The Latin American and Caribbean Air Transport Association (ALTA) announces that passenger traffic grew 3.7% in January 2019

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ALTA renews its monthly traffic report | ALTA

Panama, March 14, 2019 - This year, ALTA brings developments in its Latin American and the Caribbean traffic report. The first novelty is a version of the content in Portuguese with the aim of expanding access to this analysis to the public of Brazil, the largest commercial aviation market in the region.

Aerolineas Argentinas received the award for best airline in the region by travelers

Turismo530 - Aerolíneas Argentinas es premiada por los viajeros como la mejor línea aérea de la región - , portal de Turismo

Aerolíneas Argentinas fue distinguida nuevamente en los "Traveler´s Choice Awards" que entrega el sitio especializado TripAdvisor, de acuerdo a las calificaciones y opiniones de miles de viajeros. Este año, el Grupo Aerolíneas resultó ganador en la categoría

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After complying with ICAO requirements, Honduras will have the first certified airport

Tras cumplir con exigencias de OACI, Honduras tendrá primer aeropuerto certificado

Este jueves el aeropuerto Ramón Villeda Morales de San Pedro Sula se convertirá en el primer aeropuerto certificado de Honduras, luego de ser sometido a distintos procesos de mejoramiento que exige la Organización de Aviación Civil Internacional (OACI), para poder tener una terminal más segura en sus operaciones.

American Airlines launches A321neo service with larger Airspace XL overhead luggage bins

American a contracorriente: habrá más espacio para las maletas en sus A321 neo

American Airlines habilitará un compartimento que tendrá más espacio para las maletas. La aerolínea parece ir a contracorriente y en lugar de buscar la mayor capacidad de pasajeros posible apuesta por este modelo equipado para mejorar la comodidad y conveniencia del viajero, incluyendo compartimentos de equipaje más grandes gracias al diseño de los contenedores Airspace [...]

Aerolineas Argentinas and Latam transfer more than 40 flights from Aeroparque and new hub in Ezeiza

Aerolíneas y Latam trasladan más de 40 vuelos desde Aeroparque y nace nuevo hub en Ezeiza

A partir de este lunes, el Aeroparque Jorge Newbery solo operará vuelos de cabotaje y a Uruguay. Es por eso que Aerolíneas Argentinas y Latam ya anunciaron que trasladarán a Ezeiza los vuelos que tenían desde la terminal porteña a Brasil y Chile. Aerolíneas mudará 38 frecuencias diarias como parte del proceso de desregionalización del [...]

CAPA Americas: Executives outlined potential of Latin America as an air market for all segments

Peter Cerdá, Regional Vice President for the Americas of the International Air Transport Association (IATA), along with Gisela Escobar, Vice President of Corporate Affairs of LATAM Airlines and Carlos Ozores, Director of ICF, presented their vision of the Latin American market during the panel 'Focus on key markets: From the United States to Latin America', during the first day of the CAPA Americas 2019 Aviation Summit, which ends this day in Denver, Colorado, United States.

Among the points discussed, the executives referred to issues that are gaining strength in the region, such as the proliferation of low cost airlines, countries that have improved their open sky conditions and joint ventures that have improved interoperability between airlines, connectivity, frequencies, availability and benefit especially travelers.

CAPA Americas 2019: Ejecutivos coinciden en el potencial de Latinoamérica como mercado aéreo para todos los segmentos

Peter Cerdá, Vicepresidente Regional para las Américas de la Asociación de Transporte Aéreo Internacional (IATA, en siglas en inglés), junto a Gisela Escobar, Vicepresidenta de Asuntos Corporativos de LATAM Airlines y Carlos Ozores, Director de ICF, expusieron su visión acerca del mercado latinoamericano durante el panel 'Enfoque en mercados clave: De Estados Unidos a América [...]

Sixt rent a car inaugurates new space at Ezeiza Airport

Sixt rent a car, the German company, which leads the car rental market, takes a further step in its expansion in the country. It will be located in the car rental hub located in Parking B in front of the AA 2000 building.

.:: AIRPORTNEWS EZEIZA / Sixt rent a car inaugura nuevo espacio en el Aeropuerto de Ezeiza ::.

La rentadora alemana brinda su servicio Premium con los últimos modelos del mercado; vehículos con kilometraje ilimitado, equipamiento con sistema de navegación, silla de niños, cadenas para la nieve, entre otros accesorios, lo que hace más confortable y seguro el viaje. Además brinda la posibilidad de acumular millas y puntos en los programas de pasajero frecuente asociados.

La Cita VII will be hosted in Kissimmee, Florida

La séptima edición de 'La Cita' será en Kissimmee - Dot News

Kissimmee, Florida será el epicentro de la séptima versión de "La Cita de las Américas" que se llevará a cabo en el OMNI ChampionsGate Resort; desde el 4 al 6 de septiembre. 'La Cita' es un evento dirigido a profesionales del turismo, su propósito es promover los viajes entrantes desde América Latina y el Caribe hacia los Estados Unidos.

LATAM Airlines announces an expansion plan in Colombia with an investment of USD $ 300 million

Latam anuncia expansión en Colombia con una inversión de US$300 millones

La industria aérea comercial colombiana tendrá un remezón con el plan de expansión de la aerolínea Latam que anunció que duplicará su operación doméstica, con una inversión de US$300 millones. La estrategia, cuya ejecución se dará en los próximos tres años, es "el plan de crecimiento más agresivo" desde la fusión de Lan y Tam [...]

La Cita 2019 to Be Hosted in Kissimmee - Sept 4 - 6

La Cita VII To Be Hosted in Kissimmee September 4-6, 2019

"We're very pleased to bring La Cita to Kissimmee. It is a unique destination with a great story. Besides the proximity to the major Central Florida attractions, Kissimmee's suppliers understand the needs of Latin American travelers and the OMNI ChampionsGate is a magnificent venue," said Rick Still, Managing Director of La Cita.

La Cita in Brasil Travel News

Turistas brasileiros se destacam durante apresentação no La Cita de Las Americas - Brasil Travel News

Ft Lauderdale está em festa com a chegada do La Cita de Las Americas, um dos principais eventos do turismo americano dedicado aos negócios entre Estados Unidos e America Latina. O evento que acontecerá entre os dias 4 e 6 de Setembro promete gerar excelentes negócios, bem como a criação de novos projetos.

Delta already uses facial recognition for international flights

Delta Air Lines presented its biometric facial recognition terminal at Atlanta airport, the only airport in the United States to have this system.

Delta ya emplea el sistema biométrico de reconocimiento facial en vuelos internacionales

Delta Air Lines presentó su terminal biométrica de reconocimiento facial en el aeropuerto de Atlanta, único en Estados Unidos en contar con este sistema. El oficial de Operaciones en Jefe de Delta, Gil West, comentó que durante dos años se llevó a cabo diversas pruebas de esta nueva herramienta, la cual forma parte de la [...]

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