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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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  • Paraguay's Sol plans regional re-launch

    News | 18 Sep 2014 13:24 | Rainer Uphoff

    Grounded carrier Sol del Paraguay Lineas Aereas, which stopped operating in 2012, plans to reinvent itself as a regional airline with domestic Cessna Caravan EX operations expected to start in December.
  • Colombia's Easyfly starts ATR 42-500 operations

    News | 15 Sep 2014 19:06 | Rainer Uphoff

    Bogota-based regional airline Easyfly has started to operate its first ATR 42-500 aircraft as the airline prepares to replace its current BAe Jetstream J41 fleet with ATR turboprops.
  • South American aviation needs integration push: IDB study

    News | 15 Sep 2014 18:51 | Rainer Uphoff

    The Washington DC-based Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) sees a need for new structures and policies to transform the expected high traffic growth in South America into a driver for regional aviation integration beyond the continent's large metropolitan areas.
  • Respite for Aerolineas as truce eases labour tensions

    News | 11 Sep 2014 13:24 | Rainer Uphoff

    Five unions representing the employees of Aerolineas Argentinas have formed a common front against the airline for the first time since its re-nationalisation in 2008, although initial short-term strike threats have been pushed back to allow for negotiations.
  • Chile's PAL reportedly closing down

    News | 10 Sep 2014 13:03 | Rainer Uphoff

    Chile's PAL Airlines, which was grounded by the country's civil aviation authority DGAC last month for the second time this year, is reportedly closing down indefinitely.
  • Brazil plans new executive airport to open slots at Congonhas

    News | 09 Sep 2014 19:46 | Rainer Uphoff

    ​Brazil hopes to create additional commercial aviation slots at Sao Paulo Congonhas airport with the a new privately-owned and operated metropolitan executive and general aviation airport in Sao Roque area of Sao Paulo state.