The new Termas de Rio Hondo International Airport will be connected by Austral from 2nd of September twice weekly with Aeroparque Jorge Newberry in Buenos Aires. The route will be flown with Embraer 190 aircraft. It will be the first scheduled route for new international airport.
The new Termas de Rio Hondo International Airport is located a few kilometers western of the city Termas de Rio Hondo, Santiago del Estero in northern Argentinia. The airport was recently opened and has an terminal with 1900 square metres on two levels. There are six check-in counters on the ground floor and 100 parking positions for cars in front of the terminal. The runway is 4900 feet long.