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Overview of BizAv Ops Procedures for Buenos Aires

Overview of BizAv Ops Procedures for Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires is Argentina’s big cosmopolitan capital and the second largest metropolitan area in South America. This is a key business and cultural hub and a frequent destination for General Aviation (GA) traffic…

October 13, 2015 | 0 Comments More
BizAv Ops to Argentina – Part 2: Operating Considerations

BizAv Ops to Argentina – Part 2: Operating Considerations

Additional considerations must be kept in mind when conducting business aircraft operations to remote or domestic airports in Argentina. It’s important, also, to be aware of visa requirements and reciprocity fees for this region.






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BizAv Ops to Argentina – Part 1: Restrictions & Permit Requirements

BizAv Ops to Argentina – Part 1: Restrictions & Permit Requirements

Argentina is a fairly straightforward operating environment for General Aviation (GA), with manageable permit processes and no cabotage issues. However, allow for additional planning lead time to ensure best aircraft parking options and to complete all permit processes and requirements.






October 5, 2015 | 0 Comments More
Business Aviation in Argentina Series: Hotels, Local Area, Visas, and CIQ

Business Aviation in Argentina Series: Hotels, Local Area, Visas, and CIQ

Argentina is generally a safe and secure region with adequate General Aviation (GA) infrastructure and services available. Prior to any operation to Argentina, however, it’s always best to confirm hotel and local transport options well in advance of travel, as well as be aware of […]






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Business Aviation in Argentina Series: Flight Planning, Weather, and NOTAMS

Business Aviation in Argentina Series: Flight Planning, Weather, and NOTAMS

Argentina has a number of unique procedures and requirements in terms of filing and revising flight plans. The most practical way for business aircraft operators to deal with flight plan filing/revisions when operating to Argentina is with the assistance […]






July 3, 2014 | 2 Comments More
Business Aviation in Argentina Series: Permits, PPRs, and Airport Slots

Business Aviation in Argentina Series: Permits, PPRs, and Airport Slots

Argentina is a hospitable and straightforward operating environment for General Aviation (GA). It is important, however, to communicate with your 3rd-party provider and/or local ground handler to confirm any applicable permit, Prior Permission Required (PPR) […]






June 26, 2014 | 2 Comments More
Business Aviation in Argentina Series: Fuel, Additional Services, & Security

Business Aviation in Argentina Series: Fuel, Additional Services, & Security

Additional consideration and planning are required when setting up aviation fuel uplifts for Argentina. It’s important to double-check advance notification and documentation requirements for fuel uplifts in order to avoid delays day of operation […]






June 19, 2014 | 2 Comments More
Business Aviation in Argentina Series: Customs, Immigration, & Quarantine

Business Aviation in Argentina Series: Customs, Immigration, & Quarantine

While Argentina is a fairly straightforward and flexible destination from the Customs, Immigration, and Quarantine (CIQ) clearance perspective, there are particular visa, reciprocity, and onboard personal effects regulations that must be considered before […]






June 12, 2014 | 3 Comments More
Business Aviation in Argentina Series: Ground Handling

Business Aviation in Argentina Series: Ground Handling

For business aircraft operators traveling to Argentina, your considerations for making ground handling arrangements can vary greatly depending on destination. In general, it’s important to allow a little extra lead time for ground handling requests and to ensure that all […]






June 5, 2014 | 1 Comment More
Business Aviation in Argentina Series: Important Airport Considerations

Business Aviation in Argentina Series: Important Airport Considerations

For business aircraft operators traveling to and within Argentina, it is important to understand airport considerations and their potential impact on your operation. For example, you may need to know when it is necessary to have a Spanish speaker onboard to communicate to Air Traffic Control (ATC) […]






May 29, 2014 | 0 Comments More
Olympic Elections in Buenos Aires Argentina – Heavy Traffic Expected

Olympic Elections in Buenos Aires, Argentina – Heavy Business Aviation Traffic Expected

The International Olympic Committee meets 4-10 September for Olympic elections in Buenos Aires. During this period, business aviation traffic to Buenos Aires will be heavier than normal. Operators should expect aircraft parking and operating restrictions as well as sold out accommodations at preferred hotels…






September 2, 2013 | 0 Comments More
Argentinian Reciprocity Rate Changes

Argentinian Reciprocity Rate Changes

As of March 2016, reciprocity fees are no longer required for U.S. citizens. Note that the requirements for other nationalities are not affected by this change. The official notice can be found on the Argentinian government website. Procedures for payment of Argentinian reciprocity rates change on November 1, 2012. In order to maintain compliance, when […]

October 31, 2012 | 3 Comments More