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Customer Service Announcement: Suspension of Visa Services (April 06, 2020)

Location: Nicaragua Event: Due to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, the U.S. Embassy has suspended routine visa services through April 30, 2020.  This suspension includes appointments for immigrant and non-immigrant visa applications.  Emergency visa applications will be considered on a case-by-case basis.  Services for U.S. citizens are not affected by this suspension. There are still commercial ...
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Health Alert – U.S. Embassy Managua, Nicaragua (April 2, 2020)

Location: Nicaragua Event: International commercial flight options currently exist in Nicaragua.  U.S. citizens who wish to return to the United States should make commercial arrangements as soon as possible unless they are prepared to remain abroad for an indefinite period.  The U.S. government does not anticipate arranging repatriation flights in Nicaragua at this time. Actions to Take: ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Additional United Airlines Flight Options (March 31, 2020)

Location: Nicaragua Event: United Airlines has confirmed two additional direct flights from Managua (MGA) to Houston (IAH) on April 1 and April 2. These flights depart Managua at 1:15 p.m. and arrive in Houston at 5:36 p.m. The one-way cost is $805 per person. Tickets can be purchased at united.com or through your travel agent ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Update: AeroMexico Flight Options (March 29, 2020)

Location: Nicaragua Event: As of April 1, AeroMexico will be the only international carrier that has not suspended service from Nicaragua. AeroMexico does not have direct flights from Managua to the United States but does fly five times per week from Managua to Mexico City. From Mexico City, U.S.-based airlines connect to many U.S. cities, ...
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Message for U.S. Citizens: Update: Potential Flights for U.S. Citizens (March 27, 2020)

Location: Nicaragua Event: The U.S. Embassy in Managua is coordinating a potential flight for U.S. citizens to the United States on Wednesday, April 1, which would land at Alexandria International Airport (AEX) in Alexandria, LA. U.S. citizens wishing to be included on a list of passengers for this potential flight must fill out this online form . You should fill out ...
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