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Aug
2017
The Jabiru in Belize
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Throwback to 2012. Tropic Air is no stranger to the majestic and unusual looking Jabiru stork. Back then, this normally rare bird stationed itself at The Admirals bar during the renovation of the Belize City municipal runway, and was using this for his daily early morning exercise! You can follow the photo story of its…

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Jul
2017
TROPIC AIR AWARDS $13,000 IN EDUCATIONAL GRANTS
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San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize Monday, July 3, 2017 Tropic Air today awarded $13,000 in educational grants to the dependents of 21 members of staff. The grants were selected based on academic ability and merit from a large field of applicants representing all 11 destinations served in Belize. “Tropic has a commitment to education, through…

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Jul
2017
Chicle, the origins of chewing gum
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The many magnificent Maya sites that scatter the landscape of Belize are testament to this incredible civilization. The Maya built amazing cities, they traded in jade and obsidian, they had their own calendar, they were arguably the inventors of chocolate in the form of a spicy drink and wait for it…. they were the inventors…

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Jun
2017
Mango Season. Cashew Season. No, it’s Chocolate Season!
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Mango May and June see the start most Belizeans favorite season, mango season. After eight months of deprivation, these sweet beauties suddenly grace every market stall and roadside vendor in Belize. The countryside and city yards overflow with mangoes of every shape and size, with colors ranging from green to red, to yellow and even…

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May
2017
Characters from Belizean Legends
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Warning, Scary Stuff Ahead! In recent weeks, there has been a lot of hype surrounding the trailer for the upcoming remake of Stephen King’s classic film “It”. The scary clown has horror fans champing at the bit for its release in September of this year. People are fascinated by scary characters, and here in Belize,…

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May
2017
TROPIC AIR LAUNCHES iOS APP
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San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize Monday, May 8, 2017 Tropic Air has launched a new mobile iOS app, offering travellers greater convenience from booking to boarding. Designed to be fast and intuitive, the mobile app aims to provide users with a functional and seamless user experience. Key features of the mobile app include flight booking,…

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Apr
2017
Belize Food
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Belize’s abundant cultural interaction makes for an incredible diversity of foods. As tourism has increased, so has the availability of international cuisine countrywide and whilst the mainstay of Belizean fare is undoubtedly stewed chicken, rice and beans served with plantain, potato salad or coleslaw, every region has at least one or two specialties based on…

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Apr
2017
TROPIC AIR CARAVAN FLEET NOW 100% AIR CONDITIONED
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San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize April 3, 2017 Earlier this month, Tropic Air maintenance staff completed installation of a 24,000BTU air conditioning system on its final Cessna Caravan. All eleven (11) caravans in the fleet are now fully climate-controlled for passenger comfort. In addition, each new caravan delivered will have this climate-controlled system pre-installed. “Not…

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Mar
2017
TROPIC AIR EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH FOR FEBRUARY 2017
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San Pedro, Belize Tuesday, March 7th, 2017 Our Employees strive each and every day to provide our Customers with the best possible flying experience. This is done with friendliness, attention to detail, and operational excellence wherever we serve. Our Employee of the Month program recognizes current staff members who demonstrate outstanding contributions to our Customers…

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Feb
2017
TROPIC AIR DONATES TO MANATEE CONSERVATION
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Belize City, Belize Tuesday, February 21st, 2017 At Tropic Air, we endeavor to be good environmental stewards in the locations where we live and work. Through volunteerism, in-kind donations, recycling efforts and financial giving, we support activities that promote conservation and preservation of our natural resources. As part of this effort, Tropic Air is proud…