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by juanchito
Sun Nov 15, 2020 3:34 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

Surprise visit yesterday in Guatemala



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by juanchito
Mon Nov 02, 2020 8:28 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

Eastern Airlines will start weekly schedule flights to GUA starting November 28, flights will be operated by 767 on Saturdays.

JFK - GUA 10:00 - 14:30
GUA - JFK 16:35 - 23:05

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by juanchito
Tue Oct 27, 2020 1:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

SJOtoLIR wrote:
avi8 wrote:
GUA-FRS

Is TAG already flying Guatemala City - Flores ?


Yes they are already flying GUA-FRS and GUA-SAP

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by juanchito
Sat Oct 24, 2020 10:23 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: FedEx in Latin America
Replies: 15
Views: 2414

Re: FedEx in Latin America

Hi all. Someone asked be the other day about FedEx’s presence in Latin America and I ended up having the same question. FedEx flies from Memphis to Mexico, Panama, and Costa Rica (I’ve seen the flights on flightradar). But something I noticed is that no FedEx planes actually fly to the other countr...

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by juanchito
Thu Oct 15, 2020 12:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Sunwing to resume flights in November
Replies: 8
Views: 1870

Re: Sunwing to resume flights in November

I noticed earlier this summer that Sunwing were doing a few ad-hoc agriculture worker flights from Guatemala/Mexico to Canada. I suppose the flow will be reversed soon when the various harvests are completed in Canada. Lots of flights have being done by Sunwing to Guatemala. There is one Schedule f...

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by juanchito
Sat Sep 26, 2020 12:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

Jonathan Layton, TAG Airlines CEO passed away yesterday because of Covid19, he was 40 years old.

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by juanchito
Fri Sep 25, 2020 4:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

Also there has been 50 charter flights from Canada to Guatemala to pick up workers. Planes and Airlines that has been used 737-800 from Flair 737-800 from Sunwing A321 from Hifly A320 from Air Canda 767-300 from Air Canada 787-8 from Air Canada A321 from Air Transat A330 from Air Transat Regards. D...

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by juanchito
Fri Sep 25, 2020 2:33 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

Also there has been 50 charter flights from Canada to Guatemala to pick up workers.
Planes and Airlines that has been used
737-800 from Flair
737-800 from Sunwing
A321 from Hifly
A320 from Air Canda
767-300 from Air Canada
787-8 from Air Canada
A321 from Air Transat
A330 from Air Transat

Regards.

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by juanchito
Fri Sep 25, 2020 2:30 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

Copa has finally started operations in Guatemala today.

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by juanchito
Tue Sep 22, 2020 1:05 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

So now all 7 countries have borders open. Hope aviation in Central America recover quickly.

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by juanchito
Tue Sep 15, 2020 12:47 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

avi8 wrote:
NK was flying FLL-GUA on a daily basis and was increasing it to twice daily before the pandemic hit. It was also going to increase MCO-GUA to daily in July.


Yes they where going to duplicate flights to Guatemala. Maybe to challenge Frontier.

Regards.

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by juanchito
Tue Sep 15, 2020 12:46 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

what happened to B6 and GUA. Weren't they supposed to commence GUA? Prior to the Covid-19 crisis, some US airlines announced an incursion in Central America, adding some 2020 new routes that obviously didn't come into fruition: F9 MIA-SAL, F9 ONT-GUA, F9 BWI-SAL, F9 MIA-GUA, F9 ONT-SAL and B6 JFK-G...

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by juanchito
Thu Sep 10, 2020 6:57 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

SJOtoLIR wrote:
juanchito wrote:
New flights from Jetblue to Costa Rica

Where will jetBlue come from ?
New York JFK, Boston, Orlando, Ft. Lauderdale ?


jaja forgot that. From KLAX.

Juanchito

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by juanchito
Thu Sep 10, 2020 1:12 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

Tag Airlines will resume flights on October 5.

Juanchito

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by juanchito
Thu Sep 10, 2020 1:11 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

New flights from Jetblue to Costa Rica

Liberia, Costa Rica Daniel Oduber Quirós International Airport (LIR)*
Launching December 18, 2020 | 2x weekly | MINT on select flights

San José, Costa Rica Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO)*
Launching December 18, 2020 | 1x daily

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by juanchito
Wed Sep 02, 2020 1:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

So no inner Central American flights by now. Can't find reliable information about the current status of the airports in El Salvador and Honduras. Honduras started receiving flight from de US. Inner Central American flights will depende to much from Avianca in El Salvador and Copa (They have starte...

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by juanchito
Wed Sep 02, 2020 1:35 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

Guatemala will open La Aurora airport on September 18. https://twitter.com/guatemala_dgac/status/1300654168638660608?s=20 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EgzaEDoWAAAET48?format=jpg Thank god. It was about time. Let’s see which airlines decide to operate the first few weeks. For sure the US Airlines and...

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by juanchito
Fri Aug 07, 2020 2:10 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

Guatemala has again delay to september 1 for openning the airports, maybe mid august for domestic operations.

