The airline VivaColombia may put an end to its flights to the terminal arguing that the increase airport tax of $15 to $32 has affected occupancy levels on their flights.
The airline from Colombia is trying to reach an agreement with the authorities of Tocumen SA in order to maintain operations at the terminal in Howard, but stated that if they are unable to do so, they will suspend flights to the airport and use Tocumen instead, starting from March 2016.
As of August 15 airport tax for passengers transiting the Panama Pacific airport will will rise from $15 to $34 .
The charges for passenger service in the Panama Pacific terminal will go up to $34 from August 15, and there will be a discount of 50% for pensioners and seniors. In addition to this increase, the Tocumen administration announced it has established "...
In David, Howard, Colon and Rio Hato the minimum monthly fee for renting spaces to sell duty free clothing, jewelry, and prepared meals will be $30 per square meter and 10% of the gross sales from the premises.
Tocumen SA has revealed that in the case of premises dedicated to selling crafts and antiques the price will be $20 per square meter, as indicated by the decision of 24 October 2014, published in the official newspaper La Gaceta.
The Panama Pacific Special Area Agency is inviting companies to bid for the construction of a fuel facility at Howard Airport.
The contract includes the design, soil study, adjustments, construction, supply, installation, assembly, testing and final approved plans for a fuel system, auxiliary systems and all its components for storage and supply of aircraft at Howard airport.
“The idea is to enable charter flights (which operate without pre-established schedules) from any city or country to land at Tocument International Airport and immediately board another plane to the airports of David and Bocas del Toro”, explained ATP advisor Ernesto Orillac.
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