Caribbean Airlines begins Guyana/Cuba flights but airfares remain exorbitant


PORT OF SPAIN -  Caribbean Airlines (CAL) now flies twice weekly to Cuba from its Port of Spain (POS) hub on Tuesdays and Saturdays and these flights are linked to CAL’s network including Georgetown (GEO), Guyana, but a survey of the airfares that CAL is offering reveals that prices from GEO to Havana haven’t dropped since CAL entered the market. More...

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By Edition On Friday, January 12th, 2018

Fly All Ways cancels all flights

PARAMARIBO - Fly All Ways has canceled all flights between Paramaribo and Curaçao. Between January 17 and 31, their only aircraft will be in maintenance. Passengers who had already booked received an e-mail. Those More...

By Edition On Thursday, January 11th, 2018

Winair updates post-hurricane progress

PHILIPSBURG - Regional air carrier Winair’s facilities in St Maarten were completely destroyed by hurricanes Irma and Maria resulting in the need for new premises to enable Winair firstly to serve its customers More...

By Edition On Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

How do you wet lease a wet lease?

According to the Chairman of the Board of the aviation company AVA Airways, Olivier Arrindell, the current Director General of the Civil Aviation, Louis Halley with the approval of the Minister of TEAT is protecting More...

By Edition On Monday, January 8th, 2018

St. Maarten’s Winair to wet-lease an A320 in 1Q18

PHILIPSBURG - Winair (WM, St. Maarten) Vice President and Director (Marketing & Sales), Claudio Buncamper, has confirmed the St. Maarten-based carrier will wet-lease in A320 capacity to run its 2x weekly Port More...

By Edition On Thursday, January 4th, 2018

Thomas Cook acquires operation permit defunct AirBerlin

FRANKFURT - The German travel company Thomas Cook, parent company of the airline Condor, has bought the fly permit (AOC) from the bankrupt Airberlin. This allows Condor to secure valuable slots at German airports. Airberlin More...

By Edition On Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018

Winair unexpectedly pulls plug on CN-express

KRALENDIJK - The start of CN Express, the direct flight between Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba, is experiencing an unexpected but serious delay. The connection between the three islands of the Caribbean Netherlands More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, January 2nd, 2018

U.S. airlines reduced Caribbean capacity by 10% in December

With portions of the Caribbean still struggling to recover from massive hits by hurricanes Irma and Maria in September, U.S.-based airlines flew nearly 10% fewer seats to the region in December than they had a year More...

By Edition On Friday, December 29th, 2017

Cabin crew KLM wants to strike on January 8

WILLEMSTAD - The cabin crew of the Dutch airline KLM wants to take action. On January 8, they will lay down their work for 24 hours. It is possible that fewer KLM flights will depart from Schiphol on that day. The More...

By Edition On Wednesday, December 27th, 2017

PAWA Dominicana is recognized as “Airline of the Year” at the XVII South Florida Gala Awards

MIAMI - The airline PAWA Dominicana, was awarded as "Airline of the Year" at the XVII edition of the 2017 South Florida Leadership for Excellence Gala Awards, held on Wednesday night at the Reinassance banquet hall More...