Caracas, Venezuela

#1 of 55 Airports in Venezuela | Medium Airport of Entry
SVMI | CCS | 3500 metres | 10 ILS

Average Rating: 2.5 from 5 reviews


    “Conditions are hazardous in Caracas”

    star Reviewed July 2015 | GLF5 | Op:Private | 2

    The operating conditions in Caracas have deteriorated to a hazardous level. New ATC controllers that have been installed in the last few months do not speak english very well if at all in some cases and they are issuing clearances not appropriate for IFR or terrain clearance. Tremendous ca … Get full access now

    “Handler demanded US9000 in cash!”

    star Reviewed September 2014 | PC12 | Op:Private | 2

    Colleague operates a charter service out of HOU. One of his Westwinds was detained in Venezuela since November and was just allowed to leave yesterday. One of the “handlers” demanded US9,000 US in cash before the aircraft departed. When [the operator] told the handler that he was inclined … Get full access now

    “1.5 hours to airport, otherwise OK”

    star Reviewed July 2014 | HA4T | Op:Private | 2

    Departed at roughly 0730 from RWY 8L at KMIA. Climbed up to FL410 and had a smooth cruise portion of the flight. We were cleared to Romex intersection for the ILS 10 in SVMI even though it was VFR. We shot the visual approach and backed it up with the ILS. We landed on RWY 10 and exited th … Get full access now

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