MEXICO | Cancun | Cancun International Airport
A ground support facility at Cancun International Airport, supporting trips throughout Mexico
On behalf of our team,
welcome to Cancun!
I am incredibly proud of the exceptional level of customer service that my team delivers; we apply efficiency and attention to detail to every request.
We support regional, domestic, and international operators alike. No matter what you require, from flight logistics and ground handling to overnight hangar facilities and concierge services, my team will deliver the same meticulous service every time.
It is important that we continue to set the benchmark for excellence and professionalism in all we do. For your onward travel, we support operations at more than 60 airports throughout Mexico.
I look forward to welcoming you on your next visit.
Universal Aviation Mexico – Cancun
Four different ways we can take care of your
ground support needs throughout Mexico
Ground support capabilities
|Languages spoken||Spanish and English|
|Customs and immigration?||Yes – located in main terminal|
|UVair® contract fuel available?||Yes|
|Limousine service and car rental?||Yes|
|Crew accommodation arrangements?||Yes|
|Maintenance?||Yes – by arrangement|
|Direct ramp access?||Yes|
|Computerized worldwide weather briefings?||Yes|
|ICAO Annex 16, Chapter II:||No restrictions|
|RNAV5/RNAV10 airspace:||Not implemented|
|8.33 MHz channel spacing:||Not required|
|Airport fire protection category:||MMUN: 9|
Directions to airport
From the hotel zone in Cancun, go west on Kukulkan. Take a left on Bonampak (heading south). Turn right onto Nichupté Pte. At the traffic circle, take the 5th exit onto Tulum. Continue onto Carretera Federal 307/Luis Donaldo Colosio/Mexico 307 and continue to follow it south. Take the exit at the airport.
Directions to office
The fixed-base operator (FBO) and general aviation ramp is adjacent to Terminal 1 at MMUN. Once you get the airport, you will see our UVavemex name on the sign under the name of the FBO facility. Head straight until past the guardhouse, where you will approach the FBO. Contact us before arriving, and we’ll have a representative waiting to meet you at the front door.
Facility contact information
Carretera Cancun Chetumal KM22
Cancun Q ROO
|Hours of operation||0001 – 2359|
|VIP passenger lounge?||Yes|
|VIP crew lounge?||Yes|
|Oxygen Service Available?||Available from third-party on request|
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