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By Edition On Tuesday, June 12th, 2018

TUI Fly with Airbus A340 to Curaçao

SCHIPHOL, WILLEMSTAD - TUI fly is set to perform additional flights between Schiphol and Curaçao during the Christmas season. The flights are performed with an Airbus A340-300 from Surinam Airways. TUI fly flies More...

By Edition On Wednesday, May 30th, 2018

New plane SLM festively dedicated at Zanderij

PARAMARIBO - Last weekend the Suriname Airline Company (SLM) officially inaugurated its new plane. The Boeing 737-700 has been given the name 'District of Saramacca' and will be used regionally on the routes to More...

By Edition On Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

The minister did not threaten to withhold landing rights SLM

WILLEMSTAD - Minister of Traffic, Transport and Spatial Planning Zita Jesus-Leito never threatened with the withdrawal of landing rights for the Surinamese airline SLM. The local aviation company InselAir flies, More...

By Edition On Thursday, December 14th, 2017

InselAir says to have papers in order for Suriname

WILLEMSTAD - The local aviation company InselAir has all papers in order to fly to Suriname. There is an airline agreement between Curaçao and Suriname which applies in this case, says the representatives of the 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...

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By Edition On Friday, January 6th, 2017

Surinam Airways CEO’s bold vision: Expansion of the Guyana hub to NYC and Havana

PARAMARIBO - Surinam Airways (SLM) was out of the red and made a profit during the period when Robbi Lachmising was CEO. He was reappointed CEO of the company last year. Sitting in his office on a bright sunny day More...

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By Edition On Friday, May 20th, 2016

Non-stop flights between Suriname and New York still on SLM radar

PARAMARIBO - After more than eight years, Suriname’s Johan Pengel International Airport, with the cooperation of the United States, has now been certified as a category 1 airport, which will now allow Suriname-based More...

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By Edition On Thursday, September 3rd, 2015

Surinam Airways flights to Orlando to resume in December

PARAMARIBO, Suriname -- From all indications in Paramaribo and monitoring its online booking site, Surinam Airways (SLM) will end its trial run to Orlando, Florida, from Paramaribo via Georgetown, Guyana, on October More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, April 7th, 2015

Surinam wants to fly again to Barbados

Barbados appears to be in line for increased airlift from the region. After terminating its scheduled service to Barbados several years ago, Surinam Airways is making a bid to resume flights here, as well as to More...

By Edition On Thursday, September 18th, 2014

Flights Suriname Airways stopped if Suriname Government doesn’t comply with ultimatum

ORANJESTAD, WILLEMSTAD – According to a report from our news partners in Aruba,, the Government of Suriname has 5 days to react to the situation of Insel Air Aruba. If they don’t comply, then More...