Thursday, June 20, 2024

Belize Airport Authority

Newly renovated Caye Caulker Airstrip inaugurated

Inaugurated on Friday, September 7, the Caye Caulker airstrip is now one of the most modern and safest aerodromes in Belize, with a 2,840-ft long by 40-ft wide runway equipped with lighting to handle late and emergency landings/take-offs.

BAA says Caye Caulker airport to re-open in June

The rehabilitation of the Caye Caulker airstrip has picked up momentum as works are significantly transforming the airstrip to meet its deadline by mid-June of this year. The airstrip had been closed awaiting much-needed repairs since October of 2017 when local airlines, Maya Island Air and Tropic Air, decided to suspend flights to the island, citing unsafe conditions of the runway.

Caye Caulker residents concerned on the delay of works at the island’s airstrip

The progress of the rehabilitation of the Caye Caulker airstrip appears to be minimal at first sight, leaving Hicaqueños wondering when the airport will re-open.

Budget for Caye Caulker’s airstrip reconstruction drastically cut

The rehabilitation of the Caye Caulker airstrip is set to start soon following the announcement of the loan approval from the Social Security Board (SSB).

Imer Hernandez Development Company Limited to Construct Caye Caulker Airstrip

A multi-million-dollar contract for the Caye Caulker airstrip reconstruction has been awarded to the company of Imer Hernandez Development Company Limited, which has caused much controversy.

Belize Airport Authority confirms work on Caye Caulker Airstrip to start soon

The Belize Airport Authority (BAA) has confirmed to The San Pedro Sun that pre-construction work on the Caye Caulker Airstrip should be starting in the coming week.

The Belize Airport Authority has new board of directors

The Belize Airport Authority (BAA) has a new board of directors after it was dismantled six months ago following a major scandal. Even though...

Another government Minister embroiled in scandal

Another scandal is brewing and it involves the Minister of State in the Ministry of Works and Transport with the responsibility of Civil Aviation...