Mazatlán International Airport reopens its doors


Mazatlán, Sinaloa.- After the closure of several Sinaloa airports because the violent events caused by the recapture of drug trafficker Ovidio Guzmán, the Mazatlán “Rafael Buelna” International Airport is reopened.

Through its Twitter account, the Mazatlán International Airport confirmed that as of 10 in the morning this Friday operation went back to normal.

“The weather is in excellent conditions for travel, Temperature: 22 °C with 22 miles of visibility. Airport operating at 100%. We recommend you contact your airline to find out the status of your flights”, states the account @AeropuertoDeMZT.

The airlines Aeroméxico, Volaris, Viva Aerobus and TAR also reported through their Twitter accounts that flights to and from Culiacán, Mazatlán, Los Mochis will be slightly affected this Friday, so they call on passengers to contact with them.

The Federal Civil Aviation Agency reported that during “Black Thursday” 107 flights were canceled in Culiacán, Mazatlán and Los Mochis.

In addition, 22 operations were suspended in Tijuana, Los Cabos, La Paz, Ciudad Obregón and Ciudad Juárez.

Many people are waiting for the reactivation of flights to be able to reach their destinations of origin, since the security emergency they were stranded in various municipalities of Sinaloa.

Source: El Sol de Mazatlan