Wesley Charnock

Editor-in-Chief, Routes

Manchester, UK


Wesley Charnock is Editor-in-Chief of Routes, the global route development community's leading event and media brand. Routes is part of the Aviation Week Network.


From Routes’ UK headquarters Wesley leads the content team which offers best-in-class on-stage conferences, print publications and digital news.


Wesley joined Routes in 2016 after a diverse career in journalism which encompassed editing defence magazines, leading an award-winning business news team with an output in excess of 100 stories a day, and covering global politics.


He holds a degree in English Literature and Language from the University of Manchester.



Route Development The Key Priority For Smaller U.S. Airports

By Wesley Charnock Dec 10, 2021
Supporting airline partners to grow networks, keep fares low and reduce leakage to larger hubs is the most effective use of CARES funding for smaller U.S. airports.
Airports & Routes

Startup Flyv Aims To Connect The Unconnected

By Wesley Charnock Nov 23, 2021
The airline, which is aiming to launch in Europe in 2023, plans to offer on-demand service between poorly connected markets with a heavy focus on business travelers.
Airlines & Lessors

Australian Startup Bonza Seeks Long-Term Airport Partnerships

By Wesley Charnock Nov 10, 2021
Bonza Airline CEO Tim Jordan tells the Aviation Week Network about the new LCC's plans to stimulate point-to-point routes.
Airlines & Lessors