• The event brings together 40 airport operations and security professionals from all over the world in order to discuss current issues in this field and share best industry practices.

The Mariscal Sucre International Airport Firefighters won the first place in a competition organized by Airline Network News and Analysis (anna.aero) that honors the best water arch salute during an arriving or departing inaugural flight.

  • Air Europa (Spain) and Condor Flugdienst GmbH (Germany) airlines join the map of routes that fly to the Mariscal Sucre International Airport. This is a national strategy to achieve the expansion during the 2018 for connectivity, tourism and business aimed at new markets.

  • The peak cargo season at the Mariscal Sucre International Airport began on January 20 and will last until February 10. The air terminal has an expanded cargo platform to park large-size aircraft simultaneously, allowing a cargo of 15,000 tons of flowers – 15.4 % more than last year—to reach the world for the Valentine’s Day celebrations.

  • The Spanish airline arrives to become a part of the map of routes connecting Quito and Ecuador with the world. The aircraft landed at 6:59 a.m. on January 2nd, coming from Madrid and departed for Europe at 9:20 a.m. after a heartwarming celebration.

The Director General of Civil Aviation of Ecuador, Luis Carrera Muriel, and Quiport’s President and CEO Andrew O'Brian informed the public that Quito’s Mariscal Sucre International Airport achieved Category II in its Instrumental Landing System (ILS), which permits operations in adverse weather conditions (severe fog).

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