Low cost carriers in the Americas continue to recover much faster than their traditional counterparts due to their lower cost structures and generally more agile networks that allow greater flexibility to take advantage of changing demand patterns.
In Latin America, the rebound in demand will be accompanied by a shifting partnership dynamic, with low-cost and ultra-low-cost operators teaming up with traditional full-service airlines to claim what remains one of the markets of most promising aviation.
At the same time, operators in the Americas are joining their counterparts around the world in striving to achieve new levels of sustainability as the industry strives to accelerate reductions in carbon emissions.
Commenting on the return of the event, CAPA CEO Derek Sadubin said:
“CAPA has developed a deep passion for bringing together innovators, disruptors and thought leaders to deliver high-level strategic insight into airline strategy and identify emerging markets. Before the COVID-19 pandemic hit, we had big plans to host the CAPA Americas summit in Puerto Rico, so we are delighted to still have the support of the Puerto Rico Tourism Company to relaunch this essential event of the industry. We look forward to showcasing this fantastic destination while reflecting on what is needed to move the aviation industry forward. “
Puerto Rico Governor Pedro Pierluisi said:
“I warmly welcome the leaders of CAPA – Center for Aviation who will be holding their CAPA Americas Aviation and LCCs Summit 2022 in Puerto Rico. Our island has a wide variety of hotels and convention facilities which each year attract an increasing number of events like theirs. Our health protocols, along with our high immunization rate, set the gold standard and positioned us as the jurisdiction in the United States with the highest immunization rate. This fact has been essential in presenting Puerto Rico as a safe travel destination and with a wide variety of tourist attractions available for everyone to enjoy. ”
Puerto Rico Tourism Company Executive Director Carlos Mercado Santiago said:
“The government of Puerto Rico is committed to facilitating the recovery of the tourism industry and its substantial and positive impact on the local and global economy. For over a year, Puerto Rico has implemented a comprehensive health and safety program specifically designed for the hospitality industry and has served as a benchmark for other destinations due to its success ”.
“Puerto Rico is very excited to host next year’s CAPA Americas Aviation and LCCs summit, as it will provide attendees with the opportunity to personally reconnect with their business partners and forge new alliances, as well as raise awareness of the potential of our island as a travel and air transport destination. access hub, ”added Mercado Santiago.
The CAPA Americas Aviation and LCCs Summit is part of CAPA’s regional summit series and is highly regarded as an industry benchmark event, providing thought leadership, valuable networking opportunities, and in-depth insight into issues and trends. that shape the local and global airline industry. CAPA is expected to release the full CAPA 2022 calendar of events later this month.
CAPA Americas Aviation & LCCs 2022 summit will be organized in accordance with Informa, the parent company of CAPA AllSecure health and safety standard. As the world’s leading event organizer, Informa has developed a comprehensive set of improved measures to provide the highest level of hygiene and safety at its events, giving everyone the confidence and confidence to participate in a safe and controlled environment. The Summit will be conducted in accordance with official government and local authority guidelines in the first instance, as well as any venue or location specific regulations.
The in-person event will also be streamed live via CAPA’s Virtual Events Series, CAPA live to provide better access to event procedures around the world.
For more information on the CAPA Americas Aviation & LCCs 2022 Summit or to register, visit amas22.capaevents.com
Pictured: Puerto Rico Governor Pedro Pierluisi with Tourism Company of Puerto Rico (PRTC) Executive Director Carlos Mercado Santiago, and Charlie McCurdy, CEO of Informa Markets, parent company of CAPA – Center for Aviation, at World Itineraries 2021 in Milan, Italy.
On Puerto Rico Tourism Corporation (PRTC)
The Puerto Rico Tourism Company (PRTC), founded in 1970, is a public corporation responsible for stimulating, promoting and regulating the development of the tourism industry in Puerto Rico. It promotes and oversees the growth of air and sea access options to maximize Puerto Rico’s position as one of the major Caribbean hubs; provides technical assistance to local and foreign entrepreneurs who wish to invest on the island, thus increasing the inventory of rooms and the diversity of entertainment options; assesses tourist facilities and implements comprehensive quality guidelines to ensure high quality product and customer satisfaction; markets Puerto Rico as a tourist destination in the local market through advertising, public relations and promotional activities; and operates regional information centers to provide residents and visitors with an enjoyable and memorable experience.
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CAPA – Center for Aviation (CAPA), part of Aviation Week Network, is the leading independent provider of aviation market information, analysis and data services covering global developments. Established in 1990, CAPA’s platforms help the aviation industry and supplier companies stay informed, stay connected to industry leaders, and be inspired to drive change. CAPA’s C-Level, In-Person and Virtual Business Travel Summits and Masterclasses attract key speakers, participants and stakeholders from the global commercial aviation industry. Understanding the aviation markets is our great strength and passion, while providing CAPA members, clients and partners with an unmatched level of expertise and insight. For more information and details on membership and events, please visit centreforaviation.com.
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