Americas Aviation Summit | 16-17 Apr 2018
Indigo Partners Managing Partner William Franke discusses Chilean ULCC JetSMART as the airline reaches its one-year milestone, Argentina’s potential, conditions in the US market and an update on Frontier Airlines, including its planned codeshare with Mexican ULCC Volaris.
Tony Davis, member of Irelandia Aviation’s advisory board discusses opportunities for ULCCs and LCCs in South America and challenges taxation and infrastructure those airlines face in spreading the model across the region.
ICF Aviation Principal Carlos Ozores provides insight into potential traffic growth in Argentina, the wave of potential JVs poised to form in Latin America, the market potential for LCCs and ULCCs in South America and how different governments approach aviation …
US DoT Director of International Aviation Brian Hedberg discusses the progress of talks between the US and the UK to create an air services agreement after Brexit, low cost competition in trans-Atlantic and US airline foreign ownership.
GoldSpring Consulting partner Neil Hammond offers an outlook on how emerging technologies could benefit the corporate travel sector and the way branded fares are being introduced into the corporate travel structure.
Executive Administrator of the Air Line Pilots Association Rick Dominguez discusses concerns of pilots a United and Delta going forward and whether a new pilot deal at Spirit Airlines could accelerate progress in negotiations at fellow ULCC Frontier.
IATA Regional Director Financial and Distribution Services for the Americas Alicia Lines discusses how emerging technologies fit into the NDC framework, GDS endorsement of NDC and also provides an update on NDC adoption in the Americas.