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Curacao airport
By Edition On Monday, September 24th, 2018
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Director departs from civil aviation authority

WILLEMSTAD - Hans de Jong leaves as of October 1 as director of the Curaçao Civil Aviation Authority (CCAA). He will be replaced temporarily by the acting director, Leslie La Place. The Ministry of Transport will More...

Curacao airport
By Edition On Tuesday, July 10th, 2018
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Civil aviation is doing its utmost for Category 1 in 2019

WILLEMSTAD - The Civil Aviation Curacao is looking forward to returning to category 1 of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) in 2019. This is according to Hans de Jong, director of the Civil Aviation Curacao. Adaptation More...

Curacao airport
By Edition On Monday, June 11th, 2018
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Curaçao wants American Category 1 status back

WILLEMSTAD - Curaçao wants to return to the coveted category 1 status of the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The government is making money and extra staff available to regain the status in 2019. The More...

Curacao airport
By Edition On Thursday, January 4th, 2018
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Optimism about category 1 status

WILLEMSTAD - The new Director General at the Curaçao Civil Aviation Authority is optimistic about the category 1 status for Curaçao airport. In a column on the Up in the Sky website, Hans de Jonge writes that More...

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By Edition On Thursday, December 1st, 2016
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Ramiz: “Fleet Management or Bankrupt?”

WILLEMSTAD – According to the aviation expert Nelson Ramiz, InselAir must improve their Fleet Management. 70 % of its fleet has been grounded due to lack of money to perform maintenance. This should be a concern. “In More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016
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Oscar Derby is out; Civil Aviation to get new director

WILLEMSTAD – The Ministry of Traffic, Transportation and Spatial Planning (VVRP) which is in charge of the Curaçao Civil Aviation Authority (CCAA) has made the decision to put Oscar Derby aside and appoint Mrs. More...

Sint Maarten Airport
By Edition On Thursday, July 21st, 2016
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Sint Maarten aviation on its way to Category 1; Curaçao still unsuccessful

PHILLIPSBURG, WILLEMSTAD - The awarding of an “Aerodrome Certificate” to Princess Juliana International Airport SXM by the Ministry of Transport, Economic Affairs, Tourism and Telecommunication (TEATT) announced More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016
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The Wicks Group to take Curaçao aviation to Category 1

WILLEMSTAD - A consultant, The Wicks Group, will be hired in order to achieve a Category 1 status for Curaçao in aviation. The consultant is hired by the Curaçao Civil Aviation Authority (CCAA). Six years ago, More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, June 28th, 2016
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Leeflang: “We’re paying 36k to an aviation director and still no results”

WILLEMSTAD -  According to the Independent Member of Parliament Omayra Leeflang, the government is paying the Jamaican-born Director of the Curaçao Civil Aviation Authority (CCAA), Oscar Derby, 36,000 guilders, More...

Curacao airport
By Edition On Tuesday, June 28th, 2016
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Curaçao Civil Aviation Authority to become independent

WILLEMSTAD - The Ordinance Curaçao Civil Aviation and Space Authority (CBRA) was sent to Parliament for approval. The law contains the independence of the aviation department and the various forms of supervision More...