Financial prudence, teamwork pave way for Winair rapid Irma recovery

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PHILIPSBURG - Windward Islands Airways International Winair had the unfortunate reputation of an airline always on the brink of folding up. The image of the destroyed buildings and missing airplanes after Hurricane Irma tore through on September 6, 2017, added to the false belief that this little St. Maarten airline’s days in the sky were over. This More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, September 18th, 2018
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InselAir temporarily leases aircraft from InterCaribbean Airways

WILLEMSTAD - InselAirs’ Fokker 50 aircraft will be taken out of operation for planned maintenance during 3 days starting Tuesday September 18th 2018 until Thursday September 20th 2018. On these days, flights More...

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By Edition On Friday, September 14th, 2018
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Announcement: InselAir ticket office at Sambil will be closed as of September 17th, 2018

WILLEMSTAD - InselAirs’ ticket office at Sambil (Curaçao) will be closed as of September 17th 2018. InselAir will continue to welcome its customers at the Ticket Office at Hato Airport (6am-8:30pm), at InselAirs’ More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, September 12th, 2018
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Tropical storm Isaac forces flight cancellations

BRIDGETOWN - Even as Tropical Storm Isaac weakens, two regional airlines have announced changes to their schedule as the system gets closer to the Caribbean with anticipated impact tomorrow. LIAT and Caribbean Airlines More...

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By Edition On Friday, September 7th, 2018
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FAA commemorates 60 years of safety

WASHINGTON - Past and present The Federal Aviation Administration of the United States (FAA) leaders and employees gathered in Washington, DC on August 30, 2018 to commemorate the FAA’s 60th Anniversary. The More...

EZAir
By Edition On Monday, September 3rd, 2018
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First pilots EZ Air leave for training in America

WILLEMSTAD - The first group of 3 pilots from EZ Air has departed to obtain their so-called type-rating on the Beechcraft 1900, with which the company wants to operate flights between the islands and the region. More...

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By Edition On Friday, August 31st, 2018
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Suspension of payment InselAir extended, but with interim checkpoints

WILLEMSTAD - The judge decided today that InselAir can, in principle, continue to fly for a year and a half if proposed improvements are implemented. In other words: the moratorium is extended. This was determined More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, August 28th, 2018
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KLM to delay the retirement of its Boeing 747-400 fleet

SCHIPHOL - KLM Royal Dutch Airlines currently operates a dozen Boeing 747-400 Jumbos. The carrier is due to receive seven new Airbus A350-900 aircraft from the Air France-KLM order for 25 of the type. The A350s More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, August 22nd, 2018
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KLM adds flight to St. Maarten

AMSTERDAM - Royal Dutch Airlines KLM is increasing the frequency of flights on the route Amsterdam St. Maarten in the coming winter season. From the end of October until late March, KLM will execute three flights More...

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By Edition On Monday, August 20th, 2018
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Passenger demand accelerates according IATA

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for June showing that demand (measured in total revenue passenger kilometers or RPKs) rose by 7.8% compared to June 2017. This More...