Aero Expo Panama Pacifico 2016 (AEPP 2016) took place on April 21 and 22 at the Panama Pacifico International Airport. The main objectives of this event were to promote general and executive aviation (helicopters and aircraft) and to present Panama as a regional hub for this industry, as well as offering new markets for regional businesses, attract foreign investors who can provide new services and create opportunities for employment in the region. AEPP was designed […]
Plus Ultra Airlines has teamed up with Aquatravel, a travel wholesaler based in Valencia, Spain, for charter flights to several Latin American destinations, the airline reported in a statement.
The Valencia wholesale agreement will enable the airline, founded by former Director General of Air Madrid, Julio Martinez, to fly weekly to Cayo Santa Maria and Holguin, two Cuban destinations where no other Spanish company currently operates.
Thanks to the agreement between the two companies, passengers […]
Panama is attracting airlines from all over the world due to the incentives the Government offers to those companies that link up with the Hub of the Americas of the Panamanian Aviation Company (Compañía Panameña de Aviación -COPA).
This has increased interest in the country as a travel destination.
Without a doubt, the airlines offer alternatives to those travelers who do not want to go to the United States to take flights to Europe or […]
During the last edition of the Summit of senior executives from Emirates airline, they received a high level delegation from Central America and Latin America as part of an official visit to the headquarters of Emirates in Dubai.
The airline, which will begin daily flights to and from Panama, now seeks to examine opportunities of mutual benefit, improve relations and further stimulate the flow of commercial traffic and tourism between Dubai and Panama, as well […]
Air Europa, Spain’s third largest airline, started operations on Friday, December 4, with charter flights from Barajas International Airport, Madrid, to Tocumen International Airport, in Panama City. The flights will arrive on Friday at midday and will depart the following Friday at 2 pm. There will be a total of 16 flights until March 2016, with the possibility of becoming a regular frequency, depending on the demand.
This route will take passengers to Colón where […]
With an increase of the departure tax to $50.00 from January, 2016, Panama City will have the highest tax in Central America. It is followed by El Salvador, $40.27; Honduras, $39.72; Guatemala $30.00 and Costa Rica, $29.00.
Tocumen International Airport authorities indicate that this increase will improve the cash flow of the terminal, a key point as it makes a bond issue for $625 million to finance the current expansion project. Tocumen informed the Panama […]