VivaColombia commenced operations between Santa Marta and Miami on 18 December, with a ribbon cutting ceremony taking place to mark the new service. Among those carrying out the honour were Marcel Di Muzio Baro, Commercial Director, Aeropuertos de Oriente S.A.S (left), and Daniel Lozano Escobar, Airport Manager, Aeropuertos de Oriente S.A.S (second left). The airline will operate the 1,749-kilometre route three times weekly using its A320s.
- VivaColombia launched flights between Santa Marta (SMR) and Miami (MIA) on 18 December. The carrier will operate the 1,749-kilometre route three times weekly using its A320s, offering departures on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. No other airline presently links the North and South American airports according to OAG Schedules Analyser data.