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SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Gary Foss, President and Chief Executive Officer of Seaborne Airlines, announced the appointment of airline industry veteran Hector "Tato" Montanez as the regional carrier's new Director of Marketing and Sales.

SIMPSON BAY, St. Maarten — The vast majority of the employees of the Princess Juliana International Airport, SXM, will have to undergo security screening administered by the National Security Service St. Maarten.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The United Sint Maarten Party (US) has condemned the terrorist act which brought done Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 on Thursday, which claimed the lives of 298 persons including 192 Dutch nationals and 80 children.

WILLEMSTAD, Curacao - Flags are being flown at half staff on Curacao.

SIMPSON BAY, St. Maarten - When partners in the Air Service Development Committee (ASDC) met last week, the main objective was to seek ways to improve connectivity between international and regional flights to serve the needs of all members.

SIMPSON BAY, St. Maarten — The management team of the Princess Juliana International Airport, SXM, led by managing director, Regina LaBega, met with the Minister of Justice, Hon. Dennis Richardson on Friday to discuss a number of issues, including the handling of transit and VIP passengers at the airport.

SIMPSON BAY, St. Maarten — Kevin Jeffers is the first recipient of the Jean Christian Aviation Scholarship, which was launched by the Princess Juliana International Airport, SXM, on June 23.

U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS - St. Croix will welcome the return of Delta Air Lines this winter with nonstop air service from Atlanta.

BES Islands - Last week the Royal Navy has organized a series of trainings on Saba and St. Eustatius.

SIMPSON BAY, St. Maarten — The Princess Juliana International Airport Operating Company N.V. (PJIAE) in compliance with its Fire Safety and Evacuation Plan, will be holding an emergency evacuation drill of the terminal building for the entire SXM Airport community on Friday morning, June 13, 2014.