Paris Air Show 2015, day two – in pictures

An Airbus A380, the world’s largest jetliner. Pascal Rossignol / Reuters

Paris Air Show 2015, day two – in pictures

The JF-17 Thunder multi-role fighter jointly developed by China and Pakistan performs its demonstration flight at the Paris Air Show. Remy de la Mauviniere / AP Photo

Paris Air Show 2015, day two – in pictures

French defence minister Jean-Yves Le Drian (second left), chief strategy and marketing officer of Airbus Group, Marwan Lahoud (third left) and head of the Military Aircraft division of Airbus Defence and Space Fernando Alonso look on during the unloading of an armoured military vehicle from the Airbus A400M at the International Paris Airshow at Le Bourget on June 16, 2015. Miguel Medina / AFP


Paris Air Show 2015, day two – in pictures

Visitors walk at the static display area during the 51st Paris Air Show at Le Bourget airport. Pascal Rossignol / Reuters

Paris Air Show 2015, day two – in pictures

Visitors watch the Airbus A380 during the flying display. Eric Piermont / AFP

Paris Air Show 2015, day two – in pictures

The JF-17 Thunder multi-role fighter jointly developed by China and Pakistan performs its demonstration flight at the Paris Air Show in Le Bourget, north of Paris, Tuesday June 16, 2015. Some 300,000 aviation professionals and spectators are expected at this week’s Paris Air Show, coming from around the world to make business deals and see dramatic displays of aeronautic prowess and the latest air and space technology. Remy de la Mauviniere / AP Photo

Paris Air Show 2015, day two – in pictures

Visitors are gathered in front of an Israeli made drone Super Heron HF, at the Paris Air Show. Remy de la Mauviniere / AP Photo

Paris Air Show 2015, day two – in pictures

Two visitors watch a Safran made Silvercrest jet engine at the Paris Air Show. Remy de la Mauviniere AP Photo

Paris Air Show 2015, day two – in pictures

Airbus helicopters and an Airbus A380 airplane of Qatar Airways are pictured at Le Bourget airport. AFP

Paris Air Show 2015, day two – in pictures

An Airbus E-Fan.1, an electrical aircraft, participates in flying display during the opening of the 51st Paris Air Show. Pascal Rossignol / Reuters

Paris Air Show 2015, day two – in pictures

An Elbit Systems’ multi-role long range Male UAV Hermes 900. Eric Piermont / AFP

Paris Air Show 2015, day two – in pictures

Onlookers gather as the Boeing 787 Dreamliner waits on the tarmac for its demonstration flight. Francois Mori / AP Photo

Paris Air Show 2015, day two – in pictures

An overview of the Paris Air Show. EPA/ Airbus

Paris Air Show 2015, day two – in pictures

The ESA Intermediate eXperimental Vehicle IXV. This IXV was launched atop a Vega rocket on February 11, 2015 from Kourou. Eric Piermont / AFP

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