New York, July 03, 2008 — The New York office of the Mexico Tourism Board and Cancun’s Convention & Visitors Bureau are proud to announce Mexicana Airline’s new direct service between JFK International Airport and Cancun’s International Airport. The new route started on July 1st when it departed from Cancun at 6:10 pm and arrived in New York at 11:00pm. The JFK – Cancun return flight started on July 2nd at 9:00 am and arrived at 12:10 pm. Flights will be daily and direct.
“Mexicana Airlines has always enjoyed one of the best reputations for friendly service, food quality, and competitive price,” said Mariana Pedrero, Director of the Mexico Tourism Board’s New York office. “Cancun is one of Mexico’s most visited destinations; this new route provides New Yorkers with a new option to choose from when it comes to flying direct, comfortable and with a fair rate to the New Cancun.”
Cancun airport receives the highest number of foreign travelers to Mexico. In February 2008, a third terminal was completed with state of the art facilities and a security system featuring the first CT scanning system in Mexico. The airport is located approximately 9 miles from the city of Cancun.
Take a look at www.cancun.travel for more information on Cancun airport and hotels.