Tag: Mexico

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IATA rejects Mexico City airport’s decision to reduce capacity

IATA, the (International Air Transport Association), has rejected and challenged the Mexican government's decision to reduce the capacity of Mexico City International Airport (AICM) to 43 operations per hour. The association has further called on the authorities to seek alternative measures to th...

WestJet celebrates addition of flights to Mexico from Vancouver

WestJet has celebrated an expansion to its winter schedule serving British Columbia's Lower Mainland, further enhancing its sun and leisure connectivity from Vancouver International Airport to some of Mexico's most popular destinations. Additionally, as part of its connectivity to Mexico, W...

American Airlines Celebrates 80 Years in Mexico With Record Growth in the Country

American Airlines is celebrating 80 years of service to Mexico this month. In 1942, the airline launched service from Dallas to Mexico City with a Douglas DC-3 aircraft, first stopping in Monterrey to refuel. With this flight, Mexico became the airline’s second international destination, follow...

Emirates appoints Discover the World as its general sales agent in Mexico

Emirates appoints Discover the World as its general sales agent in Mexico

Emirates has appointed Discover the World as its General Sales Agent (GSA) for its passenger business in Mexico. This decision helps Emirates strengthen its presence and outreach to potential customers in the Mexican market in light of increasing demand and frequency of flights between Dubai, B...

Menzies Aviation lands new contracts in Mexico

Menzies Aviation, the global aviation logistics specialist, today announces several new ground services contracts in Mexico, where it now operates at 31 airports. The contracts are with American Airlines, Aeroflot, Air Canada, Delta Air Lines, Flair Airlines, Frontier Airlines and TAG Airlines, a...

Volaris reports December 2021 traffic results

Volaris reports December 2021 traffic results

Volaris, the ultra-low-cost airline serving Mexico, the United States, Central and South America reports its December 2021 preliminary traffic results. In December 2021, passenger demand (RPMs) in the domestic Mexican and international markets for Volaris increased 34.9% and 10.8%, respec...

WestJet extends international sun flight suspension

WestJet extends international sun flight suspension

WestJet has extended its temporary suspension of international flights to holiday destinations in Mexico and the Caribbean until June 4, 2021. (more…)...

Volaris Reports Fourth Quarter 2019 Results

Volaris Reports Fourth Quarter 2019 Results

Volaris, the ultra-low-cost airline serving Mexico, the United States and Central America, today announces its financial results for the fourth quarter 2019. The following financial information, unless otherwise indicated, is presented in accordance with the International Financial Reporting Sta...

Emirates to expand reach in Mexico via enhanced agreement with Interjet Airlines

Emirates to expand reach in Mexico via enhanced agreement with Interjet Airlines

Emirates, the world's largest international airline and Interjet Airlines, one of the fastest growing airlines in North America, have announced an enhanced interline agreement, which is set to open new routes and destinations for passengers travelling between Mexico, the Gulf and Middle East and be...

Turkish Airlines starts flights to Mexico City and Cancun

Turkish Airlines starts flights to Mexico City and Cancun

Turkish Airlines has grown its long-haul route network from Istanbul Airport into the Americas after starting flights to Mexico City and Cancun. The flights to Mexico City and Cancun, the 18th and 19th destinations of the airline’s network in Americas, started operating three days a week on a ...

GAP moves 11th airport in Mexico on to SITA technology

GAP moves 11th airport in Mexico on to SITA technology

Grupo Aeroportuario Del Pacífico (GAP) which operates airports in the Pacific region of Mexico, has moved its 11th airport onto the SITA AirportConnect Open platform. By using this world-class technology, GAP plans to drive growth by attracting international carriers to General Rodolfo Sánchez...

Emirates to launch new route to Mexico City via Barcelona

Emirates to launch new route to Mexico City via Barcelona

Emirates is to start a new daily service from Dubai International Airport to Mexico City International Airport via Barcelona - starting on 9 December 2019. The new route will be operated with a two-class Boeing 777-200LR. Emirates Airline president, Sir Tim Clark said: “We are excited to be...

American Airlines adds flights to the south

American Airlines adds flights to the south

American Airlines has added a raft of new services to the south including two new destinations to Mexico network - Huatulco (HUX) and Acapulco (ACA). American will also add a new flight to Chihuahua (CUU) in addition to five new Caribbean and eight new domestic routes. “As we looked at our...

Allegiant files application to start its first international route to Mexico

Allegiant files application to start its first international route to Mexico

Las Vegas-based Allegiant has signaled its next phase of growth by filing an application with the U.S. Department of Transportation to offer scheduled service between the US and Mexico. Allegiant currently serves more than 450 domestic routes and this will be the company's initial venture into ...

Aeroméxico and Japan Airlines start codeshare agreement

Aeroméxico and Japan Airlines start codeshare agreement

Aeroméxico and Japan Airlines will tomorrow (13 February) start their codeshare agreement to more than 20 cities in Japan after first signing into a codeshare partnership back in October 2017. Aeroméxico customers will now have the option to choose to fly on the company’s direct daily flight ...

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