WEAF is committed in delivering first-class opportunities to develop and drive your business forward within the aerospace and advanced engineering sectors.

Welcome to The West of England Aerospace Forum
Your Hub for Growth, Innovation & Promotion

Supporting aerospace and advanced engineering in the South West.
Find out how you can elevate your business via the buttons below.


Grow your business by learning about the National and Regional Support available to take your business to the next level.


Innovate your business by learning about the National and Regional Projects, ATI and AGP, Skills, KTN and Catapult Centres.


Engage your business with Local, Regional and National stakeholders to give your business a voice.


Drive your business to the next level by taking advantage of WEAF’s B2B Networking Events.

Join our community

Enhance your business by joining the South West’s Premium Aerospace, Defence and Advanced Engineering Network.


Keep your business up to date with the latest Industry News, Member Stories and Event Round Ups.


Want to Export? Learn about the support available for South West companies.

Capability Search

Explore the capabilities of the South West’s Aerospace, Defence and Advanced Engineering Sector has to offer using our innovative iQluster tool.


Digital 4.0, SC21, Technical Info, Consultation/Policy – Documents.

Join WEAF Today

Be part of one of the most influential aerospace and advanced engineering networks.

About WEAF


The West of England Aerospace Forum (WEAF) is proud to support over 250 businesses in the aerospace, defence and, advanced engineering sectors.

Our aim is to provide you with access to networks, market intelligence, industry experts, events and funding opportunities at the forefront of the global advanced engineering industry.

Essentially, we are dedicated to promoting and growing your business within the Aerospace & Advanced Engineering sector in the South West.

Being part of the WEAF community means becoming part of one of the largest aerospace, defence and advanced engineering clusters in Europe with access to high-level advice and exclusive resources.

We also offer savings on many industry events and exhibitions, providing exposure to potential new customers and suppliers.


Find out about the upcoming networking events from WEAF

Business Support Partners:

  • Specialist Insurance services by Castlemead
  • Specialist HR support from the HR dept

HR DeptCastlemead Insurance Brokers


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