Please view our latest post for updated information on the status of the Bariloche Airport
As stated in one of our previous posts, the Bariloche Airport is currently closed while undergoing major renovations of the runways, gates, and beacon systems. The project was started on Monday, October 24, and was scheduled to last for a period of 60 days, making the estimated date of completion Christmas Eve 2011, December 24. At the moment, over 50% of the work has been completed, indicating that the renovations will be finished by the quickly approaching completion date of December 20.
Río Negro Senator, Miguel Ángel Pichetto, is working on having Argentina President, Cristina Fernández Kirchner, present for the reopening of the Bariloche International Airport on December 20.
We have a real-time countdown clock on the right-hand side of our website for the reopening of the airport to keep you up to date.