International Airport Project for the South: Context, Perceptions and Perspectives

Publication Date: 
June 15, 2013

One key factor that will influence the future of the Osa and Golfito region is whether the proposed international airport in Palmar will be constructed. Civil Aviation is undertaking a series of studies to analyze the environmental impact and feasibility of the construction of this airport. This INOGO case study evaluates questions that largely remain unanswered: What is the demand for this airport and what are the primary motivations for its construction?