Hurricane Matthew: Airlines cancel flights between Costa Rica-Florida
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Hurricane Matthew: Airlines cancel flights between Costa Rica-Florida

L. Arias - October 6, 2016

Four airlines suspended flights between Costa Rica and Florida on Thursday due to the arrival of Hurricane Matthew in the U.S. The closure of airports in Miami, Fort…

Costa Rica airport restricts liquids in carry-ons
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Costa Rica airport restricts liquids in carry-ons

L. Arias - April 14, 2016

Starting April 19, the Civil Aviation Authority (DGAC) will enforce the same airport restrictions on liquids, aerosols or gels in carry-on luggage as the U.S. Transportation Security Administration.…

Costa Rica’s Juan Santamaría Airport expands capacity with new departure lounges, boarding bridges
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Costa Rica’s Juan Santamaría Airport expands capacity with new departure lounges, boarding bridges

L. Arias - August 19, 2015

Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO) inaugurated on Tuesday two new waiting areas and two new boarding bridges that will allow for larger aircraft. The expansion project, which…

Juan Santamaría International Airport now offers discounted long-term parking
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Juan Santamaría International Airport now offers discounted long-term parking

L. Arias - March 6, 2015

Frequent users of the Juan Santamaría International Airport, Costa Rica's main terminal, can now pay discounted long-term parking rates. The new rates took effect in late February. Following an…

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Lawmakers, officials push for 2 new airports in Costa Rica

L. Arias - September 30, 2013

A group of residents in Costa Rica’s Southern Zone, along with officials from the Civil Aviation Administration, on Friday presented environmental impact studies for the construction of…

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Costa Rica’s Juan Santamaría International Airport to add new stores, supermarket

L. Arias - September 26, 2013

Costa Rica’s main air hub, Juan Santamaría International Airport, outside of San José, will add new retail stores and a supermarket in a 1,000-square-meter area to be…

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Costa Rica’s Juan Santamaría International Airport to add two new boarding gates

L. Arias - July 16, 2013

Costa Rica’s largest airport hub, the Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO) outside San José, in November will begin expansion to facilitate an additional 260,000 passengers per year,…

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Regulatory authority cancels concession for taxi service at the Juan Santamaria International Airport

L. Arias - July 5, 2013

The Public Services Regulatory Authority (ARESEP) ordered the elimination of a concession granted to private cab company Taxis Unidos to provide transportation from the Juan Santamaría International…

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Costa Rica to improve bad weather safety procedures at San José airport

L. Arias - October 15, 2012

Rainy and excessively cloudy conditions in Costa Rica’s capital could become less of a problem for major airlines operating out of Juan Santamaría International Airport, the country’s…

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Juan Santamaría International Airport named third-best in Latin America

Tico Times - February 15, 2012

For the second straight year, Costa Rica’s Juan Santamaría International Airport was named the third-best in Latin America. The airport, located 20 kilometers northwest of San José,…