Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) today filed an application with the U.S. Department of Transportation to provide daily, nonstop service between Denver International Airport (DEN) and Lic. Gustavo Diaz Ordaz International Airport (PVR) in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, beginning in November 2015, subject to approvals from relevant governmental agencies.
Carrier extends flight schedule systemwide through early January 2016 and offers ten new international routes including a new, second destination in Costa Rica, as well as new flights connecting U.S. cities from coast to coast
Volaris (NYSE: VLRS and BMV: VOLAR) as part of their active expansion plan today announced the introduction of new international service from Cancun, Quintana Roo to the city of San Juan in Puerto Rico, effective July 2nd operating with two flights per week.
Aeromexico announces the beginning of its new direct flight between Mexico City and Vancouver on December 9th, 2015, as the third destination the carrier serves in Canada, together with Toronto and Montreal.
Registration opened today for the 2015 FCCA Conference & Trade Show, taking place in Cozumel, Mexico from October 5-9, 2015. The event will gather over 1,000 cruise tourism stakeholders and more than 100 FCCA Member Line executives, presidents and CEOs for a four-day series of meetings, workshops and networking opportunities.
Grupo Aeromexico (Mexico: AEROMEX.MX) and Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) have filed an application with the Mexican Comision Federal de Competencia Economica (Federal Economic Competition Commission) for a Joint Cooperation Agreement on flights between the United States and Mexico.
For the month of April 2015, Copa Holdings' system-wide passenger traffic (RPM) increased 1.6% year over year, while capacity increased 7.0%. As a result, system load factor for April 2015 was 72.7%, a 3.9 percentage point decrease when compared to April 2014.
The FCCA Central America Cruise Summit closed last week after successfully linking local stakeholders and cruise line executives to develop mutual understanding and business relationships. Taking place in San Salvador from May 13, the event offered a chance to meet with executives from FCCA's 19 Member Lines for a series of meetings, workshops and networking opportunities.
Grupo Aeromexico transported 1 million 512 thousand passengers in April; an 11.6% year-on-year increase. International passenger numbers increased by 18.6%, while domestic passenger numbers increased by 8.5%.