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Air France returns to Uruguay as of next April with five flights a week

Friday, February 8th 2013 - 00:30 UTC
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Uruguay seems to be recovering its air connectivity after a rough year that saw the closing down of its flag air carrier Pluna, and the announcement by Spanish airline Iberia that it will cease flights between Montevideo and Madrid as of next April. Iberia is the only European airline currently calling in Uruguay. Read full article

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  • Shed-time

    ... seems to be more flights to stanley than montevideo.

    Feb 08th, 2013 - 12:38 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Anglotino

    Actually sounds like Carrasco Airport has plenty of spare capacity at the moment. Perhaps return flights to the Falklands could help out? I'm sure BA will then look at a direct connection to London. Flights to the US.

    There's going to be a lot of oil executives flying on and out soon.

    And best thing yet? Don't need to use Argentinean airspace between Stanley and Montevideo. No more threats to cut off.

    Feb 08th, 2013 - 02:51 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Karl101

    Please support this page honouring all those who helped liberate the Falklands in 1982 and dedicated to keeping the islands liberated and free of Argentine colonialism.

    https://www.facebook.com/HonourRestored

    Feb 08th, 2013 - 04:38 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • ChrisR

    At least the dreadful Iberia/BA outfit has gone.

    Air France is ok but CDG has the well deserved label of being the lost luggage capital of the world. They always lost mine and I stopped transiting it as a result.

    The Pluna thing is a direct result of corruption at the top in the government of Uruguay and a certain Argentine ‘with very close links to the government’.

    Disgraceful.

    Feb 08th, 2013 - 05:54 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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