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Tropic Air celebrates 40 years of serving Belize

Posted: Monday, December 9, 2019. 9:31 am CST.

By BBN Staff: Tropic Air will commemorate its 40th anniversary on Wednesday, December 11.

Tropic Air is marking this milestone in celebration with their customers.

Customers flying with Tropic Air on Wednesday will be greeted with decorations and refreshments, special discounts and souvenirs.

 In addition, there will be special surprises for cargo customers and as an added birthday gift, all Tropic Miles Members who fly with us on that day, will receive 500 bonus miles added to their accounts.

“The mission of Tropic Air for the past 40 years has been to build the tourism industry of Belize with convenient dependable air service throughout the country and beyond. We would not be here today without the pioneering spirit and unwavering support of our colleagues in the Belize tourism industry. We help to connect families, fulfill vacation dreams and make business travel easier so that we can all grow and prosper. It’s been a wonderful 40 years, and we look forward to many more,” said Steven Schulte, Tropic’s CEO.

President of Tropic Air, John Greif III thanked all customers starting from the first pioneering customer who flew with Tropic in 1979 to a rough landing strip in San Pedro, to the hundreds of thousands who will choose to fly with Tropic in 2020.

“ On more than 200 flights a day to 15 destinations around the region, on 19 aircraft – we thank them all. From humble beginnings, we have grown to become an international airline and a strong contributor to the growth of Belize. The story of Tropic Air mirrors the story of the growth of our customers, and of tourism in Belize. Of that, we are most proud, ” Greif.

With 40 years of service, Tropic Air currently flies over 200 daily scheduled flights with 19 aircraft to 15 destinations in Belize, Mexico, Honduras and Guatemala.

 Tropic Air now employs over 360 professionals and will carry over 300,000 passengers and 425,000 items of freight system-wide this year.


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