Peru: Cusco's airport not to suspend operations

09:26 | Cusco (Cusco region), Jan. 10.

The international airport of Cusco, Alejandro Velasco Astete, will not suspend its operations, the Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MTC) clarified via Twitter.

In the same tweet on Monday night, the MTC said that the information spread on social media and by some media outlets —about an alleged suspension of flights at the aforementioned air terminal as of Tuesday, January 10— is false.

"The information that is circulating is false. The flight itineraries at said airport remain as scheduled," the Transportation and Communications sector emphasized.

Juliaca's airport

On the other hand, in Puno region, Inca Manco Capac Airport in Juliaca became the target of an attempted takeover by hundreds of protesters, but they were repelled by the National Police.

According to Interior Minister Victor Rojas, this vandalism had been planned since January 4.


Publicado: 10/1/2023