative partnerships to foster the development of Australian resources and capabilities.