CO had intended to do EWR
/CLO, but the company itself decided not to persue the application after the general downturn in demand that followed 9/11.
It thinks it is now in a position to make a profitable run from Houston. Colombia is guided by the bilateral agreement, but in general it is open to more carriers serving the country. Examples are Air Madrid and Air Plus Comet from Madrid. AA
had a delay in serving MDE
, but has been doing so for a couple of years now.