Top News on Mazatlan

  • Mexicana to launch regional carrier with 13 CRJ200s

    <P>Mexicana today unveiled plans to launch a new regional carrier with a fleet of 13 second hand 50-seat Bombardier CRJ200 regional jets.</P> <P>The Mexican airline group announced at a press conference today that Mexicana Inter will launch services on 15 March and operate several domestic routes which were formerly operated by ALMA.</P> <P>Guadalajara-based ALMA was a low-cost regional carrier which operated CRJ100s and CRJ200s until last November, when it suddenly ceased operations. Mexicana says Mexicana Inter will initially operate several routes from Guadalajara, including to Puerto Vallarta, Torreon, Monterrey, Mazatlan, Chihuahua, Juarez, Veracruz and Tampico.</P> <P>Mexicana says Mexicana Inter will eventually operate 13 CRJ200s on 25 domestic routes with about 500 employees. It says Mexicana Inter has already secured a new airline concession from the Mexican government.</P> <P>ALMA also served about 25 domestic routes and operated a fleet of almost 20 CRJ100s and CRJ200s.

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  • Mexico's TAR eyes US flights

    News | 03 Jul 2014 14:04 | Rainer Uphoff

    ​Mexican regional start-up TAR Aerolineas has confirmed its first international routes to Caribbean destinations, as well as plans to launch transborder services to the USA in 2015.
  • Sun Country to up frequency of Mazatlan flights

    News | 10 Jun 2014 15:09 | Ghim-Lay Yeo

    ​Sun Country Airlines will boost the frequency of its seasonal flights from Minneapolis/St Paul to Mazatlan, Mexico from 20 December.
  • Delta seeks three more Mexico routes

    News | 01 Apr 2014 15:14 | Edward Russell

    ​Delta Air Lines has applied for authority to launch new seasonal flights to Mazatlan and San Jose del Cabo in December.
  • American seeks to codeshare on US Airways Mexico flights

    News | 07 Feb 2014 21:56 | Edward Russell

    ​American Airlines is seeking authority from the US Department of Transportation (DOT) to codeshare on all of US Airways’ flights to Mexico.
  • Interjet pilots praise Superjet performance

    News | 18 Nov 2013 16:09 | Edward Russell

    ​Interjet’s Sukhoi Superjet 100 fleet supervisor is among pilots who praise the performance of the Russian-built small jet, as the Mexican low-cost carrier continues to emphasise the high operational reliability of the aircraft.
  • Interjet puts Superjet into service

    News | 19 Sep 2013 09:14 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    Mexican carrier Interjet has performed the first revenue flights with its Sukhoi Superjet 100, putting two of the type into service on routes from Mexico City.