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Mérida’s new far-flung airport will be less convenient and cost more

According to federal infrastructure plans, the new airport will be located in the tiny community of Poxilá which has a population of under 1,000.

New Tulum airport announced to serve the Mayan Riviera

The projected cost of the new airport has not yet been announced, but preparations and preliminary studies alone are said to exceed a budget of 12 million USD.

Cancun recovers lost ground with new flights from Europe

Quintana Roo’s state tourism board says Cancun and the Riviera Maya could expect to see as many as six million tourists during the second half of 2021.

Mérida’s airport begins to recover lost ground

Traffic continues to increase at Mérida’s Manuel Crescencio Rejón international airport. The airport received an average of 5,200 passengers a day during the month of April.

New Mérida airport likely to cost over 10 billion pesos

Merida’s existing international airport is run by the private company ASUR, and is capable of accommodating airplanes as large as the...

Chichen Itza airport to relaunch?

Aircraft disembarking at Chichen Itza airport. Photo: File. Investors with Zenith Aero have announced plans to modernize and...

Governor: Alternate Merida airport under formal discussion

Merida’s international airport. Photo: Video Never mind that the Merida international airport is undergoing a massive expansion. A...

Direct flights to Miami and Houston back on schedule

Merida is about to see a return of its handy direct flights to Miami. Photo: Getty Merida's direct...

Cancun airport reopens terminal as tourism continues growth

Cancun Airport. Photo: Getty Cancun International Airport will reopen Terminal 2 on Tuesday to keep up with tourist...

Stranded British tourists take charter plane home from Merida airport

British passengers are transferred from a cruise ship off the Yucatecan coast to a Navy dock at Yucalpetén. Photo: Facebook

Border shutdown hits both roads and airports

Passengers wait at Benito Juarez airport of Mexico City while wearing face masks as a preventive measurement against the spread of...

Yucatan adds coronavirus prevention measures at schools, highways and airport

Yucatan Gov. Mauricio Vila addresses reporters at the Merida International Airport. Photo: Courtesy With the World Health Organization...

False bomb threat delays plane, tourists in Cancun

Sniffer dogs check passengers' luggage at Cancun International Airport. Photo: Twitter Soldiers boarded a plane at Cancun International...

Mexico City airport plan hits snag as judge halts work at...

A rendering of the Felipe Angeles Airport at Santa Lucía Air Force Base, approximately 29 miles north of Mexico City's center....

Runway expansion is 1st of many projects coming at Cancun airport

The Cancun International Airport's runway expansion will make takeoffs and landing go more quickly. Photo: Courtesy Cancun, Q....

Rare commercial flight to land at Chichen Itza airport

By early afternoon today, Chichen Itza International Airport will have welcomed its first commercial flight in many years.

New Havana flights begin as Merida airport director urges more Caribbean...

With another flight connecting the city to Havana, the group operating the airport is building on the Peninsula's Caribbean connection.

Miami airport has double ‘blue flu’ trouble

Miami International Airport will close a terminal early for three days because of a shortage of screeners.

With 14% more passengers in 2018, Merida airport breaks records

The international airport handled 14 percent more travelers in 2018, setting new record for the year, management announced.

AMLO, airport investors resolve dispute and peso rallies

The peso jumped 1.2 percent to a six-week high after news that a majority of bondholders backing the new Mexico City airport accepted the government's offer to buy back $1.8 billion in debt.

Good luck with that connecting flight in Mexico City

Mexico City's current airport. Photo: Getty Catching a connecting flight in Mexico City, already a challenging task, will...

Multiple airlines add flights to Cancun as tourism continues to rise

The region's global air connectivity continues to grow with new, direct international flights to the Cancun International Airport as well as increased capacity on several existing routes.

Ties between Russia and Mexico appear to tighten

Major investment from Moscow in the Mayan Riviera and other areas was offered during a meeting between Mexico's president elect and the Russian ambassador.

New Mexico City airport rejected in referendum; results questioned

Voters told authorities to scrap the construction of a partly-built multibillion-dollar airport near Mexico City in a referendum that ended Sunday.