News Listings for Bogota - El Dorado International

  • Bogota to get second airport as El Dorado continues expansion

    News | 23 Jan 2015 15:17 | Rainer Uphoff

    Bogota El Dorado International airport will expand its passenger capacity by almost 50% by 2021, and Colombia will build a secondary airport focused on cargo operations by 2017.
  • ALTA: Airlines seek greater control at airports

    News | 15 Nov 2013 21:16 | Edward Russell

    Latin American airlines are eager to gain greater control of airports, and are also calling for technology upgrades.
  • LAN Colombia plans Bogota-Aruba flights

    News | 11 Sep 2013 19:17 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    <p>LAN Colombia will launch non-stop flights between Bogota and Aruba from 1 December.</p><p>The carrier will fly twice-weekly on the route with Airbus A320...
  • American to launch new Bogota flight

    News | 15 Jul 2013 14:59 | Edward Russell

    <p>American Airlines will launch new nonstop flights between Dallas-Fort Worth and Bogota, Colombia, from 21 November.</p><p>The once daily flight will be operated...
  • Avianca plans Bogota-Cancun flights

    News | 28 May 2013 21:39 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    <p>Latin American airline Avianca will launch flights between Bogota and Cancun from 15 July.</p><p>The Star Alliance carrier will operate four-times weekly...
  • Ex-Avianca CEO leading consortium in bid for Bogota airport

    News | 03 May 2006 03:03 | Rainer Uphoff

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <p class=MsoNormal>Former Avianca president Juan Emilio Posada’s consulting firm Stratis is to lead one of the consortia in a bid for Bogota Airport, the tender process for which is due to begin later this month.</p> <p class=MsoNormal>Speaking to <i style='mso-bidi-font-style:normal'>ATI</i> at the Latin American Airline CEO Conference in Miami, Posada revealed how his consortium is structured: “The investment banker behind our proposal is Citigroup, the airport operator is China’s CAHC and the [Colombian] construction company is Conalvias S.A.”</p> <p class=MsoNormal>Canada’s SNC-Lavalin is the designated advisor for airport design. CAHC is China Southern Airlines’ Capital Airport Holding Company, the operator <o:p></o:p></p> <p class=MsoNormal>of one of Beijing airport’s two terminals.</p> <p class=MsoNormal>Posada says he will apply “a dynamic management culture” to the airport