Posted: Monday, July 16, 2018. 10:31 a.m. CST.
By BBN Staff: Tropic Air announced today that it is opening reservations for the resumption of service to and from Caye Caulker.
Reservations can now be made for flights that begin on November 15, 2018.
President of Tropic Air, John Greif III stated, “Caye Caulker is an important part of our network, and as Belize’s leading airline, we are thrilled to announce a service resumption date. Now that the renovations to the airstrip are nearing completion, we are happy to let the residents know that we are back and ready to fly more tourists to the island.”
Chief Executive Officer of Tropic Air, Steve Schulte said , “While we have set November 15th as our resumption date, we are prepared to move that date up if the the airport renovation work finishes earlier. We have also improved our schedule to the island, making it more efficient and giving the island dedicated flights and tours. We are also preparing to break ground on a new terminal facility. This will allow us to expand flights to the island over the coming months, perhaps even adding flights at night.”
Scheduled Blue Hole tours, charters and cargo service will also commence on the same date. The schedule for the resumptions of flights is as follows (all flights are daily).
The flights are now bookable via the web at tropicair.com, via e-mail at [email protected], by phone at +501 226-2626, via Whatsapp at +501 622-5857, by WebChat, at any of Tropic Air’s stations, or by visiting any authorized sales agents.
With nearly 40 years of service, Tropic Air flies over 200 daily scheduled flights with 15 aircraft to 15 destinations in Belize, Mexico, Honduras and Guatemala.
Tropic Air now employs over 350 team members and will carry over 300,000 passengers and 425,000 items of freight system wide this year.
Tropic Air recently successfully completed IATA’s Industry Standard Safety Audit for the third time, after joining the program in 2015.
In September, Tropic was also admitted as a member of the Latin American Airlines Association (ALTA), after meeting its professional standards requirements.
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