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By Edition On Tuesday, January 19th, 2016

InselAir certified by FAA to conduct repair work on US-aircraft

WILLEMSTAD - InselAir International B.V. has received the official ‘Air Agency’ certificate from the FAA (Federal Aviation Administration). This specifically means that InselAir is now an official ‘USA repair More...

Oscar Derby
By Edition On Tuesday, December 8th, 2015

Derby: “Curaçao needs an independent CCAA to regain category 1 status”

Oscar Derby WILLEMSTAD – The promised category 1 for the Curaçao Civil Aviation Authority (CCAA) has not been materialized. According to a statement from the CCAA Director, Oscar Derby earlier this year, this More...

Curacao airport
By Edition On Friday, September 11th, 2015

FAA assessment Curaçao aviation end of 2015

WILLEMSTAD - According to the plan, the USA Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will be on the island to assess the Curaçao aviation and the airport. It is the intention for the Curaçao aviation sector to regain More...

By Edition On Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

Camelia-Römer: CCAA is ready for an FAA audit hopefully by December this year

WILLEMSTAD – The Parliament of Curaçao had a meeting with the new Minister of Traffic, Transport and Urban Planning, Mrs. Suzanne Camelia-Römer, where they debated on the certification of the aviation industry More...

By Edition On Friday, February 13th, 2015

Questions MFK and MAN on aviation status

WILLEMSTAD - What about the upgrading of our aviation sector to the standards of the American Civil Aviation Authority FAA and international aviation authorities ICAO? The MAN and MFK factions in parliament want More...

Curacao airport
By Edition On Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

Sint Maarten shows transparency on progress to category 1 in aviation, Curaçao remains disturbingly silent

WILLEMSTAD – Recently, the representatives from the Ministry of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Transport and Telecommunications of Sint Maarten, namely, Louis Halley, Head of Civil Aviation, Claudius Carty, Acting More...

By Edition On Monday, January 5th, 2015

Derby: “Category 1 status will gain momentum after legislation and organization”

WILLEMSTAD - A part of the process to recover the category 1 status is an independent regulator for the aviation industry. The Curaçao Civil Aviation Authority (CCAA) wants to become an independent administrative More...

Curacao Airport
By Edition On Friday, December 19th, 2014

Sint Maarten approves aviation regulations, Curaçao none yet

WILLEMSTAD – In 2011 a safety assessment audit was completed in the civil aviation authority of Curaçao by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to assess the safety oversight capabilities of the Curacao More...

Curacao airport
By Edition On Tuesday, November 25th, 2014

Curacao’s aviation on schedule to Category 1

WILLEMSTAD - According to Minister Earl Balborda of Traffic, Transport and Regional Planning (PNP) Curaçao is on track to get its category 1 status again in the field of civil aviation. It is expected that the More...

By Edition On Thursday, October 31st, 2013

FAA to allow airlines to expand use of personal electronics

WASHINGTON, DC, - The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Administrator Michael Huerta today announced that the FAA has determined that airlines can safely expand passenger More...