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by bimjim
Sat Sep 07, 2019
Forum: Tourism-related issues
Topic: How will LIAT’s situation impact local tourism?
Replies: 0
Views: 18

How will LIAT’s situation impact local tourism?

https://stluciastar.com/how-will-liats-situation-impact-local-tourism/ How will LIAT’s situation impact local tourism? Joshua St. Aimee May 4, 2019 The future of regional airline LIAT seems to grow grimmer with each day. Recently the Prime Minister of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Ralph Gonsalves,...
by bimjim
Sat Sep 07, 2019
Forum: LIAT (1974) Limited - Antigua
Topic: Negotiations to purchase LIAT put on hold
Replies: 2
Views: 25

Re: Negotiations to purchase LIAT put on hold

Tomas Chlumecky ("Aviation Doctor") International Aviation Executive, Entrepreneur and Advisor 06 September 2019 They are NUTS! the airline can't make money on its majority monopoly routes with 10 x ATR42/72-600's AND they think it can go to jets and fly further out where competition is tough and ma...
by bimjim
Sat Sep 07, 2019
Forum: LIAT (1974) Limited - Antigua
Topic: Negotiations to purchase LIAT put on hold
Replies: 2
Views: 25

Re: Negotiations to purchase LIAT put on hold

https://barbadostoday.bb/2019/09/07/holding-pattern-talks-stalled-on-liat-sale/ Holding pattern: ‘Talks stalled’ on LIAT sale September 7, 2019 Negotiations with Barbados to become the majority shareholder in the cash-strapped regional airline, LIAT, “have been put on hold”, the Antigua and Barbuda ...
by bimjim
Sat Sep 07, 2019
Forum: Air Traffic Control
Topic: Frustrated pilots say Bahamas ATC hampering relief in Dorian aftermath
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Views: 17

Frustrated pilots say Bahamas ATC hampering relief in Dorian aftermath

https://www.miamiherald.com/news/weather/hurricane/article234792032.html Frustrated pilots say Bahamas air-traffic control hampering relief in Dorian aftermath Jacqueline Charles September 06, 2019 As private boats began arriving in Abaco on Friday to help evacuate Hurricane Dorian’s storm victims i...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: LIAT (1974) Limited - Antigua
Topic: Negotiations to purchase LIAT put on hold
Replies: 2
Views: 25

Negotiations to purchase LIAT put on hold

http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/Negotiations_to_purchase_LIAT_put_on_hold Negotiations to purchase LIAT put on hold Friday, September 06, 2019 ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) The Antigua and Barbuda Government has confirmed that negotiations with Barbados to become the majority shareholder in the...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: Cape Air - USA
Topic: Cape Air adds Nevis – San Juan service from late-Nov 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 12

Cape Air adds Nevis – San Juan service from late-Nov 2019

https://www.routesonline.com/news/38/airlineroute/286206/cape-air-adds-nevis-san-juan-service-from-late-nov-2019/ Cape Air adds Nevis – San Juan service from late-Nov 2019 Jim Liu 6 September 2019 Cape Air in late-November 2019 is adding new Caribbean service, which sees the launch of Nevis – San Ju...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: Airport News - Western Caribbean
Topic: Confusion and delays at Bahamas' Nassau airport hamper hurricane response
Replies: 0
Views: 6

Confusion and delays at Bahamas' Nassau airport hamper hurricane response

https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/world/hurricane-dorian-rescue-bahamas-airport-confusion-delay-response-11878784 Confusion and delays at Bahamas' Nassau airport hamper hurricane response 06 Sep 2019 NASSAU After arriving at Nassau Airport, volunteers from NGO Samaritan's Purse hoped to quickly r...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: Fly Jamaica - Air Guyana - Wings Aviation
Topic: Fly Jamaica in limbo despite takeover talk
Replies: 0
Views: 24

Fly Jamaica in limbo despite takeover talk

http://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/business/20190906/fly-jamaica-limbo-despite-takeover-talk Fly Jamaica in limbo despite takeover talk Neville Graham - Business Reporter September 6, 2019 The timetable to return Fly Jamaica to the skies appears to be in doubt, its employees are still unpaid, and th...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: GCAA - CAA of Guyana
Topic: [GCAA] Civil Aviation awaits final report on AA runway incident
Replies: 0
Views: 11

[GCAA] Civil Aviation awaits final report on AA runway incident

https://www.kaieteurnewsonline.com/2019/09/04/civil-aviation-awaits-final-report-on-american-airlines-runway-incident/ [GCAA] Civil Aviation awaits final report on American Airlines runway incident Sep 04, 2019 Authorities are awaiting the final report of an investigation into an incident last month...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: Western Air - Bahamas
Topic: Western Air terminal on Grand Bahama destroyed by Hurricane Dorian
Replies: 0
Views: 10

Western Air terminal on Grand Bahama destroyed by Hurricane Dorian

http://bahamaspress.com/2019/09/03/west ... ne-dorian/

Western Air terminal on Grand Bahama destroyed by Hurricane Dorian
Sep 3, 2019

[All images - see original article]

Scenes from the destroyed terminal at Western Air in Freeport Grand Bahama.
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: TEATT Minister attends DC-ANSP shareholders meeting in Curaçao
Replies: 0
Views: 5

TEATT Minister attends DC-ANSP shareholders meeting in Curaçao

https://www.thedailyherald.sx/islands/90544-teatt-minister-attends-dc-ansp-shareholders-meeting-in-curacao TEATT Minister attends DC-ANSP shareholders meeting in Curaçao 03 September 2019 PHILIPSBURG Tourism, Economic Affairs, Transport and Telecommunication (TEATT) Minister Stuart Johnson returned ...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: Airport News - Western Caribbean
Topic: [Jamaica] Gov’t drawing on local expertise to design Vernamfield project
Replies: 0
Views: 4

[Jamaica] Gov’t drawing on local expertise to design Vernamfield project

http://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/news/20190903/govt-drawing-local-expertise-design-vernamfield-project [Jamaica] Gov’t drawing on local expertise to design Vernamfield project September 3, 2019 The Government will be tapping into the local pool of architectural talent to design the layout for the ...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: Trans Guyana Airways
Topic: Trans Guyana Airways arrives in Pengel from Ogle
Replies: 0
Views: 3

Trans Guyana Airways arrives in Pengel from Ogle

https://www.anna.aero/2019/09/03/trans-guyana-airways-arrives-in-pengel-from-ogle/ Trans Guyana Airways arrives in Pengel from Ogle 3 Sep 2019 Trans Guyana Airways launched a twice weekly service from Ogle, Guyana’s Eugene F. Correia International Airport (OGL) to Pengel International Airport (PBM) ...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: LIAT needs new shareholders – Gonsalves
Replies: 0
Views: 10

LIAT needs new shareholders – Gonsalves

https://barbadostoday.bb/2019/09/03/liat-needs-new-shareholders-gonsalves/ LIAT needs new shareholders – Gonsalves Marlon Madden September 3, 2019 One shareholder government in the cash-strapped regional airline, LIAT, has no confidence that the regional private sector will be willing to pump any mo...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: WinAir - Windward Islands Airways - St. Maarten
Topic: Winair makes resilient comeback. Posts $850K Profit for 2018
Replies: 0
Views: 10

Winair makes resilient comeback. Posts $850K Profit for 2018

https://www.soualiganewsday.com/index.php?option=com_k2&view=item&id=27118:com-told-winair%E2%80%99s-makes-resilient-comeback-posts-$850-thousand-profit-for-2018&Itemid=450 COM told Winair makes resilient comeback. Posts $850 Thousand Profit for 2018 31 Aug 2019 SINT MAARTEN (POND ISLAND) On Thursda...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: LIAT (1974) Limited - Antigua
Topic: [Barbados] Stranded LIAT passengers fuming
Replies: 0
Views: 10

[Barbados] Stranded LIAT passengers fuming

https://barbadostoday.bb/2019/08/28/stranded-liat-passengers-fuming/ [Barbados] Stranded LIAT passengers fuming Colville Mounsey August 28, 2019 Hours after the Grantley Adams International Airport (GAIA) reopened following the passage of Tropical Storm Dorian, passengers on LIAT are still trying to...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: American Airlines - USA
Topic: CJIA lights that damaged plane’s tyres were not in correct position
Replies: 0
Views: 10

CJIA lights that damaged plane’s tyres were not in correct position

https://www.stabroeknews.com/2019/news/guyana/08/28/cjia-lights-that-damaged-planes-tyres-were-not-in-correct-position/ CJIA lights that damaged plane’s tyres were not in correct position -preliminary report 28 Aug 2019 A preliminary report by the Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) has said that...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: American Airlines - USA
Topic: [Guyana] Investigators continue probe of AA runway incident
Replies: 0
Views: 4

[Guyana] Investigators continue probe of AA runway incident

https://www.kaieteurnewsonline.com/2019/08/27/investigators-continue-probe-of-american-airline-runway-incident/ [Guyana] Investigators continue probe of American Airline runway incident Aug 27, 2019 Investigators of the Guyana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) are continuing their probe of the inciden...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: One Caribbean - St. Vincent
Topic: [St. Vincent] Aircraft Skids Off Runway At AIA
Replies: 0
Views: 28

[St. Vincent] Aircraft Skids Off Runway At AIA

https://news784.com/local-news/aircraft-skids-off-runway-at-aia/ [St. Vincent] Aircraft Skids Off Runway At AIA August 26, 2019 News784 National 0 An aircraft belonging to One Caribbean which came in from Trinidad around 4.45pm, and which made a successful landing apparently developed issues while d...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: Air France KLM
Topic: [Sint Maarten] Grounded KLM plane departed on Sunday
Replies: 0
Views: 6

[Sint Maarten] Grounded KLM plane departed on Sunday

https://www.thedailyherald.sx/islands/90301-grounded-klm-plane-departed-on-sunday [Sint Maarten] Grounded KLM plane departed on Sunday 26 August 2019 AIRPORT Two Royal Dutch Airlines KLM aircraft sat on the tarmac at Princess Juliana International Airport (PJIA) on Sunday afternoon, a rare sight for...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: Airport News - Eastern Caribbean
Topic: [Barbados, Dorian] Airport closed as storm approaches
Replies: 0
Views: 4

[Barbados, Dorian] Airport closed as storm approaches

https://www.nationnews.com/nationnews/news/241481/airport-closed-storm-approaches [Barbados, Dorian] Airport closed as storm approaches 26 August 2019 The Grantley Adams International Airport was closed at noon today as Barbados observed its protocols for a national shutdown ahead of the arrival of ...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: SXM Airways - St. Maarten
Topic: SXM Airport to help SXM Airways to offer on-demand service.
Replies: 0
Views: 6

SXM Airport to help SXM Airways to offer on-demand service.

https://www.sxm-talks.com/st-martin-news-network/sxm-airport-to-accommodate-st-maarten-airways-in-its-bid-to-offer-on-demand-service/ SXM Airport to accommodate St. Maarten Airways in its bid to offer on-demand service. October 27, 2015 SIMPSON BAY The management team of Princess Juliana Internation...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: WestJet - Canada
Topic: WestJet welcomes Roatán to its network
Replies: 0
Views: 5

WestJet welcomes Roatán to its network

https://www.newswire.ca/news-releases/hey-honduras-westjet-welcomes-roatan-to-its-network-895672317.html WestJet welcomes Roatán to its network Aug 22, 2019 WestJet today announced it will be adding Roatán, Honduras to its Caribbean destinations with its new non-stop seasonal service from Toronto st...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: BVI Airways - British Virgin Islands
Topic: Former BVIAA board responds to accusations, cites difficulties, misunderstanding
Replies: 0
Views: 6

Former BVIAA board responds to accusations, cites difficulties, misunderstanding

https://bvinews.com/former-bviaa-board-responds-to-accusations-cites-financial-difficulties-misunderstanding/ Former BVIAA board responds to accusations, cites financial difficulties, misunderstanding August 22, 2019 The former board of the BVI Airports Authority Board (BVIAA) has fired back at Prem...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: BVI Airways - British Virgin Islands
Topic: [BVI Airways] Premier, guv face off over loan guarantee
Replies: 0
Views: 4

[BVI Airways] Premier, guv face off over loan guarantee

https://www.bvibeacon.com/premier-guv-face-off-over-loan-guarantee/ [BVI Airways] Premier, guv face off over loan guarantee ZARRIN TASNIM AHMED August 22, 2019 In a surprise move last week, Premier Andrew Fahie publicly pushed back against the conditions the United Kingdom would attach to the £300 m...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: Nassau Flight Services - Nassau, Bahamas
Topic: Just Two Bidders Left For Nassau Flight Services
Replies: 0
Views: 13

Just Two Bidders Left For Nassau Flight Services

http://www.tribune242.com/news/2019/aug/22/just-two-bidders-left-for-nassau-flight-services/ Just Two Bidders Left For Nassau Flight Services NEIL HARTNELL Tribune Business Editor Thursday, August 22, 2019 Just two bidders remain in the race to acquire Nassau Flight Services (NFS) ahead of a key pre...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: Caribbean Aviation People In The News
Topic: [Palmer] Veteran pilot gives up his wings after 46 years of flying
Replies: 0
Views: 21

[Palmer] Veteran pilot gives up his wings after 46 years of flying

https://searchlight.vc/searchlight/news/2019/08/23/veteran-pilot-gives-up-his-wings-after-46-years-of-flying/ [Palmer] Veteran pilot gives up his wings after 46 years of flying 2019/08/23 The 46-year flying career of pilot Jonathan Palmer has ended. Captain Palmer, the proprietor of Mustique Airways...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: SkyBahamas Airlines
Topic: D’Aguilar: Regulator close to a decision on SkyBahamas
Replies: 0
Views: 4

D’Aguilar: Regulator close to a decision on SkyBahamas

https://ewnews.com/daguilar-regulator-close-to-a-decision-on-skybahamas D’Aguilar: Regulator close to a decision on SkyBahamas August 21, 2019 NASSAU, BAHAMAS As SkyBahamas seeks to renew its air operators certificate, settle outstanding tenant debts and pay its employees, some of whom had filed a t...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: United - USA
Topic: Curaçao Welcomes New Direct Flight from Newark on United Airlines
Replies: 0
Views: 2

Curaçao Welcomes New Direct Flight from Newark on United Airlines

https://sflcn.com/curacao-welcomes-new-direct-flight-from-newark-on-united-airlines/ Curaçao Welcomes New Direct Flight from Newark on United Airlines August 24, 2019 WILLEMSTAD The Dutch Caribbean island of Curaçao will welcome a weekly United Airlines flight out of Newark, New Jersey beginning on ...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: JetBlue - USA
Topic: JetBlue Is Adding More Nonstop Antigua Flights
Replies: 0
Views: 4

JetBlue Is Adding More Nonstop Antigua Flights

https://www.caribjournal.com/2019/08/19/jetblue-antigua-nonstop-flights/ JetBlue Is Adding More Nonstop Antigua Flights 2019/08/19 JetBlue is set to launch a big expansion to Antigua’s VC Bird International Airport, tourism officials said Monday. The New York City-based carrier will be adding two ad...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: SkyBahamas Airlines
Topic: Sky Bahamas evicted from its offices and operations are no more!
Replies: 0
Views: 15

Sky Bahamas evicted from its offices and operations are no more!

http://bahamaspress.com/2019/08/19/sky-bahamas-evicted-from-its-offices-and-operations-are-no-more/ Sky Bahamas evicted from its offices and operations are no more! Aug 19, 2019 NASSAU There you have it, folks. Sky Bahamas is no more and has been evicted from its offices with all the contents inside...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: American Airlines - USA
Topic: American agrees to pay $22.1 million to settle falsification allegations
Replies: 0
Views: 5

American agrees to pay $22.1 million to settle falsification allegations

https://atwonline.com/airlines/american-agrees-pay-221-million-settle-falsification-allegations?NL=ATW-04&sfvc4enews=42&cl=article_5 American agrees to pay $22.1 million to settle falsification allegations Aug 22, 2019 Ben Goldstein American Airlines has agreed to pay $22.1 million to settle allegat...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: Domestic Airways - Guyana
Topic: Domestic Airways director on several charges related to pilot’s death
Replies: 0
Views: 2

Domestic Airways director on several charges related to pilot’s death

https://guyanachronicle.com/2019/08/21/domestic-airways-director-on-several-charges-related-to-pilots-death Domestic Airways director on several charges related to pilot’s death August 21, 2019 The Director of Domestic Airways Inc., Orlando Charles appeared before the Georgetown Magistrate’s Court o...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: Domestic Airways - Guyana
Topic: Domestic Airways CEO fined $200,000 for failing to provide accident details
Replies: 0
Views: 5

Domestic Airways CEO fined $200,000 for failing to provide accident details

https://www.kaieteurnewsonline.com/2019/08/23/deadly-eteringbang-plane-crash-domestic-airways-ceo-fined-200000-for-failing-to-provide-accident-details/ Deadly Eteringbang plane crash… Domestic Airways CEO fined $200,000 for failing to provide accident details Aug 23, 2019 Orlando Charles, Chief Exec...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: Airport News - South America
Topic: Raised CJIA runway lights gash American Airlines tyres
Replies: 0
Views: 4

Raised CJIA runway lights gash American Airlines tyres

https://demerarawaves.com/2019/08/21/raised-cjia-runway-lights-gash-american-airlines-plane-wheels/ Raised CJIA runway lights gash American Airlines tyres Denis Chabrol August 21, 2019 More than 100 American Airlines (AA) passengers bound for the United States (US) were forced to remain in Guyana af...
by bimjim
Fri Sep 06, 2019
Forum: Domestic Airways - Guyana
Topic: [Guyana, Domestic] Airline Director charged with multiple safety violations
Replies: 0
Views: 8

[Guyana, Domestic] Airline Director charged with multiple safety violations

https://newsroom.gy/2019/08/21/deadly-aircraft-crash-airline-director-charged-with-multiple-safety-violations/ [Guyana] Deadly aircraft crash: Airline Director charged with multiple safety violations Aug 21, 2019 The Director of Domestic Airways, the airline which owned the aircraft which crash-land...
by bimjim
Sat Aug 17, 2019
Forum: Trans Guyana Airways
Topic: Trans Guyana Airways introduces new route to Europe
Replies: 0
Views: 39

Trans Guyana Airways introduces new route to Europe

https://www.inewsguyana.com/trans-guyana-airways-introduces-new-route-to-europe/ Trans Guyana Airways introduces new route to Europe 16.08.2019 Trans Guyana Airways, in collaboration with KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, has introduced a new route to the Amsterdam International Airport Schipol in the Nethe...
by bimjim
Sat Aug 17, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: [Barbados] ‘Off-course’
Replies: 1
Views: 49

Re: [Barbados] ‘Off-course’

"And this stubborness and obstinence of the politicians, your honour, is why Barbados makes no progress at all. They barely even listen to the professionals - being out of the industry they know SO much better - so, those who are truly in charge do not qualify the pols for doing the right thing."
by bimjim
Sat Aug 17, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: [Barbados] ‘Off-course’
Replies: 1
Views: 49

[Barbados] ‘Off-course’

https://barbadostoday.bb/2019/08/16/off-course-6/ [Barbados] ‘Off-course’ Sandy Deane August 16, 2019 A retired top aviation official has warned that the squatters settlement at Rock Hall is a significant security risk for the neighbouring Grantley Adams International Airport. A day after ministers ...
by bimjim
Fri Aug 16, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: Adrian Loveridge – Economics of the Airline Subsidy
Replies: 0
Views: 22

Adrian Loveridge – Economics of the Airline Subsidy

https://barbadosunderground.net/2019/08/12/the-adrian-loveridge-column-economics-of-the-airline-subsidy/ Adrian Loveridge – Economics of the Airline Subsidy August 12, 2019 The decision made by the St. Lucian Government and St. Lucia Tourist Board not to pay Virgin Atlantic Airlines a subsidy quoted...
by bimjim
Thu Aug 15, 2019
Forum: Airport News - Eastern Caribbean
Topic: [BVI] Fahie: Virgin Gorda airport to reopen by Friday
Replies: 0
Views: 33

[BVI] Fahie: Virgin Gorda airport to reopen by Friday

https://www.bvibeacon.com/fahie-vg-airport-to-reopen-by-friday/ [BVI] Fahie: VG airport to reopen by Friday Joey Waldinger August 15, 2019 A critical piece of hardware broke on the sole firefighting and emergency vehicle at Virgin Gorda’s Taddy Bay Aiport on Monday, forcing the airport to close, acc...
by bimjim
Thu Aug 15, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Southwest, a stalwart Boeing 737 MAX customer, eyes other jets
Replies: 0
Views: 34

Southwest, a stalwart Boeing 737 MAX customer, eyes other jets

https://www.seattletimes.com/business/boeing-aerospace/southwest-a-stalwart-boeing-737-max-customer-eyes-other-jets/ Southwest, a stalwart Boeing 737 MAX customer, eyes other jets Dominic Gates Aug. 13, 2019 Southwest Airlines, the largest customer of the 737 MAX and long an all-Boeing airline, insi...
by bimjim
Wed Aug 14, 2019
Forum: Airport News - Eastern Caribbean
Topic: [Sint Maarten] PJIA runway capacity nearing limit in busy winter season
Replies: 0
Views: 20

[Sint Maarten] PJIA runway capacity nearing limit in busy winter season

https://thedailyherald.sx/islands/89971-pjia-runway-capacity-nearing-limit-in-busy-winter-season [Sint Maarten] PJIA runway capacity nearing limit in busy winter season 14 August 2019 SIMPSON BAY The runway capacity at Princess Juliana International Airport (PJIA) is reaching its limitations during ...
by bimjim
Wed Aug 14, 2019
Forum: SkyBahamas Airlines
Topic: CAA: SkyBahamas failed to meet nine requirements
Replies: 0
Views: 19

CAA: SkyBahamas failed to meet nine requirements

https://ewnews.com/caa-skybahamas-failed-to-meet-nine-requirements CAA: SkyBahamas failed to meet nine requirements Matthew Moxey August 13, 2019 NASSAU, BAHAMAS Bahamas Civil Aviation Authority Director General Captain Charles Beneby said yesterday that SkyBahamas was grounded after the company fai...
by bimjim
Wed Aug 14, 2019
Forum: American Airlines - USA
Topic: AA flight returns to CJIA following pressurisation issue
Replies: 0
Views: 25

AA flight returns to CJIA following pressurisation issue

https://guyanachronicle.com/2019/08/10/aa-flight-returns-to-cjia-following-pressurisation-issues AA flight returns to CJIA following pressurisation issue August 10, 2019 Citing safety as a priority, an American Airlines flight returned to the Cheddi Jagan International Airport earlier on Saturday mo...
by bimjim
Wed Aug 14, 2019
Forum: GCAA - CAA of Guyana
Topic: All flight activities must be approved by GCAA − Aviation Authority warns
Replies: 0
Views: 26

All flight activities must be approved by GCAA − Aviation Authority warns

https://guyanatimesgy.com/all-flight-activities-must-be-approved-by-gcaa-%e2%88%92-aviation-authority-warns/ All flight activities must be approved by GCAA − Aviation Authority warns August 13, 2019 Every aircraft that enters Guyana’s territory or flies within its borders must first have approval to...
by bimjim
Tue Aug 13, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: [Barbados] Who is minding the store?
Replies: 1
Views: 32

Re: [Barbados] Who is minding the store?

For this, my "blog", I cover aviation news for the entire Caribbean for this resource, and I have had to contain my zeal and stop actually reading the newspapers. The reason? Every time I read the articles in my home newspapers Nation and Barbados Today, my head fills with response articles, and I g...
by bimjim
Tue Aug 13, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: [Barbados] Who is minding the store?
Replies: 1
Views: 32

[Barbados] Who is minding the store?

https://barbadostoday.bb/2019/08/13/who-is-minding-the-store/ [Barbados] Who is minding the store? August 13, 2019 A Barbadian who left these shores some decades ago to reside in the United States, recently enquired if I was personally hopeful about my country’s future. I pondered momentarily and re...
by bimjim
Mon Aug 12, 2019
Forum: Airport News - Western Caribbean
Topic: [Turks and Caicos Islands] Salt Cay Airport to close for two months
Replies: 0
Views: 21

[Turks and Caicos Islands] Salt Cay Airport to close for two months

http://tcweeklynews.com/salt-cay-airport-to-close-for-two-months-p9890-127.htm Salt Cay Airport to close for two months August 12, 2019 SALT Cay’s small airport is to close for 60 days to allow for $4.5 million in runway repairs and renovation works to take place. Flights will cease on August 19 and...
by bimjim
Sun Aug 11, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Security Researcher Says He 'Cracked' 787 Airliner; Boeing, FAA Disagree
Replies: 0
Views: 25

Security Researcher Says He 'Cracked' 787 Airliner; Boeing, FAA Disagree

https://www.pcmag.com/news/370060/security-researcher-says-he-cracked-787-airliner-but-boeing Security Researcher Says He Cracked 787 Airliner, But Boeing, FAA Disagree Max Eddy August 8, 2019 A controversial talk at the Black Hat security conference revealed several possible attacks on the Boeing 7...
by bimjim
Sun Aug 11, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What Happens Next For Boeing? Exploring the 737 MAX tragedies.
Replies: 0
Views: 13

What Happens Next For Boeing? Exploring the 737 MAX tragedies.

https://www.flyingmag.com/what-happens-next-for-boeing/ What Happens Next For Boeing? Exploring the 737 MAX tragedies. August 7, 2019 Boeing appears to have failed to consider the consequences of a single faulty angle of attack sensor in the 737 Max. Aware that this column will have new developments...
by bimjim
Sun Aug 11, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: For decades LIAT struggled under heavy fees, taxes, poor management
Replies: 0
Views: 38

For decades LIAT struggled under heavy fees, taxes, poor management

https://aviationdoctor.wordpress.com/2018/10/24/for-decades-liat-has-struggled-under-heavy-airport-fees-taxes-poor-management-and-politicians-with-no-balls-to-make-tough-decisions-the-airline-has-a-monopoly-on-most-of-its-network-but-still/ For decades LIAT has struggled under heavy airport fees, ta...
by bimjim
Sun Aug 11, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Somebody made fast turn-around on their money.
Replies: 1
Views: 38

Re: Somebody made fast turn-around on their money.

Tomas Chlumecky ("Aviation Doctor") International Aviation Executive, Entrepreneur and Advisor 11 August, 2019 "Mysterious" Barbadian B747-400 on the move today (August 10th) to Kansas City (MCI), early at 0616 AST, sneaking out? B747-400 N508BB (sn 29031) which was brought to St. Vincent & the Gren...
by bimjim
Sun Aug 11, 2019
Forum: Airport News - South America
Topic: [Guyana] American Airlines plane forced to abort flight
Replies: 0
Views: 18

[Guyana] American Airlines plane forced to abort flight

https://guyanatimesgy.com/american-airlines-plane-forced-to-abort-flight/ [Guyana] American Airlines plane forced to abort flight August 11, 2019 Just days after an American Airlines flight had to be diverted because of runway issues at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA), another flight h...
by bimjim
Sat Aug 10, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Somebody made fast turn-around on their money.
Replies: 1
Views: 38

Somebody made fast turn-around on their money.

https://flightaware.com/live/flight/N8P ... /TBPB/KMCI

I would say it might be on its way back to storage. Somebody made fast turn-around on their money.
by bimjim
Sat Aug 10, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: De Havilland reborn in Downsview
Replies: 0
Views: 28

De Havilland reborn in Downsview

https://www.skiesmag.com/features/de-havillan-reborn-in-downsview/ De Havilland reborn in Downsview Brent Jang August 9, 2019 One minute after midnight on June 1, De Havilland Aircraft of Canada Ltd. officially emerged as the operator of the Dash 8 turboprop program, marking an historic moment in Ca...
by bimjim
Sat Aug 10, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: LIAT sale ‘may not hurt economy’ – Barbados Central Bank
Replies: 0
Views: 25

LIAT sale ‘may not hurt economy’ – Barbados Central Bank

https://barbadostoday.bb/2019/08/10/liat-sale-may-not-hurt-economy-central-bank/ LIAT sale ‘may not hurt economy’ – Barbados Central Bank Marlon Madden August 10, 2019 Central Bank Governor Cleviston Haynes is not predicting any harm to the economy should Barbados give up its majority shareholding i...
by bimjim
Fri Aug 09, 2019
Forum: Airport News - South America
Topic: AA flight diverted to Trinidad over runway lights at CJIA; Problem fixed
Replies: 0
Views: 23

AA flight diverted to Trinidad over runway lights at CJIA; Problem fixed

https://newssourcegy.com/news/aa-flight-diverted-to-trinidad-over-runway-lights-issue-at-cjia-problem-rectified/ AA flight diverted to Trinidad over runway lights issue at CJIA; Problem rectified August 9, 2019 According to the Airport's management, portable runway lights were immediately deployed a...
by bimjim
Fri Aug 09, 2019
Forum: Final flights...
Topic: [Final Flights] Christopher Correia, Director, Trans Guyana Airways
Replies: 2
Views: 25

Re: [Final Flights] Christopher Correia, Director, Trans Guyana Airways

Somebody jukkin me den - de news article above dated 2019.
by bimjim
Fri Aug 09, 2019
Forum: Airport News - Western Caribbean
Topic: Fishermen rescue 3 plane crash survivors 20 miles off Bahamas coast
Replies: 0
Views: 18

Fishermen rescue 3 plane crash survivors 20 miles off Bahamas coast

https://www.foxnews.com/world/fishermen-rescue-survivors-plane-crash-bahamas Fishermen rescue 3 plane crash survivors 20 miles off Bahamas coast Lukas Mikelionis | Fox News August 9, 2019 Three people were saved by a random fishing crew after their small plane crashed into the ocean shortly after ta...
by bimjim
Fri Aug 09, 2019
Forum: SkyBahamas Airlines
Topic: Butler blames SkyBahamas’ high debt the result of free trips to FNMs
Replies: 0
Views: 25

Butler blames SkyBahamas’ high debt the result of free trips to FNMs

https://ewnews.com/butler-blames-skybahamas-high-debt-the-result-of-free-trips-to-fnms Butler blames SkyBahamas’ high debt the result of free trips to FNMs CEO blames former DPM, a former shareholder Matthew Moxey August 9, 2019 NASSAU, BAHAMAS SkyBahamas is currently battling an estimated $500,000 ...
by bimjim
Fri Aug 09, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: Taxes turned the golden age of flying into a total nightmare
Replies: 0
Views: 17

Taxes turned the golden age of flying into a total nightmare

https://digitaledition.telegraph.co.uk/editions/edition_QRcND_2019-08-08/data/698629/index.html?share=1&WT.mc_id=tmgapp_inar_share&utm_source=tmgapp&utm_medium=inar&utm_content=share&utm_campaign=tmgapp_inar_share&Expires=1567638000&Signature=bewnxZ6gzs4KZGR0hi0NwUPwM-EltsblCluzQz7cXOPOr2T4T3JhuGC-G...
by bimjim
Fri Aug 09, 2019
Forum: One Caribbean - St. Vincent
Topic: Re-calculating: The Argyle-Dubai non-stop now with stop in Bridgetown?
Replies: 0
Views: 78

Re-calculating: The Argyle-Dubai non-stop now with stop in Bridgetown?

https://www.iwnsvg.com/2019/08/07/re-calculating-the-argyle-dubai-non-stop-now-with-stop-in-bridgetown/ Re-calculating: The Argyle-Dubai non-stop now with stop in Bridgetown? 7 Aug 2019 By Patrick Ferrari Vincentians do not usually get a straight story. That’s because the stories themselves are usua...
by bimjim
Thu Aug 08, 2019
Forum: Airport News - Eastern Caribbean
Topic: St Lucia looking beyond Virgin airlines
Replies: 0
Views: 16

St Lucia looking beyond Virgin airlines

https://www.nationnews.com/nationnews/news/241126/st-lucia-looking-virgin-airlines St Lucia looking beyond Virgin airlines CMC 07 August 2019 CASTRIES, St Lucia The St Lucia government says it has entered into negotiations with other carriers even as it leaves the door open for talks with the Britis...
by bimjim
Thu Aug 08, 2019
Forum: SkyBahamas Airlines
Topic: [SkyBahamas] Randy Begs: End This Nightmare
Replies: 0
Views: 11

[SkyBahamas] Randy Begs: End This Nightmare

http://www.tribune242.com/news/2019/aug/08/randy-begs-end-nightmare/ [SkyBahamas] Randy Begs: End This Nightmare Wednesday, August 7, 2019 KHRISNA RUSSELL Deputy Chief Reporter With operational costs mounting and revenue at an all-time low, Sky Bahamas CEO Captain Randy Butler told The Tribune he is...
by bimjim
Thu Aug 08, 2019
Forum: SkyBahamas Airlines
Topic: [SkyBahamas] Sky Chief: 'If It's Me I'll Step Down'
Replies: 0
Views: 6

[SkyBahamas] Sky Chief: 'If It's Me I'll Step Down'

http://www.tribune242.com/news/2019/aug/08/sky-chief-if-its-me-ill-step-down/ [SkyBahamas] Sky Chief: 'If It's Me I'll Step Down' NEIL HARTNELL Tribune Business Editor Thursday, August 8, 2019 Sky Bahamas principal last night vowed to step aside if he was the only obstacle to the airline restarting ...
by bimjim
Thu Aug 08, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 3 rescued after small plane crashes near Bahamas
Replies: 0
Views: 10

3 rescued after small plane crashes near Bahamas

https://www.ksl.com/article/46613368/3-rescued-after-small-plane-crashes-near-bahamas 3 rescued after small plane crashes near Bahamas The Associated Press Aug 8th, 2019 MIAMI (AP) Officials say a fishing crew rescued three people whose small plane crashed into the ocean shortly after taking off in ...
by bimjim
Thu Aug 08, 2019
Forum: Pearls of business wisdom offered...
Topic: [Harvey Mackay] The Weight Of Our Words
Replies: 0
Views: 8

[Harvey Mackay] The Weight Of Our Words

Distributed In 100 Newspapers Around The Country [Harvey Mackay] The Weight Of Our Words There was a young boy who liked to gossip. His father gave him a bag of nails and told him that every time he gossiped, he should hammer a nail into the back fence. The first day, the boy drove 37 nails into the...
by bimjim
Thu Aug 08, 2019
Forum: Airport News - South America
Topic: [Guyana] GRA wipes out VAT for air travel to 54 interior locations
Replies: 1
Views: 6

Re: [Guyana] GRA wipes out VAT for air travel to 54 interior locations

https://www.kaieteurnewsonline.com/2019/08/08/gra-clarifies-tax-exempt-status-for-interior-airstrips/ GRA clarifies tax exempt status for interior airstrips Aug 08, 2019 The Guyana Revenue Authority has hit back at misinformation being peddled on social media and by certain media houses about VAT (V...
by bimjim
Thu Aug 08, 2019
Forum: Final flights...
Topic: [Final Flights] Christopher Correia, Director, Trans Guyana Airways
Replies: 2
Views: 25

[Final Flights] Christopher Correia, Director, Trans Guyana Airways

[Final Flights] Christopher Correia, Director, Trans Guyana Airways
8 August, 2019

[8 August, 2019] Trans Guyana Airways & the Correia Group of Companies announce the passing of our Director - Mr. Christopher Correia.
by bimjim
Thu Aug 08, 2019
Forum: Cayman Airways
Topic: Reduced fleet leads to Cayman Airways delays
Replies: 0
Views: 10

Reduced fleet leads to Cayman Airways delays

https://www.caymancompass.com/2019/08/07/reduced-fleet-leads-to-cayman-airways-delays/ Reduced fleet leads to Cayman Airways delays Kayla Young August 7, 2019 Grounding of Boeing’s 737 Max 8 jets, following fatal crashes of the model in Ethiopia and Indonesia, continues to disrupt the Cayman Airways...
by bimjim
Thu Aug 08, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Four unhurt in Carriacou crash
Replies: 0
Views: 18

Four unhurt in Carriacou crash

https://www.nationnews.com/nationnews/news/241137/unhurt-carriacou-crash Four unhurt in Carriacou crash CMC, 08 August 2019 ST GEORGE’S, Grenada All four persons, including the pilot, on board a twin-engine Cessna aircraft escaped injuries on Wednesday after the plane veered off the runaway at the L...
by bimjim
Thu Aug 08, 2019
Forum: GCAA - CAA of Guyana
Topic: [Guyana] Fly Jamaica yet to file application with GCAA
Replies: 0
Views: 37

[Guyana] Fly Jamaica yet to file application with GCAA

https://guyanatimesgy.com/fly-jamaica-yet-to-file-application-with-gcaa/ [Guyana] Fly Jamaica yet to file application with GCAA August 6, 2019 It has been one week since new investors announced their move to take over the Fly Jamaica airline, however, an application is yet to be filed at the Guyana ...
by bimjim
Thu Aug 08, 2019
Forum: Airport News - Eastern Caribbean
Topic: [Barbados] Airport kiosks ‘up and running soon’
Replies: 0
Views: 9

[Barbados] Airport kiosks ‘up and running soon’

https://barbadostoday.bb/2019/08/07/airport-kiosks-up-and-running-soon/ [Barbados] Airport kiosks ‘up and running soon’ August 7, 2019 Four-dozen kiosks for passengers arriving at the Grantley Adams International Airport are to be fully functioning soon, Minister of Home Affairs Edmund Hinkson annou...
by bimjim
Thu Aug 08, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Boeing 737 Max Needs Full F.A.A. Review, Crash Families Say
Replies: 0
Views: 5

Boeing 737 Max Needs Full F.A.A. Review, Crash Families Say

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/07/business/boeing-737-max-faa-recertification-stumo.html Boeing 737 Max Needs Full F.A.A. Review, Crash Families Say David Gelles Aug. 7, 2019 SHEFFIELD, Mass. A group of family members representing more than 50 people who died in the crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flig...
by bimjim
Thu Aug 08, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A Boeing 737 MAX Test Flight Had Its Ups and Downs
Replies: 0
Views: 9

A Boeing 737 MAX Test Flight Had Its Ups and Downs

https://www.wired.com/story/boeing-737-max-test-flight-ups-and-downs/?verso=true A Boeing 737 MAX Test Flight Had Its Ups and Downs Alex Davies 08.06.2019 In the nearly five months since the Federal Aviation Administration grounded Boeing's 737 MAX, investigators have revealed a series of issues wit...
by bimjim
Tue Aug 06, 2019
Forum: Airport News - Western Caribbean
Topic: [Jamaica] Rehabilitation work being done on Vernamfield runway
Replies: 1
Views: 8

Re: [Jamaica] Rehabilitation work being done on Vernamfield runway

Ahhh... ummm... is there a runway side clearway requirement in Jamaica?

I know the runway is currently not used for aviation, but should TREES be allowed that close to the runway edge?
by bimjim
Tue Aug 06, 2019
Forum: Airport News - Western Caribbean
Topic: [Jamaica] Rehabilitation work being done on Vernamfield runway
Replies: 1
Views: 8

[Jamaica] Rehabilitation work being done on Vernamfield runway

http://www.rjrnewsonline.com/local/rehabilitation-work-being-done-on-vernamfield-runway [Jamaica] Rehabilitation work being done on Vernamfield runway Mon August 5, 2019 Mike Henry, Minister without Portfolio in the Office of the Prime Minister, says rehabilitation work is underway on the runway at ...
by bimjim
Tue Aug 06, 2019
Forum: Airport News - South America
Topic: [Guyana] GRA wipes out VAT for air travel to 54 interior locations
Replies: 1
Views: 6

[Guyana] GRA wipes out VAT for air travel to 54 interior locations

https://newsroom.gy/2019/08/05/gra-wipes-out-vat-for-air-travel-to-54-interior-locations/ [Guyana] GRA wipes out VAT for air travel to 54 interior locations Aug 5, 2019 Following an agreement between the Government of Guyana and Air Services Limited, the Guyana Revenue Authority wishes to advise air...
by bimjim
Tue Aug 06, 2019
Forum: Signature - ANU, SKB, NEV, SJU, SXM
Topic: [BGI, GND, EIS, MBO, UVF] Signature Makes a Splash in the Caribbean
Replies: 1
Views: 31

Re: [BGI, GND, EIS, MBO, UVF] Signature Makes a Splash in the Caribbean

https://www.aviationpros.com/fbos-tenants/press-release/21091285/signature-flight-support-signature-flight-support-to-purchase-iam-jet-centre-adding-five-fbos-to-its-caribbean-network Signature Flight Support to Purchase IAM Jet Centre -- Adding Five FBOs to its Caribbean Network August 5, 2019 The ...
by bimjim
Tue Aug 06, 2019
Forum: Signature - ANU, SKB, NEV, SJU, SXM
Topic: [BGI, GND, EIS, MBO, UVF] Signature Makes a Splash in the Caribbean
Replies: 1
Views: 31

[BGI, GND, EIS, MBO, UVF] Signature Makes a Splash in the Caribbean

https://www.ainonline.com/aviation-news/business-aviation/2019-08-05/signature-makes-splash-caribbean [BGI, GND, EIS, MBO, UVF] Signature Makes a Splash in the Caribbean Curt Epstein August 5, 2019 Signature Flight Support has bolstered its Caribbean service network with the addition of the four (so...
by bimjim
Tue Aug 06, 2019
Forum: WinAir - Windward Islands Airways - St. Maarten
Topic: [WinAir] More New Flights Between Aruba, Curacao
Replies: 0
Views: 17

[WinAir] More New Flights Between Aruba, Curacao

https://www.caribjournal.com/2019/08/05/more-new-flights-between-aruba-curacao/ [WinAir] More New Flights Between Aruba, Curacao 2019/08/05 Winair has launched new daily flights between Aruba and Curacao. The St Maarten-based regional carrier has also launched flights from Aruba to Bonaire every oth...
by bimjim
Mon Aug 05, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Two United Airlines pilots arrested before flight from Scotland to U.S.
Replies: 0
Views: 27

Two United Airlines pilots arrested before flight from Scotland to U.S.

https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/two-united-airlines-pilots-arrested-flight-scotland-u-s-n1039006 Two United Airlines pilots arrested before flight from Scotland to U.S. Phil McCausland Aug. 3, 2019 Two United Airlines pilots were arrested in Scotland on Saturday morning for drinking before taki...
by bimjim
Sat Aug 03, 2019
Forum: Western Air - Bahamas
Topic: Western Air Bahamas plans US flights with E145s
Replies: 0
Views: 17

Western Air Bahamas plans US flights with E145s

https://www.ch-aviation.com/portal/news/80377-western-air-bahamas-plans-us-flights-with-e145s Western Air Bahamas plans US flights with E145s 02.08.2019 Western Air Bahamas (WST, Nassau Int'l) is planning to launch scheduled and charter flights between the Bahamas and the United States using four E1...
by bimjim
Fri Aug 02, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: [Barbados] Civil Aviation Authority To Be Set Up
Replies: 1
Views: 28

Re: [Barbados] Civil Aviation Authority To Be Set Up

This is an important prelude to the all-important ICAO/ISA Category One so desired for so many vital qualifications, especially between Barbados and the USA. MOST important for our politicians to understand completely is that Barbados will NOT achieve Category One unless the BCAA is SEEN to be at ar...
by bimjim
Fri Aug 02, 2019
Forum: Aviation-related Politics
Topic: [Barbados] Civil Aviation Authority To Be Set Up
Replies: 1
Views: 28

[Barbados] Civil Aviation Authority To Be Set Up

https://www.cbc.bb/index.php/news/barbados-news/item/9360-civil-aviation-authority-to-be-set-up/ [Barbados] Civil Aviation Authority To Be Set Up 23 May 2019 Government is working towards creating a Civil Aviation Authority. Prime Minister Mia Amor Mottley said legislation for the creation of the au...
by bimjim
Fri Aug 02, 2019
Forum: InterCaribbean Airways - Turks & Caicos
Topic: [interCaribbean Airways] New Tortola-Dominican Republic Flights
Replies: 0
Views: 18

[interCaribbean Airways] New Tortola-Dominican Republic Flights

https://www.caribjournal.com/2019/08/02/new-tortola-dominican-republic-flights/ [interCaribbean Airways] New Tortola-Dominican Republic Flights 2019/08/02 Regional carrier interCaribbean Airways has launched its first-ever service between Tortola, BVI and Santiago in the Dominican Republic. The new ...
by bimjim
Fri Aug 02, 2019
Forum: SkyBahamas Airlines
Topic: Sky Bahamas faces inspection stand-off
Replies: 0
Views: 9

Sky Bahamas faces inspection stand-off

https://theworldnews.net/bs-news/sky-bahamas-faces-inspection-stand-off Sky Bahamas faces inspection stand-off NEIL HARTNELL Tribune Business Editor 01.08.2019 Sky Bahamas was last night embroiled in a new stand-off over an “on-site inspection” - scheduled for today - that its regulator will use to ...
by bimjim
Thu Aug 01, 2019
Forum: Airport News - Eastern Caribbean
Topic: Barbados: Airport delays as workers up in arms over conditions
Replies: 0
Views: 23

Barbados: Airport delays as workers up in arms over conditions

https://www.stabroeknews.com/2019/news/regional/barbados/07/31/barbados-airport-delays-as-workers-up-in-arms-over-conditions/ Barbados: Airport delays as workers up in arms over conditions 31 July, 2019 (Barbados Nation) Visitors to Barbados for the last lap of Crop Over could find themselves waitin...
by bimjim
Wed Jul 31, 2019
Forum: SkyBahamas Airlines
Topic: Govt. will not intervene with Sky Bahamas
Replies: 1
Views: 14

Butler: SkyBahamas has lost millions due to grounding

https://thenassauguardian.com/2019/07/31/butler-skybahamas-has-lost-millions-due-to-grounding/ Butler: SkyBahamas has lost millions due to grounding Sloan Smith July 31, 2019 SkyBahamas Chief Executive Officer Captain Randy Butler said yesterday that the airline has lost millions of dollars in fixed...
by bimjim
Wed Jul 31, 2019
Forum: SkyBahamas Airlines
Topic: Govt. will not intervene with Sky Bahamas
Replies: 1
Views: 14

Govt. will not intervene with Sky Bahamas

https://ewnews.com/govt-will-not-intervene-with-sky-bahamas Govt. will not intervene with Sky Bahamas Airline remains grounded following safety inspection July 31, 2019 The government has no plan to intervene with Sky Bahamas and the airline remains grounded for more than two weeks following the Bah...
by bimjim
Wed Jul 31, 2019
Forum: Fly Jamaica - Air Guyana - Wings Aviation
Topic: Fly Jamaica new owners to resume flights September
Replies: 0
Views: 30

Fly Jamaica new owners to resume flights September

http://jamaica-gleaner.com/article/business/20190731/fly-jamaica-new-owners-resume-flights-september Fly Jamaica new owners to resume flights September Neville Graham/Business Reporter Wednesday | July 31, 2019 The new owners of Fly Jamaica plan to return the airline to the sky in early September, s...
by bimjim
Wed Jul 31, 2019
Forum: Fly Jamaica - Air Guyana - Wings Aviation
Topic: Fly Jamaica must file new application before operations recommence – GCAA
Replies: 0
Views: 12

Fly Jamaica must file new application before operations recommence – GCAA

https://guyanatimesgy.com/fly-jamaica-must-file-new-application-before-operations-recommence-gcaa/ Fly Jamaica must file new application before operations recommence – GCAA July 30, 2019 Although new investors who have taken over Fly Jamaica Airlines intend to recommence operations in Guyana by Sept...
by bimjim
Tue Jul 30, 2019
Forum: Fly Jamaica - Air Guyana - Wings Aviation
Topic: Consortium Takes Over Fly Jamaica From Guyanese Operators
Replies: 0
Views: 11

Consortium Takes Over Fly Jamaica From Guyanese Operators

https://nationwideradiojm.com/consortium-takes-over-fly-jamaica-from-guyanese-operators/ Consortium Takes Over Fly Jamaica From Guyanese Operators Kalilah Reynolds Jul 29, 2019 The beleaguered airline, Fly Jamaica is under new management. The airline has been in financial trouble since one of its pl...
by bimjim
Tue Jul 30, 2019
Forum: DoT / FAA - USA
Topic: Boeing kept FAA in the dark about big changes made to flight-control software
Replies: 0
Views: 17

Boeing kept FAA in the dark about big changes made to flight-control software

https://www.businessinsider.com/boeing-737-max-flight-system-faa-oversight-2019-7 Boeing reportedly kept the FAA in the dark about big changes it made to the 737 Max's flight-control software late in its development Troy Wolverton Jul. 27, 2019 The Federal Aviation Administration didn't understand t...
by bimjim
Tue Jul 30, 2019
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Boeing warns it may stop 737 Max production
Replies: 0
Views: 24

Boeing warns it may stop 737 Max production

https://www.bbc.com/news/business-49108807 Boeing warns it may stop 737 Max production 25 July 2019 Boeing is warning that it might have to halt production of the 737 Max if grounding continues much longer. The company reported its largest-ever quarterly loss of $3.4bn (£2.7bn) on Wednesday due to t...
by bimjim
Tue Jul 30, 2019
Forum: DoT / FAA - USA
Topic: Roots of Boeing 737 Max Crisis: A Regulator Relaxes Its Oversight
Replies: 0
Views: 6

Roots of Boeing 737 Max Crisis: A Regulator Relaxes Its Oversight

https://www.nytimes.com/2019/07/27/business/boeing-737-max-faa.html The Roots of Boeing's 737 Max Crisis: A Regulator Relaxes Its Oversight Natalie Kitroeff, David Gelles and Jack Nicas July 27, 2019 After the first fatal crash of the 737 Max, in October 2018, federal regulators realized they didn't...
by bimjim
Tue Jul 30, 2019
Forum: Virgin Atlantic - UK
Topic: Virgin Atlantic to pull out of St Lucia
Replies: 1
Views: 21

Re: Virgin Atlantic to pull out of St Lucia

https://menafn.com/1098818736/St-Lucia-lost-Virgin-Atlantic-to-Antigua-and-Havana St Lucia lost Virgin Atlantic to Antigua and Havana 7/29/2019 (MENAFN - Caribbean News Now) CASTRIES, St Lucia Virgin Atlantic has announced a review to its global flying programme that will cease flying to Saint Lucia...
by bimjim
Tue Jul 30, 2019
Forum: DoT / FAA - USA
Topic: Tarnished FAA set to get embattled new leader
Replies: 0
Views: 8

Tarnished FAA set to get embattled new leader

https://www.politico.com/story/2019/07/23/faa-steve-dickson-1607658 Tarnished FAA set to get embattled new leader BRIANNA GURCIULLO 07/23/2019 The Federal Aviation Administration is finally about to get a new leader — a move that ideally would offer a clean break for an agency that has faced months ...
by bimjim
Mon Jul 29, 2019
Forum: Fly Jamaica - Air Guyana - Wings Aviation
Topic: Fly Jamaica bought out
Replies: 0
Views: 11

Fly Jamaica bought out

https://demerarawaves.com/2019/07/28/fly-jamaica-bought-out/ Fly Jamaica bought out Denis Chabrol July 28, 2019 Republished from Jamaica Observer KINGSTON, Jamaica (CMC) A team of investors including Jamaican aviation veteran Glenn Logan, led by Yann LeProvost of the French based company W&Y SAS, ha...

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