A strong mixture of the world’ s fastest increasing airlines have signed up for Routes European countries 2017 in Belfast, Northern Ireland in europe.
Thirteen of the world’ s top 20 airlines * by the amount of new services launched in 2016 have signed up for Europe’ s biggest route development forum.
The top three – Ryanair, easyJet and Wizz Air – released 406 new services between them a year ago and they will all available for meeting demands at Ways Europe 2017 .
The rest of the carriers in 2016’ s i9000 top 20 who will be on the event include Vueling (76 services), American Airlines (68 services), Flybe (47 services), Transavia (45 services), Eurowings (35 services), SunExpress (35 services), Blue Air (32 services), Germania (32 services), Norwegian (32 services) and Jet2. com (27 services).
Other significant airlines are WOW air , Icelandair , Scandinavian Airlines , Alitalia, Hong Kong Airlines plus airBaltic. Latvia’ s Riga-based airBaltic recently became the first commercial owner of Bombardier CS300 aircraft plus plans to add at least 10 brand new routes to its network this season.
Airline representatives will offer ‘ Route Exchange Briefings’ for airports plus tourism authorities that want to learn more regarding route planning, and there will be discussions and panel discussions about modern aviation issues at the conference element of Paths Europe, the Strategy Summit.
Probably the most senior airline network planners through over 100 airlines will be one of the 1, 200 delegates attending Ways Europe 2017 at the Belfast Lake shore between 23 and 25 Apr.
See the attendee list to find out who else has confirmed their own attendance at the event.
* Source: ould -. aero’ s New Route Data source.