The holiday season is once again upon us where airlines take the opportunity to bolster their schedules and fill their coffers. The Caribbean is one of the most popular destinations for this very ritualistic period of sun 'n fun. The Caribbean Aviation Thread wishes all who are to vacation here, a safe, memorable and enjoyable experience.
Here's to a very productive and successful season for the indigenous Caribbean aviation industry and tourism at large.
V2-LIG ATR42 msn 1009 delivered to LI. It makes the 3rd ATR-42 and 7th ATR aircraft in LI's fleet.
No new word on proposed Q400 start-up carrier Bluesky Airlines out of the Cayman Islands.
LI appoints British aviation veteran Mr. David Evans CEO
BW flops on London route; not profitable
Winair discontinues service to Anguilla
PY starts 1x weekly PBM-CAY-MIA with B733
LI headquarters to remain in ANU
Insel Air to begin AUA-GEO-MIA with MD-80 series Jun.18.2014
SXM closes $US132 million bond to upgrade airport infrastructure
CM to operate 2x weekly PTY-GEO E90 service Jul.11.2014
Tropic Air welcomes first King Air A100 aircraft (V3-HHS) to operate BZE-CUN and BZE-RTB
Boeing performing test flights through CUR with new B789 (NH colours)
BW appoints CEO & CFO
B6 to start 1x weekly BOS-UVF A320 service Nov.1.2014
LI makes first ATR-72 flight into OGL
BW now has 6 out of 15 B738 airframes sporting the CAL ablino livery (no Hbird)
BW B767 operations gradually being scaled down.
BW looking at addressing internal issues/ B738 fleet optimization
UAE in talks with GEO about aviation opportunities
Dynamic Airways to start 4x weekly summer JFK-GEO-JFK scheduled service with B762
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We're Still Hot! - Caribbean Aviation Thread 109 (by SA7700 Mar 19 2014 in Civil Aviation)#1