Miami, Florida – October 10, 2012 – The Avinode Marketplace, the world’s leading marketplace for air charter professionals, has seen a 56% increase in demand from the U.S. market during 2012, despite a 3% decrease in business jet activity in the region. This year, the system has tallied upwards of 27,000 flight requests a month from users in the Americas, up from a monthly average of 15,000 in 2011.
“Marketplace usage in the United States has increased drastically in the past year particularly with respect to flight requests in the system,” says Per Marthinsson, Avinode Co-founder and Managing Director of Marketplace Americas. “We expect to see this trend continue into 2013 as our newer members discover the heightened level of efficiency the Avinode e-workflow can provide.”
The Avinode Marketplace is the world's leading tool for buying and selling air charter online. Over 6,000 aviation professionals use Avinode daily to buy and sell charter flights worldwide. More than, 3000 aircraft currently listed in the marketplace, which features online quoting, availability reports, integrated scheduling, empty leg reports, and safety data.
Corporate headquarters is in Gothenburg, Sweden with two sales offices in the Americas, Avinode Inc., in Miami, Florida, USA and Avinode Latin America in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. For more information, visit www.avinode.com