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CM Airlines, also known as Cielo Maya, is an airline based in Honduras, founded in August 2008. CM Airlines flies out from Toncontín International Airport (TGU) and operates domestic flights in Honduras, including the following destinations: San Salvador, Guatemala City, Tegucigalpa, San Pedro, Roatan, Puerto Lempira, Utila Bay Island and Copan Ruins. The airline has a Saab 340, Embraer EMB 110 and Let 410 in its fleet which is outfitted with the latest technology in air navigation, satellite systems and GPS. The pilots are recognized at an international level, which enables the airlines to ensure that the flights will be safe and the passenger will have excellent flying experience. CM Airlines has created a more modern image in association with the development of aviation tourism for Honduras and Central America. CM Airlines' fleet includes LET L-410 Turbolet, Embraer EMB 110 Bandeirante and SAAB 340.
CM Airlines has a different baggage policy for carry-on and checked baggage.
CM Airlines allows passengers to bring one item of hand luggage, weighing a maximum of 5 kg. In addition, passengers are permitted one personal item, which must not exceed 45 x 38 x 20 cm.
Passengers are permitted 1 item of checked luggage and may not exceed 16 kg for their Eco and Classic Luggage allowance. With Opti and Flexi Luggage allowance, passengers can take up to two bags of 16 kg each. This must not exceed 157 cm in combined dimensions (height + length + width).
Economy Class is the only cabin class that CM Airlines offer.
Due to its small domestic route network, the airline doesn't offer many facilities. This includes no food and drink, WiFi or in-flight entertainment. However, you can stay entertained with magazine and newspaper that they give out to their passengers.
However, the airline's cabin crew are trained to the highest of levels to make sure you safely and comfortably arrive at your destination.
Seats are set out in a 3 x 3 formation. Economy Class seats are comfortable with sufficient legroom to give passengers a pleasant and relaxed journey.
Find out about CM Airlines' check-in policy, including check-in closing and opening times.
CM Airlines offer passengers online check-in from 24 hours before departure, until 1 hour before. More information can be found on their website, here.
Passengers can check-in at the airport 1 hour before scheduled departure time. This closes 30 minutes before departure time.
CM Airlines' frequent flyer programme is called 'Star Miles'.
CM Airlines has a frequent flyer program called StarMiles. This allows the passenger to carry a frequent flyer card wherever they go and provides them with stars for each flight the passenger completes; eventually resulting in free travel.
What sets StarMiles apart from the rest is the flexibility to be able to have a single account used by an individual, family, or business. The colours of CM Airlines fleet are striking gold and forest green and the logo of the Esmeralda hummingbird represents a native bird to Honduras. This hummingbird does not appear in any other part of the world and is registered only in dry valleys in Atlantic Honduras. Visit the Alternative Airlines blog for a breakdown of the best frequent flyer programs around the world.
CM Airlines is not part of any airline alliance however they are in alliance with Transportes Aéreos Guatemaltecos and this has allowed us to join the international level, specifically the daily flights of the routes of Guatemala City.
CM Airlines flies to a number of destinations. Click the button below to find out all that the airline flies too.
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Toncontín International Airport (TGU) is a civil and military airport in Tegucigalpa, Honduras that has 2 runways. The airline flies to 9 destinations including Aerolíneas Sosa, American Airlines, Avianca El Salvador (previously TACA), Avianca Nicaragua, CM Airlines, Copa Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Lanhsa and United Airlines.
As of January 2020, CM airlines fleet consisted of 19 and 33 passenger aircraft, including:
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Due to the holiday change, CM airlines have altered their schedule to fit in with religious ceremonies. The schedule is as follows:
Wednesday: 6:00 - 19:00
Thursday: 6:00 - 17:00
Friday: 9:00 - 16:00
Saturday: 8:00 - 17:00
Sunday: 8:00 - 17:00
17th May 2017
CM Airlines have announced they will commence flights between Cholteca and Tegucigalpa, 5 x Weekly with Let 410 aircraft. The airfield recently completed runway works to extend its length to 1,600 metres so as to permit 50-70 seater aircraft to land and take-off. It will also serve to boost the export and import of agricultural products through the use of the large cargo aircraft.