Panama: Operations Begin at the Darién Airfield

With an investment of $2.1 million, construction at the airfield, which is located in the community of San Vicente, Metetí, has been completed.

Thursday, June 18, 2009

Carlos Sanchez, Coordinator of the Social Investment Fund (FIS), believes that the project will contribute to the development of commerce and tourism.

According to, “The runway, 1,000 meters long and 15 meters wide, will be the biggest airfield in the province.”

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Honduras Inaugurates Tela Airfield

May 2015

It is the third terminal opened by the government, which aims to create a network of 8 airfields to encourage the development of tourism in different parts of the country.

Tela airfield in the coastal department of Atlantis, has one runway measuring 1,600 meters and is now able to receive flights by smaller aircraft. The tourism private sector expects that increased air connectivity will boost development in the area.

Honduras: The New Airport in Copan

February 2015

The inauguration scheduled for March 10th has revitalized investments in the tourism sector, while three airlines are interested in operating three weekly flights.

The Río Amarillo airfield is currently 90% complete, test flights have been made and its official opening is scheduled for March 10.

Honduras: Concession of Airfield in Copan Approved

June 2013

With an investment of $270 million plans are underway to build a runway at Aeródromo Río Amarillo, and reconstruction of the Chamelecón road up to the border of Ocotepeque.

"... A decree has been passed authorizing the execution of a trust agreement for the project entitled "Financing, Construction, Operation and Maintenance of Aeródromo Río Amarillo in the municipality of Santa Rita in Copan", reported

New Airfield in Panama's South

July 2009

With a $1 million investment, an airfield will be constructed in the town of Puerto Obaldía, in Colombian border.

The $970.732 were obtained through a budget modification approved by the Budget Committee of the Legislative Assembly.

"Likewise, the Committee authorized the relocation of $1.5 million for ... the construction ... of the main field... of the Technological University of Panama", reported

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