Regards

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by juanchito
Fri Jul 17, 2020 12:02 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

New tentative date: August 01st. Local authorities declared firmly once again about the resumption of the Costa Rican airports for August 01st. IB, UA and LH are keeping the intended dates for their returning flights at SJO. As far as I know, all the Latin American countries are even banned for tho...

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by juanchito
Fri Jun 19, 2020 12:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

Guatemala has posponed the opening of La Aurora until August 15 this year. https://scontent.fgua3-2.fna.fbcdn.net/v/l/t1.0-9/s960x960/104570224_4647226615302691_1146405070974485213_o.jpg?_nc_cat=103&_nc_sid=8024bb&_nc_ohc=q9IjlGij5SIAX-_q1s7&_nc_ht=scontent.fgua3-2.fna&_nc_tp=7&o...

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by juanchito
Wed May 27, 2020 12:20 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

Dieuwer wrote:
Is TAG still in business?


Yes, but grounded, they have being offering cargo flights

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by juanchito
Thu May 21, 2020 7:30 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

Speaking about these 787s, the medical supplies were properly packed among their seats, in the overhead compartment and in the baggage area. Many airlines around the world have temporarily transformed thier wide-bodies, in order to grab a chunk of the cargo component. This wasn't the case of Aerome...

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by juanchito
Thu May 21, 2020 6:36 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

I've read multiple reports about the Boeing 787 from Aeromexico in Central America lately and carrying medical supplies. Guatemala, Honduras and Costa Rica have seen this plane, in the past weeks. I think all these flights came from China. Yes they have also gone to the caribean and South America. ...

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by juanchito
Thu May 21, 2020 1:02 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

I was looking at traffic movements at SAP & TGU. Right now (May 20 at 1:36 pm EST), there is a TUI Fly (JAF8331) 787-8 headed to SAP from HAM. Hopefully I'll see the contrail as it comes over here in Miami. Any of you know what this flight is about? Is there a sizable German population in Hondu...

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by juanchito
Sun May 10, 2020 11:08 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

SJOtoLIR wrote:
SJOtoLIR wrote:
both SJO and LIR wouldn't be opened again on May 15th as scheduled before.


Update: All the Costa Rican borders will be close till June 15th.


Guatemala will be closed until June 30

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by juanchito
Wed May 06, 2020 2:40 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: COVID-19 Cargo Discussion Thread (Cargo Operators and Passenger Airlines Operating Cargo Only Flights)
Replies: 574
Views: 78767

Re: Lots of PVG (Shanghai) - MEX flights everyday, medical supplies?

AM has been chartering out its fleet of 787s for cargo only flights in order to bring in revenue. The Mexican government established an airbridge between MEX and PVG to bring much needed medical equipment (N-95 mask, ventilators, etc.) into the country and chartered a total of 20 787 flights from A...

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by juanchito
Thu Apr 30, 2020 9:51 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

http://www.dgac.gob.gt/index.php/la-aurora/2017-3
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Finally the Guatemala DGAC published stats, just international pax, will add the local traffic in a later post.

1,489,588 - In Pax
1,493,454 - Out pax
2,983,042 - Total

Source
http://www.dgac.gob.gt/index.php/la-aurora/2017-3

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by juanchito
Wed Apr 29, 2020 1:07 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

SPS will receive on May 1 a A350 from LATAM, the flight is a rescue flight for British citizens.
Planned route is the following BOG-SAP-LHR

They also receive in the past days a 777 from Privilege Style

Regards

Juanchito

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by juanchito
Wed Apr 29, 2020 1:03 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

La Aurora will algo got the visit from Aeromexico B787-9 and there are 4 more flights planned in may.

This is a picture I took



Regards

Juanchito

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by juanchito
Tue Mar 31, 2020 2:56 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

For the first time in Guatemala a Airbus A350-900 from Evelop

Here are some pictures we took today

This is my picture



The other 3 from collegues






Regards

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by juanchito
Sat Mar 28, 2020 1:38 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

Guatemala Rescue flights have been: Wamos 747-400 1 flight, here are more pictures 5944133 5945777 Eastern 767-300 and 767-200 5 flights have been done with 2 more schedule 5932977 5941379 American Airlines 737-800 At least 12 flights have been done Chronos Aviation 737-200 2 flights where done. 593...

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by juanchito
Sat Mar 28, 2020 1:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II
Replies: 1993
Views: 339532

Re: Coronavirus Aviation Related News & Discussion Thread - March 2020 - Part II

U.S. just announced evac flights from Guatemala. How is this being executed: airline/charter company, equipment, etc.? US Government charter AA flights with 737-800 at least 12 flight from DFW have departed. Eastern Airlines are doing some charter also, but no organized by the US Government equipme...

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by juanchito
Fri Mar 27, 2020 12:53 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

Wamos 747-400 landed today in La Aurora to pickup stranded European citizens and it drop 41 citizens from Guatemala.
Tomorrow will depart to SAL then SPS then MAD.

Could take this picture today



Regards.

