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American Airlines launching direct flights from New York to Costa Rica
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American Airlines launching direct flights from New York to Costa Rica

Alejandro Zúñiga - June 26, 2019

Big Apple, meet Pura Vida. Beginning in November, American Airlines will launch new direct routes between New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Costa Rica.…

One of world’s largest planes visits Costa Rica: Photos
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One of world’s largest planes visits Costa Rica: Photos

Alejandro Zúñiga - June 1, 2019

An Antonov An-124, among the world's largest planes, landed at Juan Santamaría International Airport in Costa Rica on Friday night. The Ukrainian cargo jet delivered a 30-ton…

Antonov An-124 expected in Costa Rica on Friday afternoon [Updated]
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Antonov An-124 expected in Costa Rica on Friday afternoon [Updated]

Alejandro Zúñiga - May 30, 2019

Update: The plane's flight has been changed to Friday, May 31. FlightAware lists a 5:23 p.m. arrival time. To track the plane on FlightAware, click here. The Antonov…

Costa Rican aviation authorities monitoring Turrialba Volcano
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Costa Rican aviation authorities monitoring Turrialba Volcano

Alejandro Zúñiga - December 12, 2018

Several international flights from Costa Rica's Juan Santamaría International Airport were delayed Wednesday morning due to ash spewing from Turrialba Volcano. At least five flights were delayed…

Vinci buys more than 40 percent share of Costa Rica’s two main airports
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Vinci buys more than 40 percent share of Costa Rica’s two main airports

AFP - April 25, 2018

The French company Vinci Airports bought Airports Worldwide, a portfolio with shares in 12 facilities including Costa Rica's two most important airports. Vinci purchased 48.75 percent of…

Lufthansa to fly nonstop between Costa Rica and Germany
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Lufthansa to fly nonstop between Costa Rica and Germany

L. Arias - July 14, 2017

German carrier Lufthansa announced that it will fly nonstop between Frankfurt and Costa Rica twice a week starting on March 29, 2018. The flights will depart from…

Costa Rica’s new international airport expected to open in 2027
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Costa Rica’s new international airport expected to open in 2027

L. Arias - June 1, 2017

Public Works and Transport (MOPT) Minister Carlos Villalta announced Wednesday that the construction of Costa Rica’s new Metropolitan International Airport will begin next year and that a…

Winter Storm Stella causes flight cancellations between New York-Costa Rica
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Winter Storm Stella causes flight cancellations between New York-Costa Rica

L. Arias - March 14, 2017

Rain, snow, sleet and rain from Winter Storm Stella hitting the East Coast of the U.S. caused the cancellation of five flights between Costa Rica and New York…

Air Canada passengers delayed for 32 hours in Costa Rica, including nine on runway
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Air Canada passengers delayed for 32 hours in Costa Rica, including nine on runway

The Tico Times - January 10, 2017

Canada's CBC News reported today that an Air Canada flight had been delayed for 32 hours at Costa Rica's Juan Santamaría International Airport – not because of inclement…

Hurricane Matthew: Airlines cancel flights between Costa Rica-Florida
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Hurricane Matthew: Airlines cancel flights between Costa Rica-Florida

L. Arias - October 6, 2016

Four airlines suspended flights between Costa Rica and Florida on Thursday due to the arrival of Hurricane Matthew in the U.S. The closure of airports in Miami, Fort…

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