Adelaide to host Australian World Routes

Australian World Routes has reported Adelaide will host the 25th annual World Routes Development forum and aviation conference, the company said.

World Routes brings together over 3,000 delegates from airlines, airports and tourism authorities to discuss new air services. South Australian Tourism Commission, Tourism Australia and Adelaide Airport will bring South Australia to the attention of the world´s leading airlines and provide a unique opportunity to negotiate new services.

Last year visitors injected a record AUD5.95 billion into South Australia´s visitor economy, as the State continued to attract a record number of international and interstate guests. An estimated 422,000 international travelers contributed a record AUD944 million, up 9.5 percent from the previous year.

World Routes will support South Australia´s aim to achieve an AUD8.0 billion tourism industry by 2020 through the growth of Adelaide´s air services.

Routes is part of the EMEA division of UBM plc. Events are forums dedicated to the development of new air services. Hosts are a collaboration among airports, tourism authorities and investment partners.