Lonely Planet Writer

New airport planned for Bogota by 2021

Beam from the sky over Bogota
Bogota to get second airport. Image by Tijs Zwinkels / CC BY-SA 2.0

The government of Colombia announced plans on Wednesday for a second airport in the capital city of Bogota by 2021. The El Dorado II airport is slated for construction beginning in late 2016 or early 2017. Its proposed location is in the west of the city, separate from the existing El Dorado airport. Read more: colombiareports.co