While addressing the Valedictory Function of Aero India 2021 in Bengaluru, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said despite Covid-19 pandemic, the event has been immensely successful. Over 16,000 people attended Aero India physically and over 4.5 Lakh virtually, he added. He said, “Despite COVID-19 constraints across the world, Aero India 2021 has been immensely successful. This is evident over 16,000 people attended Aero India physically and over 4.5 Lakh virtually. This platform hosted 540 companies, including 84 foreign companies from 55 nations.” “121 MoUs, 19 transfers of technology, 4 handing over, 18 product launch and 32 major announcements are the indication that Aero India 2021 has been a grand success,” he added.