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by trini81
Thu Oct 01, 2020 10:18 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 862
Views: 89045

Re: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2020

https://www.regulations.gov/document?D= ... 26586-0024

Reported in another thread... CAL gets approval for IAH and SJU
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https://www.regulations.gov/document?D= ... 26586-0024

Reported in another thread... CAL gets approval for IAH and SJU

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by trini81
Sat Sep 26, 2020 8:35 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 862
Views: 89045

Re: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2020

https://www.guardian.co.tt/business/cal ... 0c0cf84cf2

Article on CAL looking to save USD1 million a month as the government loans come to end.
Some of the ideas they are looking at include salary cuts and unpaid leave of abscence.
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https://www.guardian.co.tt/business/cal ... 0c0cf84cf2

Article on CAL looking to save USD1 million a month as the government loans come to end.
Some of the ideas they are looking at include salary cuts and unpaid leave of abscence.

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by trini81
Tue Jul 28, 2020 9:09 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 862
Views: 89045

Re: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2020

https://guyanaaviation.com/2020/07/28/air-antilles-to-begin-flight-services-to-st-lucia-barbados-and-dominica/?fbclid=IwAR3tL-uE2s2zy9GmBemjAkfsWym1hKoHigqdIEEtVZUSQba_Z7RFNXXvuQo Air Antilles plans to start flights between SLU and BGI and between DOM and BGI. From Aug 1st daily flights between SLU ...

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by trini81
Tue Jul 21, 2020 3:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 862
Views: 89045

Re: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2020

https://268today.com/business/liat-shareholders-reach-agreement-to-sell-3-planes-airline-could-fly-again-in-90-days/ Seems like the Governments of St Vincent and Barbados have agreed tosell their LIAT shares to Antigua fro 1 dollar each. Antigua has indicated they would sell the three ATRs owned and...

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by trini81
Fri May 15, 2020 1:33 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 862
Views: 89045

Re: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2020

https://trinidadexpress.com/business/lo ... ium=social
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The Government has agreed to guarantee a US$65 million ($442 million) loan to majority own CAL. Link below:
https://trinidadexpress.com/business/lo ... ium=social

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by trini81
Tue May 12, 2020 2:17 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 862
Views: 89045

Re: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2020

Trinidad and Tobago's Minister of Finance announced today at press conference that GORTT secured a US$65 million loan for Caribbean Airlines Limited to help CAL at this time. A reference or link would be provided later.

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by trini81
Thu Apr 09, 2020 5:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 862
Views: 89045

Re: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2020

Article below which states CAL plans a milk run between POS and SJU depending on the global economy picking up by Aug 2020 https://paxex.aero/2020/04/caribbean-airlines-milk-run-island-hopper/ According to the article some the routes are: POS/DOM/BGI/ANU/EIS/SJU POS/DOM/BGI/SXM/EIS/SJU And the weird...

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by trini81
Mon Apr 06, 2020 2:10 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 862
Views: 89045

Re: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2020

https://trinidadexpress.com/news/local/cal-seeking-govt-support-to-guarantee-us-65m-loan/article_5e8c4586-77a4-11ea-82f2-57d6ef1f28b9.html Article in local newspapers “ NATIONAL carrier, Caribbean Airlines (CAL), has asked its majority shareholder, the Government of T&T, to guarantee a US$65 mil...

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by trini81
Fri Mar 13, 2020 4:43 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 862
Views: 89045

Re: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2020

https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10156902082635233&set=gm.10163243208115578&type=3&theater&ifg=1 Tried posting an image of the new livery..... hope it shows... 89115701_10156902082640233_607639509042987008_o.jpg https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10156902082635233&se...

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by trini81
Tue Jan 21, 2020 6:52 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounding News and Reference Thread 2020
Replies: 233
Views: 357967

Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounding News and Reference Thread 2020

https://edition.cnn.com/2020/01/21/business/boeing-737-max-production-halt/index.html "Boeing has officially stopped making 737 Max airplanes The assembly line in Renton, Washington, has stopped building Boeing's bestselling plane, the company confirmed late Monday. Boeing announced plans to te...

