BQB Airlines New Miami Flights And Airbus 319s

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Three short years after launching, BQB (Buquebus) Lineas Aereas¬†is planning to take a giant step forward in becoming more than a short-haul regional carrier with new aircraft and round-trip service to Miami. According to El Observador, the Punta del Este-based airline owned by Juan Carlos Lopez Mena will acquire three brand new Airbus 319’s sometime between March and May of …

Holy Tourism!: The Buquebus Takes Flight

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With Holy Week underway, many Argentines are preparing for one last family vacation on the beaches of Uruguay. On the receiving end of the tourist influx and revenue from Argentina and Brazil, Uruguay designates this week as Tourism Week. Seizing the moment and simultaneously injecting some needed competition in the short-haul arena, Buquebus is launching direct air service from Buenos …