On 7-9 of June 2010 in Kharkiv will take a place the largest regional branch event for airports and air carriers – Routes CIS forum.

The event will take place at the World Forum for the development of airways, International Routes Development Forum, which is one of the major aviation events worldwide. Traditionally, the event brings together senior representatives of airports, airlines, suppliers, investors, international and regional associations, national tourism organizations and journalists. Routes does not follow the traditional formats of conferences or seminars – the forum consists of the previously planned (scheduled) 20-minute business meetings, providing a real opportunity to establish new and strengthen old contacts in the global airline industry. Those meetings are aimed to develop and expand the range of flight routes.

Kharkiv will become the first city in the CIS, which will host the International Forum of air carriers and airports. The honorary right to hold the event the city has conquered from Russian airports. That became possible due to the dynamic development of the Kharkiv airport, which a group of companies DCH (www.dch.com.ua) and its owner, Alexander Yaroslavsky implements within the preparation of the city to the Euro 2012 occasion. Thus, the event is unique, due to the fact  that in one place will gather the heads of all 260 airports of CIS, representatives of foreign airports and airlines around the world who are planning to develop their routes on the territory of the post-Soviet union.

Along with the forum Routes CIS inside the building of a new terminal International Airport Kharkiv will take place the Conference and Exhibition of  Ukrainian aviation industry - AEROFORUM.UA. This is the first and the largest event of such kind in Ukraine of B2B format, conducted with an aim to develop the airport business and to exchange international experience. AEROFORUM.UA has several objectives, including raising the status of the city and the International airport Kharkiv, signing contracts with leading airlines of the world, establishing trade contacts, creation of necessary platform for the development of the business-component of the Kharkiv airport. Industry experts will discuss plans for the development of airport infrastructure in Ukraine and the CIS, as well as talk about the investment and management of airports.

Organizers of AEROFORUM.UA are International Airport Kharkiv and the company «Invest in Kharkiv», the general partner of the Forum is  DCH group.

Activities, as was mentioned above, will hold a place in the new terminal of International Airport Kharkiv (Ukraine, Kharkiv, Aeroflotskaya str., 1), construction of which by the group of companies DCH is close to its completion. Investor of  the construction is Alexander Yaroslavskyy, the beneficiary of the group, the general investor and coordinator of Kharkiv preparation for Euro 2012. Accreditation for media representatives have already begun. It involves three levels of access to the forum, depending on the target audience of media and conditions for media cooperation with the organizers of AEROFORUM.UA. For more information, please call +38 057 728 18 26, or visit the official Internet site of activities - www.aeroforum.ua.