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Mérida airport quickly works to replace lost flights to Monterrey

Grupo ASUR reacted quickly to the news that Aeroméxico will cancel its Mérida-Monterrey route, talking with VivaAerobus about increasing its own flights to the northern city.

Swoop adds $149 flights from Ontario to Cancun

Ultra low-cost airline Swoop is adding routes to Mexico out of Hamilton's John C. Munro International Airport, flying three times a week to Cancun and twice weekly to Puerto Vallarta.

Aeromexico strike called off as pilots agree to pay raise

About 1,400 Aeromexico pilots returned to work today when a planned strike was called off.

Aeroméxico strike delayed as negotiations continue

A strike that would have grounded Aeromexico planes on Monday was delayed when the Association of Airline Pilots (ASPA) agreed to a request from the federal labor secretary to defer the work stoppage for 48 hours.

U.S. airlines compete to bring vacationers to Cancun

Airlines appear to be tripping over each other to connect U.S. travelers to Cancun.

Vegas adds nonstop flights to Cancun, Los Cabos

The first nonstop flights from Las Vegas to both Cancun and Los Cabos begin Dec. 15.

U.S. airlines waver on flights to Mexico beach destinations

International tourism in Mexico is still growing well beyond industry averages, but some airlines are reducing flights to the Riviera Maya and other beach resort areas, citing decreased demand and rising competition.

Interjet signs with German carrier to improve Europe connections

Mexico's Interjet has signed a collaboration with Lufthansa, the most prominent airline in Germany, easing travel between the two countries.

Mérida on top of Travel & Leisure survey, good news after...

While absorbing the shock of losing its direct flight to Atlanta, Mérida finds itself in an elite list of Top 5 Mexican destinations. 

Aeromexico’s direct Atlanta flights quietly canceled; passengers rerouted

After just a little more than seven months, Aeromexico's direct flights to and from Atlanta have disappeared from the airline's schedule. 

Airlines not keeping up with Mérida’s growth, tourism official complains

Too few seats for too many passengers. That's a "good problem," but still something for airlines to address, said the state tourism secretary.

Mérida spared cutbacks as United reassesses its Mexico flights

While maintaining its daily flights between Houston and Mérida, United Airlines will discontinue service to three other Mexican destinations.

TAR Airlines readies new flights between Mérida and Querétaro

After just four years of operations, Querétaro-based TAR Airlines is opening three new routes, including one that connects travelers to Mérida.

Delta, Aeroméxico celebrate 1st year of deal that makes Mérida-Atlanta flights...

One year ago, Delta Air Lines and Grupo Aeroméxico launched the first trans-border airline alliance with antitrust immunity between Mexico and the United States.

VivaAerobús selling cheap flights from Mérida to Tuxtla Gutiérrez

VivaAerobús has started selling seats for its new Mérida-Tuxtla Gutiérrez route, with one-way tickets starting at 898 pesos, or just under 50 bucks. 

Power restored at Atlanta; Mérida flights still on the board

Flights to and from Atlanta remain on Aeroméxico's boards this morning as the world's busiest airport recovers from an 11-hour power outage.

Delayed or canceled flights trigger 68 complaints in 1 month

Triple the complaints came from travelers whose flights at the Mérida airport were either delayed or canceled in the last 30 days.

1st passengers on Atlanta flight get a grand greeting

Yucatán state officials take pleasure in welcoming Aeroméxico's inaugural flight from Atlanta, the largest airport in the world.

Pilot strike in Mexico City disrupts schedules in Mérida

A group of Aeromexico pilots went on strike early Tuesday, affecting more than 3,500 passengers, including hundreds in Mérida.

Aeroméxico’s flights to Miami may end, but Atlanta route still planned

After 30 years, Aeroméxico is considering dropping its flights to Miami, tourism secretary Saul Ancona Salazar confirmed.

Larger planes needed for Hanal Pixan tourist influx

Flights for the upcoming weekends from Mexico City to the Yucatecan capital are packed.

Time is right for Atlanta-Mérida flights, says Aeromexico exec

Mérida's steady growth has convinced Aeromexico to bring back flights to Atlanta, a Delta hub.

Belize airline drops trips here after taxes slow demand

Tropic Air suspended flights to Mérida and other cities after a tax hike made the trips substantially more expensive.

Record numbers land at Mérida airport; another expansion due

Foot traffic is up 15 percent at the Manuel Crescencio Rejón International Airport in Mérida.