LAS VEGAS, Oct. 7, 2013 /CNW/ - Vantage Airport Group, an
industry-leading investor, developer and manager of airports around the
world, today announced an agreement to serve as official sponsor of
Airlineroute.net until October 2015.
Airlineroute.net is the aviation industry's primary source of breaking
route announcements, schedule updates and code-share agreements and is
the online flight schedule blog from Routesonline, which in partnership
with news platform, The HUB, brings all the latest network news and
industry analysis to the route development community.
Updated with breaking schedule updates, Airlineroute.net is used by
thousands of airline network planners and airport aviation
professionals each day. Through this sponsorship, Vantage will reach
the airline network planning community increasing the visibility and
awareness of their network and capabilities through branding, editorial
coverage and digital media outreach.
"Vantage uses its core strengths of expertise and experience to build
deep partnerships with the carriers serving our airports and
communities," said Vantage President and CEO George Casey. "Through
this sponsorship, we will be adding even more value to the global
network planning community by working with Airlineroute.net to provide
the updated schedule and capacity information planners need to be
Paul McCann, Head of Digital Content for UBM Live is excited about this
new venture: "Routes are delighted to welcome Vantage Airport Group as
sponsor of Airlineroute.net," he explained: "Airlineroute.net is a
leading example of how we aim to produce content that truly engages our
event communities. For a long time now, Airlineroute.net has been a
prized resource of exclusive information with the airline's network
planners and our new partnership with Vantage will serve to increase
the awareness and positioning of the Vantage brand and the airports in
Notes to Editors
About Vantage Airport Group
Passionate about people, performance and place, Vantage Airport Group is
an industry-leading investor, developer and manager of airports around
the globe. With a current portfolio of 11 airports on three continents,
Vantage understands the value of building and sustaining long-term
relationships by working in partnership with local stakeholders to
identify the challenges and opportunities in each market. Twenty years
ago, Vancouver Airport Authority founded Vantage to take the management
principles and best practices honed at YVR to airports around the
world. Vantage continues to work with the award-winning Vancouver
International Airport to adapt and implement best airport practices
that consider local customs and culture, resulting in airports that are
financially stronger, more sustainable and better economic generators
for the communities and businesses they serve.
Through its own website, Airlineroute.net, or through the Breaking News
channel on Routesonline, Airline Route is the primary resource for
breaking route announcements, cancellations, new codeshare arrangements
and changes in flight schedules, including aircraft switches. A daily
newsletter provides a digest of all the day's stories and is sent
directly to recipients' inboxes every afternoon.
Airline Route is the essential source of information for network
changes. With over 30,000 unique visitors and around 1 million page
views per month, Airline Route has quickly become the 'must visit'
website for the global network planning community.
Routes organises world-renowned airline and airport networking events
through its regional and global Route Development Forums. Each year,
there is one global event and one regional event in Asia, Africa,
Europe, the Americas and CIS respectively. http://www.routesonline.com
These events are supported by an online route development forum hosted
on our website, Routesonline. The site provides airports with the ability to promote their market
opportunities and acts as the airline industry's central source of
market data and route development information.
Routes was founded in 1995 as part of the Manchester UK‐based ASM Ltd.,
a consultancy specialising in the field of route development for
Routes and ASM were acquired by UBM Aviation Worldwide Ltd in August
2010. From 1st August 2012 Routes, ASM and the Airport Cities Conference and
Exhibition become part of the UBM Live division of UBM plc.
UBM Live connects people and creates opportunities for companies across
five continents to develop new business, meet customers, launch new
products, promote their brands and expand their markets. Through
premiere brands such as MD&M, CPhI, IFSEC, TFM&A, Cruise Shipping
Miami, the Concrete Show, the Routes portfolio of events, Airport
Cities and many others, UBM Live exhibitions, conferences, awards
programs, publications, websites and training and certification
programs are an integral part of the marketing plans of companies
across more than 20 industry sectors. http://www.ubmlive.com
Follow us on twitter: @Routesonline, @TheHUBRoutes, @VictoriaRoutes,
About UBM Plc
UBM plc is a global events-led marketing services and communications
company. We help businesses do business, bringing the world's buyers
and sellers together at events and online, as well as producing and
distributing news and specialist content. Our 5,500 staff in more than
30 countries are organised into expert teams which serve commercial and
professional communities, helping them to do business and their markets
to work effectively and efficiently.
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