Aviation leaders to meet in Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico´s economy will receive a boost from the aviation industry when its top decision makers gather in San Juan for the ninth Routes Americas air service development forum (February 17-19).

Routes Americas brings together leading airlines, airports and tourism authorities to discuss air services to, from and within the entire Americas region. Eighty-five airlines including American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Air Canada, JetBlue, British Airways and Iberia have registered along with 225 airports and 40 tourism authorities.

This year´s event will be hosted by Puerto Rico Tourism company with the support of Aerostar Airport Holdings LLC and Meet Puerto Rico. More than 700 delegates are expected.

Routes forums are aimed at developing new air services which bring together airlines, airports and destinations to meet, plan, discuss and negotiate new and existing flights.