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  • Mexico to open new mega airport in 2018

    Mexico plans to build a new international airport serving Mexico City, targeting a speedy 2018 opening after years of delays.

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  • Uruguay seeks new investor for Pluna after Leadgate's withdrawal

    The government of Uruguay has reassumed control of Pluna, the nation's principal airline, after the carrier's...

  • Argentina caps aviation fuel prices

    The Argentinean government has ordered local aviation fuel providers to cap their prices at a maximum based on...

  • Bolivia reverses ban on ageing aircraft

    Bolivia's civil aviation directorate has reversed a decision banning aircraft older than 25 years from operating...

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  • 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.
  • Brazil flight crew strike grounds 9% of domestic flights

    News | 22 Jan 2015 21:06 | Rainer Uphoff

    ​The first of a series of one-hour strikes by pilots and flight attendants in Brazil has led to the cancellation of 9% of domestic flights today.
  • Mexico's TAR to add more ERJ-145s and boost network

    News | 22 Jan 2015 16:58 | Rainer Uphoff

    ​Mexican regional start-up Transportes Aereos Regionales (TAR) plans to launch eight new destinations from its Queretaro base and add six more Embraer ERJ-145s this year.
  • Brazil's airlines face pilot and flight attendant strikes

    News | 20 Jan 2015 14:45 | Rainer Uphoff

    ​The Brazilian Airline Employee Union SNA has started a series of one-hour work walk-outs, which could impact air travel in Brazil from 22 January if no agreement is reached with the airlines.
  • Avianca operates first 787 revenue flight

    News | 16 Jan 2015 17:06 | Rainer Uphoff

    Colombia’s Avianca operated today its first revenue Boeing 787-8 service from Bogota to New York John F Kennedy.
  • Venezuela international airfare sales drop sharply in 2014

    News | 16 Jan 2015 17:00 | Rainer Uphoff

    Sales of international airfares in Venezuela in 2014 were halved as a result of the country's currency crisis, which has held up $3.5 billion in foreign airline revenues.