Nicaragua: $ 8 Million for Ometepe Airport

The new international terminal will be built on fifteen blocks in the community of Las Palomas.

Monday, October 11, 2010

Orlando Guerrero Castillo, general manager of Enterprise International Airports (EAAI), told El Nuevo Diario, “The terminal will be 1,500 long by 30 meter wide and should be ready by the end of 2011.”

Investment in the first stage of construction is expected to be $ 8 million.

According to Guerrero Castillo, “the first stage will cost eight million dollars and the building will generate 300 direct jobs and 5,000 indirect jobs, there is great satisfaction among people of the population of the Island Ometepe he said, after stating the airport will have significant impact on social and economic life at the island.”

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New Airport in Panama

February 2013

In the district of Pedasi, Los Santos, an airfield has been inaugurated which will facilitate tourist access to the area.

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Residents of the district of Pedasi, Los Santos, stated yesterday that the construction of the new airport in the region will contribute to increasing the presence of tourists visiting the area for the white sand beaches and islands that are available.

Panama's New Airport to Cost $ 60 Million

March 2011

The international airport at Cocle Province, which will begin construction in 2011, will cost about $ 60 million.

Rafael Barcenas, director of Civil Aviation, explained the new terminal will be located in the Rio Hato area, in Anton.

"We have to add to the project and discuss it with the City Council, as there are many points to discuss regarding what will happen around the airport," Barcenas told

Panama: New International Airport Proposed

July 2009

The new $44 million terminal would be located in Río Hato, taking advantage of the runway used by the U.S. Army until 1999.

This was proposed by the ex-manager of the Air Transport Authority (AAC), Zósimo Guardia, during a meeting with the Panamanian Association of Business Executives.

Air terminal to be inaugurated on the island of Guanaja, Honduras

August 2008

"The inauguration of the first phase of the airport terminal facilities is scheduled for August 15," said Richmond Hurslton, Mayor of Guanaja.

Some US$350,000 (6.5 million lempiras) have been invested in the first phase of the construction of the airport terminal on the island of Guanaja, and it is expected that another $530,000 will be invested.

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