Buenos Aires Airports Add Free & Unlimited WiFi Service

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The between-flight travel experience just got a little less painful for Buenos Aires airline passengers facing eight-hour layovers at Ezeiza or the inevitable strike-related cancellations at Aeroparque. Free WiFi service is now available at both Ezeiza International and Aeroparque Jorge Newberry courtesy of local mobile carrier Personal. The service was announced two weeks ago by the national airport concessionaire, Aeropuertos …

Under Clear Skies, LAN, Aerolineas Resume Daily Flights to Bariloche Today

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The New Year is getting off to a good start for the region of Argentina that probably deserves it the most. After a dismal 2011 tourist season caused by the ash clouds from a Chilean volcano, the major carriers are all set to resume daily flights to Bariloche today. La Nacion reports that Aerolineas, Austral and LAN will resume flights …

New Terminal C Debuts At Buenos Aires International Airport

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Today marks another important step in Argentina’s path toward becoming the preferred destination for international visitors to South America. The inauguration of Terminal C at Ezeiza International Airport will go a long way toward improving the arrival experience for foreign travelers. The new US$150 million facility features 20 new check-in stands, 8 new boarding areas, 12 new customs stands, over …

Another Record Year of International Arrivals at Argentina Airports

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Argentina’s soaring popularity as a destination of choice for world travelers is reflected in the 2010 passenger data just released by Aeropuertos Argentina 2000, the consortium that manages the 33 busiest airports in the country. “From January through December of last year, 22.8 million passengers passed through those terminals,” writes Cronista’s Nuria Rebon, “which is a 12.4% increase over 2009 …