The aircrafts that are part of the Costa Rica Green Airways fleet have been carefully selected. “Safety 1st” – is our motto. Our priority is to guarantee that you will fly with Costa Rica Green Airways in the safest manner.
Our fleet consits of a Britten Norman Islander (twin-engine), a Daher Kodiak 100 Turbo-Prob, and two Cessna Caravans Ex, and a Beechcraft King Air F-90 for executive flights. Each aircraft provides the adequate capacity, best-in-class performance and earnt an excellent reputation for providing safety and reliability.
The design of the Britten Norman Islander is world-renown and has an impeccable safety record. Our Islander is a British legacy, high-wing, twin-engine, capable of take-off and landings on short runways, powered by two “Lycoming” engines that drive constant-speed propellers.
A simple design providing its passaenger with a high level of comfort.
Two Lycoming O-540 engines, 260 hp, six-cylinder reciprocating engines, horizontally opposed, air-cooled, fuel injection and overhaul time of 2,000 hours.
Two-blade Hartzell propellers of constant speed, overhaul (TBO) 2,000 hours or 5 years.
Our Daher Kodiak 100 is the safest and most modern medium turboprop currently available in the aviation market. Particularly built for exotic climates, it is one of the most advanced aircrafts for short takeoffs and landings. The high-quality interior provides a remarkable fly experience, like has never been seen before in Costa Rica.
Imagine a true example of rugged refinement, with leather seats, charging ports for devices, cupholders and individual storage pockets on the side wall of each seat.
Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-34 Turboprop Engine.
4 Hartzell propellers, 96 inches –constant speed, flagged and reversible propellers.
Our Cessna Grand Caravan EX aircrafts are highly efficient and extremely reliable. The Caravan EX is the newest version of the worldwide known Cessna Grand Caravan 208B series engineered by Textron Aviation in Wichita, Kansas. Our fleet has an average age of 2 years, making it the most modern Caravan fleet in the country. This plane is designed for tropical climates, short takeoffs and landings, and high payloads. State-of-the-art technology like the Garmin 1000 helps our pilots get you to your destination safely and quickly.
Its high-wing-design allows our customers to experience the beauty of Costa Rica at a whole new level.
Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-140 turboprop engine with 867 horsepower.
McCauley 4-propeller “Swept Scimitar Blackmac Series”. Improves the climbing performance by 10% and adds 15 pounds of payload.
Our King Air is more than just a business icon because of its legendary efficiency. Its performance, quality and reliability have made it the most popular commercial turboprop in the world. The King Air is best known for its excellent flight characteristics, its spacious cabin with greater comfort for each passenger.
Two Pratt & Whitney Canada, model PT6-135A, horsepower: 800 hp, TBO (time between overhauls): 3600 hours
Raisbeck four-vane propellers, phase synchro propellers, 96-inch aluminum diameter, advantages: more thrust, less noise, 6-year/4,000 hours of time before overhaul (TBO).
Costa Rica Green Airways is highly aware of the fact that the best instrument on an aircraft is a well-trained pilot focused on providing a safe & satisfying experience to every single passenger. We, therefore, comply with a training plan in accordance with the strictest international safety standards. Our pilots are selected based on their extensive experience, deep knowledge of the Costa Rican territory and its tropical weather conditions.
We are proud on having the highest quality, along with the highest standards in training programs for our pilots. Costa Rica Green Airways has developed an ongoing training and update program for pilots and co-pilots, in accordance with Part 135 of the FAA Regulations. Training includes a procedure refresher course every 6 months, annual procedures capability checks and constant updates on flight conditions each season.
Our crew’s pre-flight, in-flight, and post-flight instruction procedures and recommendations are intended to ensure your safety,
as well as to personalize your flight experience with Costa Rica Green Airways.