Tropic Air is an airline from Belize which is one of the largest airlines in the country and operates flights within Belize and to regional destinations in Mexico, Honduras and Guatemala It is the only airline conveniently linking major cities in the Yucatan on a daily basis.
Tropic Air was founded in 1979 with just a single aeroplane and two employees, and has steadily grown to become the largest and most experienced airline in Belize. Tropic Air operates many tours including Blue Hole from the Air, Cave Tubing and Airboat, Lamanai Maya River Tour, ATM Maya Underworld, Snorkel Hol Chan, Zipline & Belize Zoo and Black Hole Drop.
Tropic Air flies to many destinations including Belize City, Corozal, San Pedro, Caye Caulker, San Ignacio, Belmopoan, Cancun, San Pedro Sula, Roatan, Flores, Merida, Guatemala City, Tegucigalpa. In Guatemala, Tropic Air flies to Guatemala City, the economic, governmental and cultural capital of Guatemala and the largest city in Central America. Tropic Air also flies to Flores, home to the grand Maya site of Tikal. In Honduras, Tropic Air flies to Roatan, the largest of the Bay Islands famous for its diving, San Pedro Sula and most recently Tegucigalpa the capital city of Honduras.
Tropic Air will only fly to Chetumal three times weekly initially with a schedule that will allow for connections to and from Mexico City. Tropic expects that by April the flights will be offered 5 times weekly.
Tropic Air operates 11 Cessna Grand Caravans – Glass Cockpit, two Gippsland Airvans, and two Cessna Turbo 182’s – Glass Cockpit. These aircraft are configured for three to fourteen passengers. Tropic Air has a fleet replacement and expansion program with more, 208B-Glass Cockpit, Caravans on order.
10 Cessna Caravans
1 Twin Otter
1 Cessna 172
2 Gippsland GA8 Airvans
Belize City San Ignacio
Dangriga Belize City
Roatan Belize City
Belize City Belmopan
Punta Gorda Belize City
Belize City Guatemala City
Philip Goldson International Airport is the main airport for Belize City and is the hub airport for Tropic Air and Maya Island Air.