2015News

Flights and passengers increase during the year

A total of 98,088 flights touched down in the Dominican Republic during 2015, representing a 4.02% increase over 2014 when there were 94,296. According to the Dominican Civil Aviation Institute (IDAC), passenger numbers also increased to 12,342,081. This growth is attributed to an increase in tourism. IDAC director general Alejandro Herrera listed several other government …
2015News

Heavy trucks confiscated

The Metropolitan Transport Authority (AMET) reports the confiscation and retention of 237 heavy vehicles that were using the roads in violation of the law that bans heavy vehicles from circulation during the holiday break from midday on 24 December to 10pm on Sunday 27 December. The vehicles are being returned to their owners starting yesterday, …