Winair issues post-Irma update


PHILIPSBURG -  Regional air carrier Winair repositioned its aircraft to St Vincent prior to Hurricane Irma and currently the fleet is operating from the island of St Kitts, as fuel and security for aircraft are not yet available in St Maarten. Winair has performed in excess of 60 relief flights evacuating non nationals and providing transportation More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

Colombia’s Avianca weathers strike by more than half its pilots

BOGOTA - As a strike by more than half its 1,300 pilots moved into the second week, Colombian flag carrier Avianca has activated what the airline calls an operational mitigation plan. “We have … adjusted More...

By Edition On Friday, September 22nd, 2017

PAWA Dominicana is connecting the Caribbean; an interview with Simeon Garcia (1)

SANTO DOMINGO, WILLEMSTAD - The Dominican Republic is one of the fastest growing economies in the region. It is the ninth largest in Latin America and the largest in the Caribbean. Of course with such an economy, More...

By Edition On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

Condor and Eurowings from Düsseldorf to the Caribbean except Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - Both Condor and Eurowings jump into the hole left by the other German airline Airberlin when it stops flights between Düsseldorf and the Caribbean. On September 25th, Airberlin's tropical flights will More...

By Edition On Monday, September 18th, 2017

Skyhigh Aviation interested to serve St. Eustatius

Oranjestad- Fledgling Dominican-based Skyhigh Aviation has expressed interest to serve the Statian market with flights to the Dominican Republic and also between Statia and surrounding islands. This is what the More...

By Edition On Thursday, September 14th, 2017

Amadeus report explores what drives travelers to book a flight

The study shows that preferences are better understood if a model "product / service / convenience" to provide airlines a plan of action to better communicate their offer and ensure fidelity is used. The new report More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

AVA Airways enhances customer reservation and experience by adding travel commerce solutions «t-commerce» merchandising, distribution, offer and order management

SANTO DOMINGO - Travel Commerce Solutions, the emerging Travel Commerce Platform, today announced that AvA Airways, a new airline expected to offer service in 2018 to several countries within the Caribbean, Latin More...

By Edition On Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

Two hundred pilots Airberlin call in sick; flight to Curaçao continued but with delay

WILLEMSTAD - The German airline Airberlin, which filed for bankruptcy last month, has canceled around 70 flights after 200 pilots reported to be ill. It was mainly flights from Berlin, Düsseldorf, Munich, and Hamburg. More...

By Edition On Wednesday, September 6th, 2017

World famous St Maarten Airport devastated by Hurricane Irma

PHILIPSBURG - St Maarten's world famous airport, where planes fly just above tourists' heads, has been devastated by Hurricane Irma. Terrifying footage shows the moment the 185mph storm ripped through Princess Juliana More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, September 5th, 2017

Surinam Airways eyes Boeing for imminent fleet renewal

PARAMARIBO - Surinam Airways (SLM) must renew its fleet by November when the lease of the current three Boeing 737-300s expires and, from recent statements by the CEO of SLM Robbi Lachmisingh, the state owned company More...