MEXICO CITY, March 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Aeromexico, Mexico's global airline, is promoting international attendance at Tianguis Turistico 2013, offering charter flights from Chicago, Los Angeles and New York to Puebla, this year's official headquarters for the event, all in coordination and with the support of the Consejo de Promocion Turistica de Mexico ('Mexico Tourism Board') and the government of the state of Puebla.
Tianguis Turistico is a promotional business convention hosted by our country, taking place on March 17th - 20th, for which Aeromexico is one of the 550 business exhibitors that will have the opportunity to provide tourism services for more than 600 purchasing companies from 42 countries.
These flights offered by Aeromexico will allow speakers and prospective foreign promoters from Europe, Asia and Africa to take part in one of the national and international tourist industry's principal platforms held in Mexico.
The routes in question will be serviced by Boeing 737's with a capacity for 124 passengers, 12 of them in Premier Class.
Aeromexico works every day to provide its clients with world class service, creating a unique travel experience and strengthening the connectivity of various regions of the country to its 45 destinations in Mexico, 19 in the United States, 11 in Latin America, three in Europe, two in Asia and one in Canada.
Aeromexico, S.A.B. Ltd., is a holding company whose subsidiaries are engaged in commercial aviation in Mexico and the promotion of passenger loyalty programs. It has a fleet of Boeing 777, 767, 737 and the latest models of Embraer 145, 170 and 190. As of 2011, an important expansion plan began that includes the incorporation of 20 new planes and properties over the next 24 months. In 2012, Aeromexico announced that it signed a letter of intent to purchase 100 Boeing aircraft, 90 Boeing 737 MAX and 10 Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner, making it the largest investment program in Mexican aviation history.
Grupo Aeromexico operates its main hub out of Terminal 2 in the Mexico City International Airport. The Group's airlines operate more than 600 daily flights to 45 cities in Mexico, 19 in United States, 11 in Latin America, three in Europe, two in Asia and one in Canada.
Aeromexico is a founding member of SkyTeam, the global airline alliance comprised of the following 19 airlines: Aeroflot, Aerolineas Argentinas, Air Europa, Air France, Alitalia, China Airlines, China Eastern, China Southern, CSA Czech Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Kenya Airways, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Korean Air, Middle East Airlines, Saudia, TAROM Romanian Air Transport, Vietnam Airlines and Xiamen Air. SkyTeam offers all partner airline passengers a large global network with more destinations and frequencies, and improved connectivity. Passengers can accrue and redeem miles with the different partners' loyalty programs and enjoy the convenience provided at 525 airport lounges worldwide. SkyTeam offers its 552 million annual passengers more than 15,000 daily flights to 1,000 destinations in 187 countries.