Earlier today, President Enrique Peña Nieto,
delivered the expansion and renovation of Terminal 3 at Cancún International
Airport. This new terminal is part of this transformative process that the
government is promoting.
"I am delighted to have the opportunity and distinction to be here,
inaugurating this terminal that forms part of these transformations that the government
The infrastructure that has been built in this area, promoted by both local,
state and municipal governments and other areas of the Administration, have a significant
impact on the country’s projection.”
International Airport, the country’s second largest and the one with the
highest number of operations in the country, may reach an operating level almost equal
to that of Mexico City Airport.
Some of the benefits of the enlargement and
remodeling of Terminal 3:
1. The 1.026 billion peso investment means that users
will enjoy more spacious, comfortable and functional facilities.
2. the capacity of the terminal will be increased by
66%, from 6 to 10 million passengers per year (7,000 passengers per hour).
3. This terminal will handle most of the international
operations of airlines from North
America and Europe.
4. Cancún International Airport as a whole will serve
23 million passengers a year; 64% more than in 2012.
5. Mexico has much to offer and we are increasingly
well prepared for tourists, both domestic and foreign, to enjoy its natural,
cultural and gastronomic richness.
“What this government is doing and encouraging
joins what previous generations have done. But together we are achieving the
construction of a better nation.. We are building a new reality for present and