Message for U.S. Citizens: Suspension of Several Airline Services (March 22, 2020)

Location:  Nicaragua

Event:  American Airlines plans to suspend flights to and from Managua beginning March 27, 2020; Spirit Airlines will do the same beginning March 24, 2020; and United Airlines beginning April 1, 2020.

With the outbreak of COVID-19, other airlines have suspended or may soon suspend service from Nicaragua.  U.S. citizens planning to leave Nicaragua should contact the airlines operating out of Nicaragua directly for updates on flight cancellations and suspension of services.

Airline contact information is available on the Managua airport website:

The Department of State has issued a Global Level 4 Health Advisory for COVID-19 recommending that U.S. citizens who reside in the United States arrange for immediate return to the United States, unless they are prepared to remain abroad for an indefinite period.

Actions to Take: