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by bimjim
Tue Jul 16, 2019
Forum: LIAT (1974) Limited - Antigua
Topic: LIAT for Florida?
Replies: 0
Views: 14

LIAT for Florida?

https://today.caricom.org/wp-content/uploads/CARICOM-Business-12-July-2019.pdf LIAT for Florida? 12-July-2019 The Antigua and Barbuda government says its future plans for the cash-strapped regional airline, LIAT, is to have it fly as far north as Florida, stopping in places like Jamaica, Haiti and t...
by bimjim
Tue Jul 16, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: PM Browne: We will not buy LIAT shares for $44 million
Replies: 0
Views: 3

PM Browne: We will not buy LIAT shares for $44 million

https://antiguaobserver.com/pm-browne-we-will-not-buy-liat-shares-for-44-million/ PM Browne: We will not buy LIAT shares for $44 million Carlena Knight July 16, 2019 Prime Minister Gaston Browne has shared his view on the ongoing talks with Barbados over LIAT, and has declared that Antigua and Barbu...
by bimjim
Mon Jul 15, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: LIAT negotiations set the stage for ‘the art of the deal’
Replies: 1
Views: 8

Antigua PM says he will not buy LIAT shares from Barbados for US$44 million

https://www.stlucianewsonline.com/antigua-pm-says-he-will-not-buy-liat-shares-from-barbados-for-us44-million/ Antigua PM says he will not buy LIAT shares from Barbados for US$44 million July 15, 2019 (ANTIGUA NEWS ROOM) Prime Minister Gaston Browne says Antigua and Barbuda is prepared to acquire fur...
by bimjim
Mon Jul 15, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: LIAT negotiations set the stage for ‘the art of the deal’
Replies: 1
Views: 8

LIAT negotiations set the stage for ‘the art of the deal’

https://www.caribbeannewsnow.com/2019/07/15/liat-negotiations-set-the-stage-for-the-art-of-the-deal/ LIAT negotiations set the stage for ‘the art of the deal’ July 15, 2019 ST JOHNS, Antigua Antigua and Barbuda’s effort to acquire majority ownership of LIAT through a purchase option of Barbados shar...
by bimjim
Mon Jul 15, 2019
Forum: Airport News - South America
Topic: Venezuelan chopper damaged in failed GDF mission in Essequibo
Replies: 0
Views: 7

Venezuelan chopper damaged in failed GDF mission in Essequibo

http://demerarawaves.com/2019/07/14/venezuelan-registered-chopper-damaged-in-failed-gdf-mission-in-essequibo-region/ Venezuelan-registered chopper damaged in failed GDF mission in Essequibo region Denis Chabrol July 14, 2019 A Venezuelan-registered helicopter, piloted by a former Venezuelan military...
by bimjim
Sun Jul 14, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: Antigua looking at new destinations for LIAT
Replies: 0
Views: 10

Antigua looking at new destinations for LIAT

https://barbadostoday.bb/2019/07/13/antigua-looking-at-new-destinations-for-liat/ Antigua looking at new destinations for LIAT July 13, 2019 ST. JOHN’S, Antigua, CMC The Antigua and Barbuda government says its future plans for the cash-strapped regional airline, LIAT, is to have it fly as far north ...
by bimjim
Sat Jul 13, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: [LIAT] Browne: ‘Not aware’ LIAT talks stalled
Replies: 0
Views: 9

[LIAT] Browne: ‘Not aware’ LIAT talks stalled

https://barbadostoday.bb/2019/07/13/browne-not-aware-liat-talks-stalled/ [LIAT] Browne: ‘Not aware’ LIAT talks stalled July 13, 2019 ST JOHN’S, Antigua – The Antigua and Barbuda government says it is not aware that negotiations with Barbados regarding the sale of the shares of the cash-strapped regi...
by bimjim
Sat Jul 13, 2019
Forum: Caribbean Airlines - Trinidad & Tobago
Topic: Union accuses Caribbean Airlines of bullying workers
Replies: 0
Views: 21

Union accuses Caribbean Airlines of bullying workers

https://newsday.co.tt/2019/07/12/union-accuses-cal-of-bullying-workers/ Union accuses CAL of bullying workers 11 July, 2019 Marlene Augustine Peter Farmer, secretary general of the Aviation Communication and Allied Workers Union (ACAWU), yesterday raised concerns that Caribbean Airlines (CAL) manage...
by bimjim
Fri Jul 12, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: [LIAT, Antigua & Barbuda, Barbados] No deal!
Replies: 2
Views: 38

Re: [LIAT, Antigua & Barbuda, Barbados] No deal!

https://www.winnfm.com/news/local/30081-liat-shares-negotiation-breakdown LIAT Shares Negotiation Breakdown Ken Richards Friday, 12 July 2019 10:22 St Kitts and Nevis (WINN): The Antigua and Barbuda attempt to purchase some of the LIAT shares held by Barbados might not happen after all. Barbados Tod...
by bimjim
Fri Jul 12, 2019
Forum: GCAA - CAA of Guyana
Topic: GCAA launches investigation into GAMAS aircraft accident
Replies: 0
Views: 7

GCAA launches investigation into GAMAS aircraft accident

https://gcaa-gy.org/gcaa-launches-investigation-into-gamas-aircraft-accident/ February 21, 2019 10:34 am GCAA launches investigation into GAMAS aircraft accident Press Release Inspectors from the Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) are at the crash site of the Cessna 182 aircraft which crashed cl...
by bimjim
Fri Jul 12, 2019
Forum: One Caribbean - St. Vincent
Topic: [One Caribbean] The Bizarre Story Of St Vincent’s Only Boeing 747
Replies: 4
Views: 136

Re: [One Caribbean] The Bizarre Story Of St Vincent’s Only Boeing 747

PARTIAL https://www.newsamericasnow.com/caribbean-business-and-finance-report-21/ CARIBBEAN BUSINESS AND FINANCE REPORT July 11, 2019 By NAN Business Editor News Americas, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Fri. July 12, 2019: Here are the top business stories making news from the Caribbean for this week of July...
by bimjim
Fri Jul 12, 2019
Forum: BahamasAir
Topic: Business Bites: Time To Pull The Plug On Bahamasair
Replies: 1
Views: 9

Re: Business Bites: Time To Pull The Plug On Bahamasair

However badly we may need tourism and however closely physically we may exist next to another country, I cannot help but deplore the sucking up to that other country as if their national affairs were our own. The Bahamas is an independent sovereign country which fought for its independence and even ...
by bimjim
Fri Jul 12, 2019
Forum: BahamasAir
Topic: Business Bites: Time To Pull The Plug On Bahamasair
Replies: 1
Views: 9

Business Bites: Time To Pull The Plug On Bahamasair

http://www.tribune242.com/news/2019/jul/11/business-bites-time-pull-plug-bahamasair/ Business Bites: Time To Pull The Plug On Bahamasair Richard Coulson Thursday, July 11, 2019 Efficient reception of international air travellers is clearly key to our tourism and is well performed by our Lynden Pindl...
by bimjim
Fri Jul 12, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: #BTEditorial – Playing ‘chicken’ with LIAT
Replies: 0
Views: 6

#BTEditorial – Playing ‘chicken’ with LIAT

https://barbadostoday.bb/2019/07/12/bteditorial-playing-chicken-with-liat/ #BTEditorial – Playing ‘chicken’ with LIAT July 12, 2019 In economics game theory, the game of chicken typically involves two parties heading toward each other. The players continue on the same path, seemingly destined to col...
by bimjim
Thu Jul 11, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: [LIAT, Antigua & Barbuda, Barbados] No deal!
Replies: 2
Views: 38

Re: [LIAT, Antigua & Barbuda, Barbados] No deal!

https://caribbeannewsservice.com/now/liat-negotiations-between-barbados-and-antigua-and-barbuda-collapse/ LIAT negotiations between Barbados and Antigua and Barbuda collapse Jul 11, 2019 LIAT negotiations between Barbados and Antigua and Barbuda have broken down. Barbados TODAY investigations have r...
by bimjim
Thu Jul 11, 2019
Forum: Jamaica Airlink
Topic: New domestic carrier Jam Air takes flight
Replies: 0
Views: 14

New domestic carrier Jam Air takes flight

http://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/business/20190710/new-domestic-carrier-jam-air-takes-flight New domestic carrier Jam Air takes flight Wednesday | July 10, 2019 Jam Air Link Express Limited, which began cross-country flights in Jamaica on Monday with its twin-engine Otto aircraft, plans to add a s...
by bimjim
Thu Jul 11, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: [LIAT, Antigua & Barbuda, Barbados] No deal!
Replies: 2
Views: 38

[LIAT, Antigua & Barbuda, Barbados] No deal!

https://barbadostoday.bb/2019/07/11/no-deal-3/ [LIAT, Antigua & Barbuda, Barbados] No deal! July 11, 2019 LIAT negotiations between Barbados and Antigua and Barbuda have broken down. Barbados TODAY investigations have revealed that talks between the teams from Antigua and Barbuda and Barbados, which...
by bimjim
Wed Jul 10, 2019
Forum: One Caribbean - St. Vincent
Topic: [One Caribbean] The Bizarre Story Of St Vincent’s Only Boeing 747
Replies: 4
Views: 136

Re: [One Caribbean] The Bizarre Story Of St Vincent’s Only Boeing 747

https://onemileatatime.com/st-vincent-certifying-747/ St. Vincent Struggling To Certify Strange 747 June 24, 2019 Ben (Lucky) 9 Well I’m happy that I’m not the only one who isn’t sure what to make of this… Several weeks ago I wrote about how a 20+ year old 747-400 touched down in St. Vincent. The pl...
by bimjim
Tue Jul 09, 2019
Forum: BahamasAir
Topic: Bahamasair explains irregular operations on Sunday
Replies: 0
Views: 10

Bahamasair explains irregular operations on Sunday

https://ewnews.com/bahamasair-explains-irregular-operations-on-sunday Bahamasair explains irregular operations on Sunday July 8, 2019 NASSAU, BAHAMAS- Bahamasair has advised the travelling public that its Sunday, July 7 schedule was negatively impacted by weather-related closures at both the Lynden ...
by bimjim
Tue Jul 09, 2019
Forum: Cayman Airways
Topic: Cayman Airways adds extra Jamaica flights
Replies: 0
Views: 8

Cayman Airways adds extra Jamaica flights

http://www.ieyenews.com/wordpress/cayman-airways-adds-extra-jamaica-flights/ Cayman Airways adds extra Jamaica flights July 8, 2019 In anticipation of another busy Summer for visiting family and friends, Cayman Airways Limited (CAL) has added an additional 28 roundtrip flights between Grand Cayman a...
by bimjim
Mon Jul 08, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: TAX CRUISE SECTOR MORE AND TAX AIR PASSENGERS LESS
Replies: 1
Views: 14

Re: TAX CRUISE SECTOR MORE AND TAX AIR PASSENGERS LESS

I am becoming more convinced that the people at the other end of the usual chain are insisting in more forcefully making their decisions felt, whether "politicians" like it or not. Facts be known, "politician" now stands for any shady, disreputable ignorant con-man who can persuade any particular gr...
by bimjim
Fri Jul 05, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: TAX CRUISE SECTOR MORE AND TAX AIR PASSENGERS LESS
Replies: 1
Views: 14

TAX CRUISE SECTOR MORE AND TAX AIR PASSENGERS LESS

https://www.caribbeannewsnow.com/2019/07/08/commentary-a-call-for-caribbean-governments-to-tax-cruise-sectors-more-than-air-passengers/ https://www.stlucianewsonline.com/a-call-for-caribbean-governments-to-tax-cruise-sector-more-and-tax-air-passengers-less-commentary-by-robert-maclellan/ FOR IMMEDIA...
by bimjim
Thu Jul 04, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: Talks Held on Antigua Acquiring Majority Shares in LIAT
Replies: 0
Views: 13

Talks Held on Antigua Acquiring Majority Shares in LIAT

https://pointefmradio.com/2019/07/02/talks-held-on-antigua-acquiring-majority-shares-in-liat/ Talks Held on Antigua Acquiring Majority Shares in LIAT Tuesday 2nd July, 2019 Two days of negotiations ended today in Bridgetown over the takeover of Barbados’ majority ownership of LIAT by Antigua and Bar...
by bimjim
Thu Jul 04, 2019
Forum: Fly Jamaica - Air Guyana - Wings Aviation
Topic: Fly Jamaica fails to refund passengers again
Replies: 0
Views: 13

Fly Jamaica fails to refund passengers again

https://guyanatimesgy.com/fly-jamaica-fails-to-refund-passengers-again/ Fly Jamaica fails to refund passengers again …CCAC says Board to pass judgement July 3, 2019 For the second time, the embattled Fly Jamaica Airline has failed to refund owed passengers, although it promised to process those refu...
by bimjim
Wed Jul 03, 2019
Forum: One Caribbean - St. Vincent
Topic: [One Caribbean] The Bizarre Story Of St Vincent’s Only Boeing 747
Replies: 4
Views: 136

Re: [One Caribbean] The Bizarre Story Of St Vincent’s Only Boeing 747

Tomas Chlumecky - International Aviation Executive, Entrepreneur and Advisor ("Aviation Doctor") What the heck! have they lost their mind? A B747-400 operation out of St. Vincent & the Grenadines by One Caribbean? that will last a few weeks/months at best, that just is ridiculous, what investor inve...
by bimjim
Wed Jul 03, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: [GPS Jamming] Why can’t Israeli pilots get a GPS signal?
Replies: 0
Views: 9

[GPS Jamming] Why can’t Israeli pilots get a GPS signal?

https://www.c4isrnet.com/global/mideast-africa/2019/07/02/why-cant-israeli-pilots-get-a-gps-signal/ [GPS Jamming] Why can’t Israeli pilots get a GPS signal? Kelsey Reichmann 3 June, 2-19 Israeli pilots have reported the loss of a GPS signal near Tel Aviv for nearly three weeks and officials believe ...
by bimjim
Wed Jul 03, 2019
Forum: Airport News - South America
Topic: [Guyana] CJIA undertakes $200M Instrument Landing System project
Replies: 0
Views: 8

[Guyana] CJIA undertakes $200M Instrument Landing System project

https://dpi.gov.gy/cjia-undertakes-200m-instrument-landing-system-project/ [Guyana] CJIA undertakes $200M Instrument Landing System project ─ Pilots welcome the development Shaquille Bourne Author Communications Officer | Department of Public Information Jul 02, 2019 As the Cheddi Jagan Internationa...
by bimjim
Tue Jul 02, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: View from Europe: The pivotal role of aviation in regional integration
Replies: 0
Views: 5

View from Europe: The pivotal role of aviation in regional integration

https://www.caribbeannewsnow.com/2019/07/01/commentary-the-view-from-europe-the-pivotal-role-of-aviation-in-regional-integration/ View from Europe: The pivotal role of aviation in regional integration David Jessop July 1, 2019 Speaking at the end of the recent summit of the Organisation of Eastern C...
by bimjim
Tue Jul 02, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: [Barbados] Marshall opens talks on LIAT
Replies: 0
Views: 7

[Barbados] Marshall opens talks on LIAT

https://barbadostoday.bb/2019/07/02/marshall-opens-talks-on-liat/ [Barbados] Marshall opens talks on LIAT July 2, 2019 Negotiations began today between the governments of Barbados and Antigua and Barbuda over the takeover of Barbados’ majority ownership of island-hopping airline LIAT. Teams from bot...
by bimjim
Mon Jul 01, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Boeing's 737 MAX software outsourced to $9-an-hour engineers
Replies: 0
Views: 13

Boeing's 737 MAX software outsourced to $9-an-hour engineers

https://www.smh.com.au/business/companies/boeing-s-737-max-software-outsourced-to-12-80-an-hour-engineers-20190629-p522h4.html Boeing's 737 MAX software outsourced to $9-an-hour engineers Peter Robison June 29, 2019 It remains the mystery at the heart of Boeing's 737 MAX crisis: how did a company re...
by bimjim
Mon Jul 01, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Boeing falsified records for 787 jet sold to Air Canada
Replies: 0
Views: 15

Boeing falsified records for 787 jet sold to Air Canada

https://www.cbc.ca/news/business/boeing-air-canada-jet-fuel-leak-1.5193550 Boeing falsified records for 787 jet sold to Air Canada. It developed a fuel leak Katie Nicholson · CBC News Jun 28, 2019 Boeing staff falsified records for a 787 jet built for Air Canada which developed a fuel leak ten month...
by bimjim
Sun Jun 30, 2019
Forum: One Caribbean - St. Vincent
Topic: [One Caribbean] The Bizarre Story Of St Vincent’s Only Boeing 747
Replies: 4
Views: 136

Re: [One Caribbean] The Bizarre Story Of St Vincent’s Only Boeing 747

That joke of a SVD 747 that is going to "change the world"... Man tell mih that SVG registered the 747 "8P ERI" - in Barbados, where the reason Barbados will NEVER get category One is that the CivilAv Authority is a Department of the Ministry (NOT a CAA - a political arms-length Authority) and perfo...
by bimjim
Sat Jun 29, 2019
Forum: Western Air - Bahamas
Topic: Decommissioned Western Air Plane Collides With Overhang
Replies: 1
Views: 15

Re: Decommissioned Western Air Plane Collides With Overhang

"there were no passengers or crew on board".

So unless they were running the engines by remote control, there presumably had to be mechanics or engineers on board running the engines?
by bimjim
Sat Jun 29, 2019
Forum: Western Air - Bahamas
Topic: Decommissioned Western Air Plane Collides With Overhang
Replies: 1
Views: 15

Decommissioned Western Air Plane Collides With Overhang

http://www.tribune242.com/news/2019/jun/28/decommissioned-western-air-plane-collides-overhang/ Decommissioned Western Air Plane Collides With Overhang DENISE MAYCOCK Tribune Freeport Reporter Friday, June 28, 2019 A decommissioned Western Air plane collided with an overhang during routine mechanical...
by bimjim
Sat Jun 29, 2019
Forum: SkyBahamas Airlines
Topic: [SkyBahamas] ‘Impossible To Stay In This Business’
Replies: 0
Views: 32

[SkyBahamas] ‘Impossible To Stay In This Business’

http://www.tribune242.com/news/2019/jun/28/impossible-stay-business/ [SkyBahamas] ‘Impossible To Stay In This Business’ Friday, June 28, 2019 NEIL HARTNELL Tribune Business Editor Increased costs linked to Nassau’s main airport being reduced to one runway are the latest factor “making it impossible ...
by bimjim
Sat Jun 29, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: [LIAT] Aviation’s pivotal role in regional integration
Replies: 0
Views: 21

[LIAT] Aviation’s pivotal role in regional integration

https://www.trinidadexpress.com/opinion/columnists/aviation-s-pivotal-role-in-regional-integration/article_619f16ac-99fd-11e9-b1e1-2b9f6543d9e8.html [LIAT] Aviation’s pivotal role in regional integration David Jessop 26 June, 2019 The View from Europe Speaking at the end of the recent summit of the ...
by bimjim
Sat Jun 29, 2019
Forum: Military
Topic: Guyana Defence Force Skyvans arrive
Replies: 0
Views: 20

Guyana Defence Force Skyvans arrive

https://demerarawaves.com/2019/06/28/guyana-defence-force-skyvans-arrive/ Guyana Defence Force Skyvans arrive Denis Chabrol June 28, 2019 Almost one year after they were purchased by the Guyana Defence Force (GDF), two used Skyvan planes arrived Thursday and are expected to go into regular operation...
by bimjim
Fri Jun 28, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: Commentary: A Caribbean Ghana Air-Agreement can now take off
Replies: 0
Views: 10

Commentary: A Caribbean Ghana Air-Agreement can now take off

https://www.caribbeannewsnow.com/2019/06/28/commentary-a-caribbean-ghana-air-agreement-can-now-take-off/ Commentary: A Caribbean Ghana Air-Agreement can now take off Ray Chickrie June 28, 2019 For decades Caribbean leaders have talked about an air-link between the Caribbean and Accra, Ghana, but now...
by bimjim
Thu Jun 27, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: U.S. regulator cites new flaw on grounded Boeing 737 MAX
Replies: 0
Views: 15

U.S. regulator cites new flaw on grounded Boeing 737 MAX

https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/exclusive-faa-identifies-new-potential-risk-on-737-max/ar-AADsWV3 U.S. regulator cites new flaw on grounded Boeing 737 MAX David Shepardson and Eric M. Johnson 27 June, 2019 WASHINGTON/SEATTLE (Reuters) The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration has identified a new r...
by bimjim
Wed Jun 26, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New flaw found in Boeing 737 Max, sources say
Replies: 0
Views: 11

New flaw found in Boeing 737 Max, sources say

https://www.hawaiinewsnow.com/2019/06/26/new-flaw-found-boeing-max-sources-say/ New flaw found in Boeing 737 Max, sources say June 26, 2019 (CNN) Officials have found a new flaw in the Boeing 737 Max, said two sources familiar with the matter. Two of the 737 Max jets crashed within the last year, le...
by bimjim
Wed Jun 26, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: [Barbados] No LIAT talks yet – Attorney General
Replies: 0
Views: 14

[Barbados] No LIAT talks yet – Attorney General

https://barbadostoday.bb/2019/06/25/no-liat-talks-yet-attorney-general/ [Barbados] No LIAT talks yet – Attorney General June 25, 2019 Within the next two weeks Barbados is hoping to start negotiations with Antigua and Barbuda regarding the sale of its LIAT shares. So says Barbados’ lead negotiator A...
by bimjim
Wed Jun 26, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Commentary: Tourism Matters: Air travel within the Caribbean
Replies: 0
Views: 14

Commentary: Tourism Matters: Air travel within the Caribbean

https://www.caribbeannewsnow.com/2019/06/26/commentary-tourism-matters-air-travel-within-the-caribbean/ Commentary: Tourism Matters: Air travel within the Caribbean Adrian Loveridge June 26, 2019 Our tourism planners have a major task ahead of them unless significant changes in terms of availability...
by bimjim
Tue Jun 25, 2019
Forum: One Caribbean - St. Vincent
Topic: [One Caribbean] The Bizarre Story Of St Vincent’s Only Boeing 747
Replies: 4
Views: 136

[One Caribbean] The Bizarre Story Of St Vincent’s Only Boeing 747

https://simpleflying.com/st-vincent-boeing-747/ [One Caribbean] The Bizarre Story Of St Vincent’s Only Boeing 747 Nick John Whittle June 25, 2019 Privately-owned airline One Caribbean Ltd has taken delivery of a 20-year-old B747-400. The airline plans to launch non-stop flights between its St. Vince...
by bimjim
Tue Jun 25, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: [400+] Pilots suing Boeing over 'unprecedented cover-up'
Replies: 0
Views: 15

[400+] Pilots suing Boeing over 'unprecedented cover-up'

https://www.aol.com/article/news/2019/06/24/pilots-suing-boeing-ovePilots suing Boeing over 'unprecedented cover-up' [400+] Pilots suing Boeing over 'unprecedented cover-up' Sinéad Baker Jun 24th 2019 More than 400 Boeing 737 Max pilots are suing the company over what they allege was an "unprecedent...
by bimjim
Tue Jun 25, 2019
Forum: PAWA Dominicana - Dominican Republic
Topic: IDAC will cancel the Air Operator Certificate to PAWA Dominicana
Replies: 0
Views: 21

IDAC will cancel the Air Operator Certificate to PAWA Dominicana

http://www.elaviador.do/texto-diario/mostrar/1462954/idac-revela-cancelara-certificado-operador-aereo-linea-aerea-pawa IDAC reveals that it will cancel the Air Operator Certificate to Pawa airline June 24, 2019 The director of the Dominican Institute of Civil Aviation (IDAC), Alejandro Herrera, reve...
by bimjim
Mon Jun 24, 2019
Forum: One Caribbean - St. Vincent
Topic: [One Caribbean] St. Vincent Struggling To Certify Strange 747
Replies: 1
Views: 91

Re: [One Caribbean] St. Vincent Struggling To Certify Strange 747

https://news784.com/local-news/eccaa-seeks-faa-guidance-over-st-vincent-747-400-registration-plan/ ECCAA Seeks FAA Guidance Over St. Vincent 747-400 Registration Plan Chris Kjelgaard June 23, 2019 The Antigua-headquartered Eastern Caribbean Civil Aviation Authority (ECCAA) is consulting closely with...
by bimjim
Mon Jun 24, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: Commentary: A Morocco–Suriname air-bridge has potential to take off
Replies: 0
Views: 21

Commentary: A Morocco–Suriname air-bridge has potential to take off

https://www.caribbeannewsnow.com/2019/06/24/commentary-a-morocco-suriname-air-bridge-has-potential-to-take-off/ Commentary: A Morocco–Suriname air-bridge has potential to take off Ray Chickrie June 24, 2019 Morocco is uniquely located in Northwest Africa between Europe, North and South America. With...
by bimjim
Mon Jun 24, 2019
Forum: One Caribbean - St. Vincent
Topic: [One Caribbean] St. Vincent Struggling To Certify Strange 747
Replies: 1
Views: 91

[One Caribbean] St. Vincent Struggling To Certify Strange 747

https://onemileatatime.com/st-vincent-certifying-747/ [One Caribbean] St. Vincent Struggling To Certify Strange 747 June 24, 2019 by Ben (Lucky) Well I’m happy that I’m not the only one who isn’t sure what to make of this… Several weeks ago I wrote about how a 20+ year old 747-400 touched down in St...
by bimjim
Mon Jun 24, 2019
Forum: Surinam Airways
Topic: Surinam Airways Replacing A340 With 777
Replies: 0
Views: 21

Surinam Airways Replacing A340 With 777

https://onemileatatime.com/surinam-airways-777/ Surinam Airways Replacing A340 With 777 June 23, 2019 Ben (Lucky) Last July I wrote about Surinam Airways’ fascinating flight between Paramaribo and Amsterdam. The airline has a single A340-300 that they use for their long haul flights, as they fly sev...
by bimjim
Sun Jun 23, 2019
Forum: Surinam Airways
Topic: SLM joines forces with Boeing: leasing service
Replies: 1
Views: 21

Re: SLM joines forces with Boeing: leasing service

Tomas Chlumecky International Aviation Executive, Entrepreneur and Advisor ("Aviation Doctor") Well, ETOPS will be a big cost for a 1 aircraft long haul operation, but as I know Surinam Airways, money best put into expanding regional routes with B737-700's not on AMS service, best done with a JV wit...
by bimjim
Sun Jun 23, 2019
Forum: Surinam Airways
Topic: SLM joines forces with Boeing: leasing service
Replies: 1
Views: 21

SLM joines forces with Boeing: leasing service

http://m.starnieuws.com/index.php/welcome/index/nieuwsitem/53271 SLM joins forces with Boeing; leasing device 22 Jun, 2019 The Surinamese Aviation Company (SLM) will work with Boeing. Starnieuws learns that after intensive negotiations, an agreement was signed with Boeing on Friday. The national car...
by bimjim
Sun Jun 23, 2019
Forum: Airport News - South America
Topic: CJIA sends senior manager on leave; withdraws pass for alleged victim
Replies: 0
Views: 31

CJIA sends senior manager on leave; withdraws pass for alleged victim

https://www.kaieteurnewsonline.com/2019/06/19/sexual-harassment-allegations-cjia-sends-senior-manager-on-leave-withdraws-security-pass-for-alleged-victim/ Sexual harassment allegations… CJIA sends senior manager on leave; withdraws security pass for alleged victim Jun 19, 2019 The management of Ched...
by bimjim
Sun Jun 23, 2019
Forum: Military
Topic: Police Force in exploratory talks with Guyanese US company for aviation wing
Replies: 0
Views: 29

Police Force in exploratory talks with Guyanese US company for aviation wing

http://demerarawaves.com/2019/02/28/guyana-police-force-in-exploratory-talks-for-aviation-wing-with-guyanese-owned-us-company/ Police Force in exploratory talks with Guyanese-owned US company for aviation wing Denis Chabrol February 28, 2019 Miguel Benjamin, George Glen, Andre Budhan and Olubumi Jos...
by bimjim
Sat Jun 22, 2019
Forum: Aruba Airlines
Topic: Aruba Airlines adds first CRJ-200
Replies: 0
Views: 15

Aruba Airlines adds first CRJ-200

https://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/news/79184-aruba-airlines-adds-first-crj-200 Aruba Airlines adds first CRJ-200 21.06.2019 Aruba Airlines (AG, Aruba) has taken delivery of its first CRJ-200 following the arrival of P4-CRA (msn 7796) in Aruba earlier this week. The 16-year-old Bombardier Aerospace ...
by bimjim
Sat Jun 22, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Former Bahamian minister endorse ‘Liberalising airlift in the Caribbean’
Replies: 1
Views: 24

Re: Former Bahamian minister endorse ‘Liberalising airlift in the Caribbean’

It has occurred to me that with politicians agreeing with foreign (American) Airlines that intra-regional airline routes should be GIVEN AWAY to foreign airlines, perhaps they might like a taste if their own medicine. I always knew that most politicians could not see past the end of their wallet, bu...
by bimjim
Fri Jun 21, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Former Bahamian minister endorse ‘Liberalising airlift in the Caribbean’
Replies: 1
Views: 24

Former Bahamian minister endorse ‘Liberalising airlift in the Caribbean’

https://www.caribbeannewsnow.com/2019/06/21/former-bahamian-minister-endorse-liberalizing-airlift-in-the-caribbean/ Former Bahamian minister endorse ‘Liberalising airlift in the Caribbean’ Anne Salafia June 21, 2019 PHILIPSBURG, St Maarten Journalists, pilots and movers and shakers of the travel ind...
by bimjim
Fri Jun 21, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Caribbean aviation taxes may cause economic strangulation
Replies: 0
Views: 10

Caribbean aviation taxes may cause economic strangulation

https://50skyshades.com/news/airlines/caribbean-aviation-taxes-may-cause-economic-strangulation Caribbean aviation taxes may cause economic strangulation Cdr. Bud Slabbaert 16 Jul 2018 If an airport in the Caribbean wishes to be an international hub, or even a regional hub, it is probably well advis...
by bimjim
Thu Jun 20, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: Is Barbados planning to ferry it?
Replies: 0
Views: 30

Is Barbados planning to ferry it?

https://www.caribbeanlifenews.com/stories/2019/6/2019-06-21-ga-barbados-planning-ferry-service-cl.html Is Barbados planning to ferry it? George Alleyne June 20, 2019 Talks are either underway or about to start with the aim of transferring majority ownership of the lone dedicated Caribbean inter-isla...
by bimjim
Thu Jun 20, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A push for market liberalization in the Caribbean
Replies: 1
Views: 16

Re: A push for market liberalization in the Caribbean

Americans always want everything their way. And I mean EVERYTHING their way. Here's a suggestion: Let's say that the day the US offers the Caribbean states full and equal reciprocal accesses, rights and freedoms, we will start considering the returns. But for scores of independent countries to just ...
by bimjim
Thu Jun 20, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A push for market liberalization in the Caribbean
Replies: 1
Views: 16

A push for market liberalization in the Caribbean

https://blog.wandr.me/2019/06/a-push-for-market-liberalization-in-the-caribbean/ A push for market liberalization in the Caribbean Seth Miller 13 June 2019 Can cooperation and market liberalization beat out protectionist interests in the Caribbean? The 2019 Caribavia conference wasted little time in...
by bimjim
Thu Jun 20, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: [Bahamas] Aviation Fears Pilot Shortage
Replies: 0
Views: 26

[Bahamas] Aviation Fears Pilot Shortage

http://www.tribune242.com/news/2019/jun/19/aviation-fears-pilot-shortage/ [Bahamas] Aviation Fears Pilot Shortage NATARIO McKENZIE, Tribune Business Reporter Wednesday, June 19, 2019 The Bahamas could suffer a shortage of commercial airline pilots due to the aggressive recruitment drives and higher ...
by bimjim
Wed Jun 19, 2019
Forum: LIAT (1974) Limited - Antigua
Topic: Commentary: Tourism Matters: Majority ownership in LIAT
Replies: 0
Views: 47

Commentary: Tourism Matters: Majority ownership in LIAT

https://www.caribbeannewsnow.com/2019/06/19/commentary-tourism-matters-majority-ownership-in-liat/ Commentary: Tourism Matters: Majority ownership in LIAT Adrian Loveridge June 19, 2019 After trying to avoid the subject intentionally for many years, is it now the time to focus all our attention that...
by bimjim
Wed Jun 19, 2019
Forum: BahamasAir
Topic: Low passenger load factor continues to plague Bahamasair
Replies: 0
Views: 17

Low passenger load factor continues to plague Bahamasair

https://thenassauguardian.com/2019/06/19/low-passenger-load-factor-continues-to-plague-bahamasair/ Low passenger load factor continues to plague Bahamasair Paige McCartney June 19, 2019 Despite an increase in passenger counts, Bahamasair is still operating at cripplingly low cabin loads, which accor...
by bimjim
Wed Jun 19, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: OECS should not be undervalued or underestimated, says PM Browne
Replies: 0
Views: 12

OECS should not be undervalued or underestimated, says PM Browne

https://www.caribbeannewsnow.com/2019/06/19/oecs-assembly-should-not-be-undervalued-or-underestimated-says-pm-browne/ OECS assembly should not be undervalued or underestimated, says PM Browne June 19, 2019 ST JOHNS, Antigua At the opening of the 67th meeting of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean ...
by bimjim
Wed Jun 19, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: Antigua PM calls for support for LIAT
Replies: 0
Views: 12

Antigua PM calls for support for LIAT

http://www.myvuenews.com/antigua-pm-calls-for-support-for-liat/ Antigua PM calls for support for LIAT June 18, 2019 The Antigua and Barbuda government says it has no intention of allowing the cash-strapped regional airline, LIAT, fail saying it is a necessary component of regional unity and integrat...
by bimjim
Wed Jun 19, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: PM Skerrit attends meetings of OECS Authority and OECS Assembly in Antigua
Replies: 1
Views: 8

Re: PM Skerrit attends meetings of OECS Authority and OECS Assembly in Antigua

Dr. Jules also spoke about some of the achievements under the leadership of Chairman Gonsalves, including “preparation of a suite of free movement bills that will ensure the provision of contingent rights, lay the basis for free circulation of goods and create mechanisms for short term benefits,” d...
by bimjim
Wed Jun 19, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: PM Skerrit attends meetings of OECS Authority and OECS Assembly in Antigua
Replies: 1
Views: 8

PM Skerrit attends meetings of OECS Authority and OECS Assembly in Antigua

https://dominicanewsonline.com/news/homepage/news/pm-skerrit-attends-meetings-of-oecs-authority-and-oecs-assembly-in-antigua/ PM Skerrit attends meetings of OECS Authority and OECS Assembly in Antigua Tuesday, June 18th, 2019 Dominica’s Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit was among regional leaders who...
by bimjim
Wed Jun 19, 2019
Forum: Aviation Insurance
Topic: Still no insurance payouts for VG, Anegada nearly 2 years after hurricanes
Replies: 0
Views: 21

Still no insurance payouts for VG, Anegada nearly 2 years after hurricanes

https://bvinews.com/still-no-insurance-payouts-for-vg-anegada-airports-nearly-2-years-after-hurricanes/ Still no insurance payouts for VG, Anegada airports nearly 2 years after hurricanes June 18, 2019 Nearly two years after the 2017 hurricanes and the BVI Airports Authority (BVIAA) has still not re...
by bimjim
Tue Jun 18, 2019
Forum: Air Antilles - Antilles Francaises
Topic: PARIS: Air Antilles orders two [-400] Twin Otters
Replies: 1
Views: 37

Air Antilles first Caribbean operator to purchase Viking 400 Twin Otters

https://www.skiesmag.com/press-releases/air-antilles-to-become-first-caribbean-operator-with-purchase-of-viking-series-400-twin-otters/ Air Antilles to become first Caribbean operator with purchase of Viking Series 400 Twin Otters June 18, 2019 Viking Air Limited of Victoria, B.C., and Air Antilles,...
by bimjim
Tue Jun 18, 2019
Forum: Air Antilles - Antilles Francaises
Topic: PARIS: Air Antilles orders two [-400] Twin Otters
Replies: 1
Views: 37

PARIS: Air Antilles orders two [-400] Twin Otters

https://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/paris-air-antilles-orders-two-twin-otters-458964/ PARIS: Air Antilles orders two Twin Otters Edward Russell Paris 18 June, 2019 Air Antilles has ordered two Viking Air DHC-6-400 Twin Otters to replace ageing turboprops in its fleet. The Guadeloupe-based car...
by bimjim
Tue Jun 18, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: Paul Gravel (SVG Air): Taxes Killing All Caribbean Airlines
Replies: 0
Views: 19

Paul Gravel (SVG Air): Taxes Killing All Caribbean Airlines

http://bes-reporter.com/index.php/2019/06/17/paul-gravel-svg-air-taxes-killing-all-caribbean-airlines/ Paul Gravel (SVG Air): Taxes Killing All Caribbean Airlines Harald Linkels 17 JUNE 2019 Kingstown, St. Vincent- Paul Gravel, founder and CEO of St. Vincent & Grenadines Air (SVG Air) is convinced t...
by bimjim
Mon Jun 17, 2019
Forum: WinAir - Windward Islands Airways - St. Maarten
Topic: Winair to serve Curaçao with double-daily flights
Replies: 0
Views: 14

Winair to serve Curaçao with double-daily flights

https://www.curacaochronicle.com/post/local/winair-to-serve-curacao-with-double-daily-flights/ Winair to serve Curaçao with double-daily flights June 17, 2019 PHILIPSBURG, WILLEMSTAD Sint Maarten based Windward Island Airways International (Winair) as of July 4, 2019 will move to 2 daily frequencies...
by bimjim
Sat Jun 15, 2019
Forum: Guyana Aviation Polytechnic Institute
Topic: Guyana Aviation Polytechnic Institute was officially launched on Friday
Replies: 0
Views: 23

Guyana Aviation Polytechnic Institute was officially launched on Friday

15 June, 2019

The Guyana Aviation Polytechnic Institute was officially launched on Friday. This new institute will facilitate training and development in the aviation field and will be the key support agency to the petroleum industry.
by bimjim
Sat Jun 15, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: Antigua takes management of troubled Caribbean airline LIAT
Replies: 1
Views: 33

Antigua takes management of troubled Caribbean airline LIAT

https://newpaper24.com/antigua-takes-control-of-troubled-caribbean-airline-liat-newpaper24/ Antigua takes management of troubled Caribbean airline LIAT 2019-06-14 ST. JOHN’S A Caribbean airline that helps bind collectively the area’s many island nations has been saved from going beneath — no less th...
by bimjim
Fri Jun 14, 2019
Forum: JCAA - CAA of Jamaica
Topic: JCAA developing guidelines for use of drones
Replies: 0
Views: 3

JCAA developing guidelines for use of drones

https://www.jamaicaobserver.com/news/jcaa-developing_167414?profile=1373 JCAA developing guidelines for use of drones Balford Henry Senior staff reporter Friday, June 14, 2019 The Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority (JCAA) says that, in addition to its new strategic goals designed to guide its navigati...
by bimjim
Fri Jun 14, 2019
Forum: DoT / FAA - USA
Topic: ACLU - Coast Guard Kidnapped and Abused Jamaican Fishermen for a Month
Replies: 1
Views: 4

Re: ACLU - Coast Guard Kidnapped and Abused Jamaican Fishermen for a Month

It's way past time the USA were stripped of all authority outsi9de of their own waters and airspace. Clearly they only abuse any freedom or authority they are given, without regard for the opinions or rights of others.
by bimjim
Fri Jun 14, 2019
Forum: DoT / FAA - USA
Topic: ACLU - Coast Guard Kidnapped and Abused Jamaican Fishermen for a Month
Replies: 1
Views: 4

ACLU - Coast Guard Kidnapped and Abused Jamaican Fishermen for a Month

https://www.miaminewtimes.com/news/us-coast-guard-kidnapped-jamaican-fisherman-and-dumped-them-in-miami-aclu-says-11196341 Coast Guard Kidnapped and Abused Jamaican Fishermen for a Month, Then Dumped Them in Miami, ACLU Says Jerry Iannelli June 13, 2019 Four fishermen say the Coast Guard trapped the...
by bimjim
Fri Jun 14, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: [Bahamas] Western Air disputes D’Aguilar’s claims
Replies: 0
Views: 10

[Bahamas] Western Air disputes D’Aguilar’s claims

https://thenassauguardian.com/2019/06/13/western-air-disputes-daguilars-claims/ [Bahamas] Western Air disputes D’Aguilar’s claims Rachel Knowles June 13, 2019 Western Air Vice President of Operations and General Counsel Sherrexcia Rolle yesterday disputed Minister of Tourism Dionisio D’Aguilar’s cla...
by bimjim
Fri Jun 14, 2019
Forum: Airport News - Eastern Caribbean
Topic: [Sint Maarten] Gibbs alludes to possible new airline for Grand Case Airport
Replies: 0
Views: 21

[Sint Maarten] Gibbs alludes to possible new airline for Grand Case Airport

https://www.thedailyherald.sx/islands/88305-gibbs-alludes-to-possible-new-airline-for-grand-case-airport [Sint Maarten] Gibbs alludes to possible new airline for Grand Case Airport 14 June 2019 MARIGOT In connection with the fourth edition of the Caribbean Aviation CaribAvia Meet-Up conference held ...
by bimjim
Fri Jun 14, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: Antigua takes control of troubled Caribbean airline LIAT
Replies: 1
Views: 25

Re: Antigua takes control of troubled Caribbean airline LIAT

Time for straight talk... Only ONE PM appears to have any interest in LIAT continuing to exist - apart from Antigua, They ALL use airport taxes and fees as cash cows, effectively doubling the cost pf intra-regional travel. The "financial crisis" was artificially created by the most incompetent, gree...
by bimjim
Fri Jun 14, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: Antigua takes control of troubled Caribbean airline LIAT
Replies: 1
Views: 25

Antigua takes control of troubled Caribbean airline LIAT

https://news.yahoo.com/antigua-takes-control-troubled-caribbean-airline-liat-015024636.html Antigua takes control of troubled Caribbean airline LIAT [AFP] Gemma Handy June 13, 2019 St. John's (Antigua and Barbuda) A Caribbean airline that helps bind together the region's many island nations has been...
by bimjim
Thu Jun 13, 2019
Forum: Job tips - all aviation positions
Topic: LIAT Vacancy, POS: Aircraft Engineer/Avionics
Replies: 0
Views: 22

LIAT Vacancy, POS: Aircraft Engineer/Avionics

https://www.liat.com/navSource.html?page_id=892 VACANCY NOTICE LIAT (1974) Ltd invites applications from suitably qualified persons for the position of: Aircraft Engineer/Avionics Job Purpose: To maintain company’s aircraft & aircraft equipment in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions and ...
by bimjim
Thu Jun 13, 2019
Forum: GCAA - CAA of Guyana
Topic: [GCAA] Civil aviation crash investigations expected to be completed soon
Replies: 0
Views: 17

[GCAA] Civil aviation crash investigations expected to be completed soon

https://www.stabroeknews.com/2019/news/guyana/06/13/civil-aviation-crash-investigations-expected-to-be-completed-soon/ [GCAA] Civil aviation crash investigations expected to be completed soon Randy Liverpool 13 Jun, 2019 The investigations of two domestic airplane crashes, including one that caused ...
by bimjim
Wed Jun 12, 2019
Forum: BahamasAir
Topic: Bahamasair to get $22.4mn in budget, $9.3m for ATR overhaul
Replies: 1
Views: 19

Re: Bahamasair to get $22.4mn in budget, $9.3m for ATR overhaul

[Bahamasair] Borrowed US$20 M in 2014 for ATRs, 5 years later allocating ANOTHER $9.3m for ATRs overhaul?? Que pasa, Dickie Bird?? Was there not enough for kick-backs??
by bimjim
Wed Jun 12, 2019
Forum: BahamasAir
Topic: Bahamasair to get $22.4mn in budget, $9.3m for ATR overhaul
Replies: 1
Views: 19

Bahamasair to get $22.4mn in budget, $9.3m for ATR overhaul

https://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/news/78918-bahamasair-to-get-224mn-in-budget-93m-for-atr-overhaul Bahamasair to get $22.4mn in budget, $9.3m for ATR overhaul 12.06.2019 Bahamasair (UP, Nassau Int'l) will be allocated USD22.4 million from the government in the 2019/20 budget, USD9.3 million of whi...
by bimjim
Wed Jun 12, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: [Comment] LIAT at this time seems almost like a lesson in futility
Replies: 0
Views: 41

[Comment] LIAT at this time seems almost like a lesson in futility

https://www.caribbeannewsnow.com/2019/06/12/commentary-tourism-matters-liat-at-this-time-seems-almost-like-a-lesson-in-futility/ [Comment] LIAT at this time seems almost like a lesson in futility Adrian Loveridge June 12, 2019 Writing about LIAT, at this time, seems almost like a lesson in futility,...
by bimjim
Wed Jun 12, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: [Bahamasair] Flying To A Solution
Replies: 1
Views: 13

Re: [Bahamasair] Flying To A Solution

Doesn't it seem like the disease has spread across the Caribbean? And it has spread to all parts of that body. Just like LIAT, the body going rapidly downhill, with the "specialists" and doctors prescribing their pads bare but the the patient continuing to take only those "magic" home remedies which...
by bimjim
Wed Jun 12, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: [Bahamasair] Flying To A Solution
Replies: 1
Views: 13

[Bahamasair] Flying To A Solution

http://www.tribune242.com/news/2019/jun/11/flying-solution/ [Bahamasair] Flying To A Solution Tuesday, June 11, 2019 EDITOR, The Tribune. The Minister recently announced that the biggest drag on Bahamasair’s profit was the high and increasing price of fuel, which he cited as approaching $85 per barr...
by bimjim
Tue Jun 11, 2019
Forum: BahamasAir
Topic: Bahamasair Challenged By Rising Fuel Prices
Replies: 0
Views: 18

Bahamasair Challenged By Rising Fuel Prices

http://jonesbahamas.com/bahamasair-challenged-by-rising-fuel-prices/ Bahamasair Challenged By Rising Fuel Prices 11 June 2019 The rising cost of fuel prices is negatively impacting Bahamasair, the national flag carrier, according to Aviation Minister Dionisio D’Aguilar who says that this was the gre...
by bimjim
Tue Jun 11, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FAA’s Boeing-Biased Officials: Recuse Yourselves or Resign
Replies: 0
Views: 16

FAA’s Boeing-Biased Officials: Recuse Yourselves or Resign

https://www.commondreams.org/views/2019/06/08/faas-boeing-biased-officials-recuse-yourselves-or-resign FAA’s Boeing-Biased Officials: Recuse Yourselves or Resign "Boeing is used to getting its way. Its grip on Congress — where 300 members take campaign cash from Boeing — is legendary." Ralph Nader S...
by bimjim
Tue Jun 11, 2019
Forum: Airport News - Western Caribbean
Topic: [Jamaica] Ocho Rios, Jamaica, to regain scheduled traffic
Replies: 0
Views: 23

[Jamaica] Ocho Rios, Jamaica, to regain scheduled traffic

https://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/news/78885-ocho-rios-jamaica-to-regain-scheduled-traffic [Jamaica] Ocho Rios, Jamaica, to regain scheduled traffic 10.06.2019 interCaribbean Airways (JY, Providenciales) will launch daily scheduled flights to Ocho Rios on July 9, 2019, ch-aviation schedule analysis...
by bimjim
Mon Jun 10, 2019
Forum: Caribbean Airlines - Trinidad & Tobago
Topic: Caribbean Airlines to add Curacao with twice weekly from Trinidad
Replies: 0
Views: 24

Caribbean Airlines to add Curacao with twice weekly from Trinidad

https://www.gatechecked.com/caribbean-airlines-curacao-two-times-weekly-trinidad-1501 Caribbean Airlines to add Curacao service with 2 times weekly service from Trinidad Bradley Wint Jun 9, 2019 Caribbean Airlines has announced its intentions to begin service between Trinidad (POS) and Curacao (CUR)...
by bimjim
Sun Jun 09, 2019
Forum: Caribbean Airlines - Trinidad & Tobago
Topic: [Trinidad] Caribbean Airlines to start service to Curacao
Replies: 0
Views: 24

[Trinidad] Caribbean Airlines to start service to Curacao

https://news784.com/business/caribbean-airlines-to-start-service-to-curacao/ [Trinidad] Caribbean Airlines to start service to Curacao June 9, 2019 Regional carrier, Caribbean Airlines has announced plans to start of service to the island of Curacao, subject to approval by the Trinidad and Tobago Ci...
by bimjim
Sun Jun 09, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: External Proposal: LIAT (2019) Limited
Replies: 8
Views: 106

Re: External Proposal: LIAT (2019) Limited

Lest it be assumed that this is the first time these things have been said in a place where the shareholders could hear them, in my own experience others have been saying them for literally decades. These things being raised by Dr. Springer are neither new nor surprising - nor excessively intelligen...
by bimjim
Sun Jun 09, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: External Proposal: LIAT (2019) Limited
Replies: 8
Views: 106

Re: External Proposal: LIAT (2019) Limited

https://barbadostoday.bb/2019/06/08/liat-2019-limited-disciplined-operations-to-engender-profitability-and-growth/ LIAT (2019) Limited: Disciplined operations to engender profitability and growth June 8, 2019 “Remember this: Whoever sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and whoever sows generousl...
by bimjim
Sat Jun 08, 2019
Forum: BahamasAir
Topic: Bahamasair To Spend $9.3m On Aircraft Maintenance
Replies: 0
Views: 14

Bahamasair To Spend $9.3m On Aircraft Maintenance

http://www.tribune242.com/news/2019/jun/08/bahamasair-spend-93m-aircraft-maintenance/ Bahamasair To Spend $9.3m On Aircraft Maintenance Thursday, June 6, 2019 Bahamasair will use $9.3m of its total budget in the new fiscal year on heavy maintenance to its aircraft and another $1m to move the headqua...
by bimjim
Sat Jun 08, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: Barbados confirms LIAT stake sale to Antigua & Barbuda
Replies: 0
Views: 19

Barbados confirms LIAT stake sale to Antigua & Barbuda

https://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/news/78748-barbados-confirms-liat-stake-sale-to-antigua-barbuda Barbados confirms LIAT stake sale to Antigua & Barbuda 07.06.2019 Barbados has confirmed plans to downsize its financial involvement in LIAT (LI, Antigua) by selling some of its stake to Antigua & Barb...
by bimjim
Thu Jun 06, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Nobody wants to fly on the disastrous 737 Max, even if Boeing fixes it
Replies: 0
Views: 22

Nobody wants to fly on the disastrous 737 Max, even if Boeing fixes it

https://www.yahoo.com/news/nobody-wants-fly-disastrous-737-152147516.html Nobody wants to fly on the disastrous 737 Max, even if Boeing fixes it Mike Wehner June 5, 2019 Earlier this year, a Boeing 737 Max 8 crashed in Ethiopia, claiming the lives of all 157 people on board. The crash was the second...
by bimjim
Thu Jun 06, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: [Jamaica] Resurgence in General Aviation
Replies: 0
Views: 18

[Jamaica] Resurgence in General Aviation

https://jis.gov.jm/resurgence-in-general-aviation/ [Jamaica] Resurgence in General Aviation Latonya Linton June 5, 2019 Minister of Transport and Mining, Hon. Robert Montague, says the Airports Authority of Jamaica (AAJ) will continue to invest in the upgrading of airports and aerodromes, and reopen...
by bimjim
Wed Jun 05, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: Barbados scaling down on LIAT
Replies: 2
Views: 29

Re: Barbados scaling down on LIAT

http://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/caribbean/20190605/barbados-pm-announces-sale-liat-shares Barbados PM announces sale of LIAT shares Wednesday | June 5, 2019 BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMC The Barbados government Tuesday night formally announced plans to sell its shares in the cash-strapped regional ai...

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