The opening of the new airport that will serve Copán Ruinas originally scheduled to open this month has now been re-scheduled until March of 2015 due to the heavy rains experienced over the past month.
The Santa Rita de Copan Río Amarillo airport that will serve the Copán Ruinas area will be able to accommodate aircraft carrying up to 100 passengers and provide a much need boost to one of the top attractions in Honduras – The Copan Ruinas Archaeological site.
UNESCO granted permission for the airfield to proceed in July of 2013 after many years of careful studies on the affect of the historical ruins.
Tourist will be able to enjoy much faster and safer travel to the Copan area.
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