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by trini81
Mon Jan 20, 2020 2:59 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounding, General Discussion Thread, January 2020
Replies: 1740
Views: 191967

Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounding, General Discussion Thread, January 2020

https://www.msn.com/en-us/money/compani ... ar-BBZ8Saf

Interesting article on Boeing's history on dealing with accidents... "How Boeing’s Responsibility in a Deadly Crash ‘Got Buried’"
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https://www.msn.com/en-us/money/compani ... ar-BBZ8Saf

Interesting article on Boeing's history on dealing with accidents... "How Boeing’s Responsibility in a Deadly Crash ‘Got Buried’"

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by trini81
Sun Jan 19, 2020 1:49 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2020
Replies: 862
Views: 89045

Re: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2020

Article on CAL plans... https://trinidadexpress.com/business/local/cal-wants-more-atrs/article_32f0c0ce-3a59-11ea-8469-8bda4e4f52c7.html# And I quote “Caribbean Airlines’ vision is to improve regional connectivity from Jamaica and Cuba in the west, to Suriname in the east. This process of building c...

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by trini81
Wed Dec 25, 2019 10:56 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: AA botches launch of JFK-GEO
Replies: 126
Views: 22463

Re: AA botches launch of JFK-GEO

Just to note... Caribbean Airlines flies jfk/geo/jfk non-stop on 737-800 daily year round.
The difference being the seat count on CAL as opposed to AA

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by trini81
Wed Jun 26, 2019 8:50 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
Replies: 3768
Views: 419727

Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019

https://edition.cnn.com/2019/06/26/politics/boeing-737-max-flaw/index.html Havent seen it posted before... it seems a New flaw discovered on Boeing 737 Max. "In simulator tests, government pilots discovered that a microprocessor failure could push the nose of the plane toward the ground. It is ...

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by trini81
Sat Jun 08, 2019 12:59 am
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 484
Views: 63042

Re: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2019

Interesting article on St Lucia wanting to quit from the Eastern Caribbean regional civil aviation regional authority.... http://www.nationnews.com/nationnews/news/239903/st-lucia-hints-quitting-regional-regulator To note... it confirms the rumours of flights from St Lucia to Jamaica.... On another...

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by trini81
Thu Jun 06, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019
Replies: 3768
Views: 419727

Re: Boeing 737MAX Grounded Worldwide Q2 2019

Something strikes me : Everybody seems to be focusing on what Civil Aviation Authorities, worldwide, will decide to allow the MAX to return into service. But this is not AT ALL the case . The people who will decide MAX's fate, are the Public and the Passengers. If a majority of them refuse to fly o...

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by trini81
Thu May 23, 2019 5:41 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 484
Views: 63042

Re: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2019

Interesting article on St Lucia wanting to quit from the Eastern Caribbean regional civil aviation regional authority.... http://www.nationnews.com/nationnews/news/239903/st-lucia-hints-quitting-regional-regulator To note... it confirms the rumours of flights from St Lucia to Jamaica.... On another ...

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by trini81
Fri Apr 26, 2019 1:54 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 484
Views: 63042

Re: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2019

https://www.jamaicaobserver.com/latestnews/Caribbean_Airlines_achieves_unaudited_operation_profit_for_2018?profile=1228 Some good news it seems that Caribbean Airlines achieves unaudited operation profit for 2018. the article says "CAL said the unaudited accounts for the fiscal year ending Dece...

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by trini81
Tue Mar 26, 2019 7:01 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2019
Replies: 484
Views: 63042

Re: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2019

The flights are actually KIN-BGI-KIN. I suspect that BW has an underutilised 738 and crew. It seems CAL is looking to create a larger hub in KIN..... http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/sunday-finance/caribbean-airlines-targets-Kingston_for_regional_hub_159660?profile=1056 To be noted from the article: ...

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by trini81
Tue Sep 04, 2018 8:37 pm
Forum: Civil Aviation
Topic: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2018
Replies: 636
Views: 62112

Re: Caribbean Aviation Thread - 2018

Quick question if transiting POS from the US and going onto another regional destination do you have to clear customs similar to MIA? Hey... If you are flying with BW... you would not need to clear customs and immigration in POS... BW has an intransit desk where their customers are directed to secu...

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