Cancun, Q.R. — On Wednesday, the Cancun International Airport surpassed 100 operations, a figure they have not reached since April 7.
Airport managing company Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste (ASUR), reports 117 operations Wednesday, starting the month of July with a continued increase in both passengers and flights. ASUR notes that of the operations, 59 were arrivals of which 34 were domestic and 25 international. They also managed 58 departures of which 34 were domestic and 24 international.
Flights into Cancun Wednesday involved airlines to and from Philadelphia, Fort Lauderdale, Charlotte, New York, Denver, Miami, Atlanta, Baltimore, Houston, Dallas, Santo Domingo and one arrival from Havana.
The airlines landing at Cancun International include American Airlines, Delta, United Airlines, Sun Country, Spirit, JetBlue and Southwest Airlines, which as of July 1, resumes activities with six operations.
Darío Flota Ocampo, director of the Tourism Promotion Council of Quintana Roo said that the growth of flights is a good sign, adding that over the next few days, the opening of flights from Canada will arrive.