Dominican Republic

Samana El Catey International · Samana

It's easy to enjoy the fantastic island views when you have Universal Aviation supporting your operations. You can always count on our rigorous standards for quality, training, safety, consistency, and compliance.

Local News and Alerts

Our location is open and fully-operational following Hurricane Fiona.

Location Details

Support Region
Local Time
24/7 Phone

Radio frequency

130.150 MHz

Languages spoken

Spanish and English

Hours of operation





32000, Dominican Republic

Yudaris WossStation Manager

+1 809-855-4965


Some Great Reasons to Choose Us

  1. On average, passengers and crew are in and out of the airport in 15-20 minutes. A Universal Aviation staff member will ensure a quick and smooth passage through customs and immigration.
  2. We’ll manage all the handling, permits, VIP requests, ground transportation, and catering so you can focus on enjoying Samaná.
  3. We are located near the Sublime Samana Hotel & Residences, the Bannister Hotel & Yacht Club, and the Peninsula House, some of the most luxurious resorts in the Dominican Republic.

Services & Amenities for this Location

Featured Services & Amenities

Preferred Service Partners

Catering Arrangements
Ground Transportation

All Available Services & Amenities

  • Flight Plan Filing
  • Weather Briefings
  • Permit Coordination
  • Contract Fuel Available
  • Baggage Handling
  • Security Arrangements
  • Crew Hotel Arrangements
  • Refreshments
  • Catering Arrangements
  • Ground Transportation
  • Crew Lounge
  • Internet Access
  • Maintenance
  • Car Rental
  • Lav Services
  • Customs & Immigration
  • Restrooms
  • Air Conditioning
  • Oxygen Service

Airport Information

Airport NameAeropuerto Intl. El Catey-Presidente Juan Bosh
LocationEl Catey, Samana Province, Dominican Republic
LAT / LON19°16’10″N / 069°44’13” W
Elevation12 ft
Magnetic Variation11.6°W
Airport of EntryYes – AOE
Hours of Operation24 Hours
Fuel AvailableJET-A / AVGAS
Longest Runway25/07 (9843 ft x 148 ft)
ICAO Annex 16, Chapter IIRestrictions are in place
RNAV5/RNAV10 airspaceYES
8.33 MHz channel spacingNot required
Fire CategoryCAT 3/ From 0230-1230. CAT 7 / From 1230-0230. CAT 8 / From 1230-0230 (On request with 72 hours of advance).
Slots RequiredNo
Tower Frequency118.350 MHz
Ground Frequency121.700 MHz
ATIS132.650 MHz
Airport Diagram

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