The international airport in Mérida is absorbing more foot traffic, at a rate well above the average of other airports ASUR manages.
Stepped-up security measures from the U.S. Homeland Security Department affect travelers coming in to the States from 280 international airports, including Mexico’s and Canada’s.
The regional airline MAYAir will move its base of operations from Cancun to Mérida in 30 days, said the president of the its board of directors.
Profeco, Mexico’s Federal Consumer Attorney’s Office, is suing Aeroméxico, Volaris and Interjet for charging passengers for their first checked suitcase on fights to the U.S. and Canada.
After a long journey to Mexico, the last thing a traveler wants to do is play “traffic light lottery.” So Customs is phasing it out.