Correa announces toll collection for Collas road

President Rafael Correa announced that a road toll will be charged in the way to Collas, which from July will connect the New airport Mariscal Sucre with northern Quito. Correa noted that users of this road must pay this toll because “it has been an expensive route and it...

Tababela is now protected by eagles and hawks

Since last December, Tababela’s airport, in Quito, established the wildlife control program in air operations using natural predators, which consists in the constant vigilance of 4 eagles and two hawks to scare other birds, which circulate in the sector, as kilicos, pigeons,...

Emirates SkyCargo Airline carries out tests to operate in Tababela

The Mariscal Sucre airport in Tababela announced yesterday via his Twitter account that the airline Emirates SkyCargo have landed on its airstrip as part of a trial period that the airline will be submitted to permanently operate at this airport. The aircraft landed at 16:49 in...

Quito municipality requests extension of Tababela airport

Quito’s Mayor Augusto Barrera said that the municipality made a request to the concessionaire of the airport of the capital, Quiport, to start the second phase of construction at the Tababela airport, which yesterday met six months of operations. “The contract is very...

Quito Airport fulfills six months and defends its efficiency

After six months that the Tababela airport was opened, the operator of Quiport clarifies some doubts, especially in a well known front of the travelers who frequent the Ecuadorian capital because they are not comfortable with the airport location. Regarding this Luis Galarraga,...

Quito’s airport is still causing problems for travelers

Since the construction of Quito’s new airport in the parish of Tababela, its users complain with stories of  labor delays or reschedules on important meetings due the constant suspensions or flight delays caused by severe weather factors. That is the case of Juan Contreras, sales...

Tababela Airport affected by strong winds

The strong winds (for up to 32 knots) in the area of Tababela between yesterday and the weekend, affected  20 aeronautical operations on Sunday,  causing a severe turbulence during the final approach phase in the landing and takeoff at the Quito airport. The National Institute of...
Tababela's Airport

Strong winds affect air navigation in Tababela

According to reports, weather events in the area of Tababela, where the new airport of Quito is located, have been very intense, becoming dangerous when maneuvering the aircraft. The National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology (Inamhi for its Spanish acronym) indicates that...