Juanchito

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by juanchito
Tue Mar 17, 2020 12:25 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

Guatemala president has decided to closed all inbound and outbound international flights, just local flights will be operating and cargo local and international flights.
I think Honduras did the same.

Regards.

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by juanchito
Tue Feb 25, 2020 5:44 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

For the first time in Guatemala a Boeing 747-8F from Cargolux

Was able to take this picture.


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by juanchito
Wed Feb 05, 2020 1:22 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

Boeing has produced 7 737-9 MAX for Copa So, one plane has been missing from my records: ........Type....................Registration......Delivery date Boeing 737-9MAX.....HP-9901CMP......31-08-2018 Boeing 737-9MAX.....HP-9902CMP......02-11-2018 Boeing 737-9MAX.....HP-9903CMP......30-10-2018 Boein...

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by juanchito
Tue Feb 04, 2020 1:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

Could it be that CM will keep its E190 for some extra months while it can't fly its B737-900MAX? It makes a lot of sense. Their six 737-9 MAX are still grounded, meaning an inadequated time for the withdrawal of their E90s. The last announcement I recall is the resumption of the MAX fleet for May 2...

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by juanchito
Sun Jan 19, 2020 1:20 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

As long as AA keeps SAP-DFW, which it seems it will be the case (pretty solid in the holidays both ways), I'd be fine. However, the AV moves is going to make flying from Honduras to the U.S more expensive as SAP-MIA and SAP-JFK will be going for good. AV’a retreat really is surprising. The only cit...

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by juanchito
Thu Jan 16, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

estefanovich wrote:
JetBlue will start JFK-GUA daily on June 1st using A320.



Finally it is official

JFK - GUA Flight #625 - 7:00 p.m. – 10:15 p.m.
GUA - JFK Flight #628 - 11:25 p.m. – 6:00 a.m. (+1)

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by juanchito
Sun Jan 05, 2020 6:32 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

SAL passenger for 2019 Out.................1,239,928 In....................1,235,077 Transit.............1,217,851 Transfer...........37,485 Total...............3,730,341 http://elblog.com/inicio/el-2019-fue-el-ano-que-mas-pasajeros-atendieron-en-el-aeropuerto-internacional-de-el-salvador-en-su-hist...

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by juanchito
Sun Jan 05, 2020 6:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

I would like the following routes.

Jetblue JFK-GUA with A320
Avianca SAL-FRS with ATR72
KLM or Air France or Lufthansa from Europe to GUA.

Juanchito

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by juanchito
Tue Dec 31, 2019 5:27 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 398
Views: 41248

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2020

Happy New Year guys.
@2travel2know2 that is a great wishlist

My only wishlist is that second European airlines starts service to GUA to compete with Iberia. KLM, Air France or Lufthansa.

Regards.

Juanchito

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by juanchito
Tue Dec 31, 2019 12:27 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 1496
Views: 257129

Re: JetBlue Network Thread - 2019

Is the GUA route official announced? Haven't found any information. Civil Aviation Director of Guatemala hinted in a tweet with a picture from and airplane interior that is B6 https://twitter.com/FrancisArguetaA/status/1208388285934055426?s=20 Loos like the director deleted his tweet. I wonder if t...

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by juanchito
Sat Dec 28, 2019 1:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: JetBlue Network Thread - 2019
Replies: 1496
Views: 257129

Re: JetBlue Network Thread - 2019

Alright, I'll go out on a limb and make the following predictions for 2020 announcements (some of which are virtually guaranteed): - JFK-GUA and JFK-UIO are announced (probably on the A321neo) Is the GUA route official announced? Haven't found any information. Civil Aviation Director of Guatemala h...

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by juanchito
Sat Dec 28, 2019 12:22 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 353
Views: 45311

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2019

https://twitter.com/FrancisArguetaA/sta ... 55426?s=20
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Their are strong rumors in Guatemala that Jetblue will announce flights to GUA from JFK

Civil Aviation Director of Guatemala hinted in a tweet with a picture from and airplane interior that is B6
https://twitter.com/FrancisArguetaA/sta ... 55426?s=20

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by juanchito
Wed Dec 18, 2019 6:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 353
Views: 45311

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2019

juanchito wrote:
Excellent news for GUA and SAL


Update
GUA-MIA daily
GUA-ONT daily

SAL-BWI daily
SAL-MIA 3 weekly
SAL-ONT 3 weekly

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by juanchito
Wed Dec 18, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 353
Views: 45311

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2019

Excellent news for GUA and SAL

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by juanchito
Fri Nov 15, 2019 5:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 353
Views: 45311

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2019

Volaris Guatemala will be announce soon.

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by juanchito
Fri Nov 15, 2019 5:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Central American Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 353
Views: 45311

Re: Central American Aviation Thread - 2019

Sit tight.

They won't start anytime soon.

avi8 wrote:
tphuang wrote:
B6 is going daily on JFK sjo and lir next summer. That's the highest frequency for both routes.


Still waiting for GUA to be announced

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