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ST JOHN’S, Antigua – A 35-year-old French national has been fined EC$4,000 after he pleaded guilty to causing a bomb scare on a LIAT flight at the VC Bird International Airport last week.

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – The police have launched an investigation into a recent incident at the VC Bird International airport in which a passenger was removed from a LIAT flight following remarks made to a flight attendant.

KINGSTON, Jamaica – Tens of thousands of people were stranded Monday after Delta Air Lines flights were grounded around the globe due to a system outage.

SIMPSON BAY, St. MaartenThe Princess Juliana International Airport (SXM) recently received the “BIZZ 2016” award in Washington D.C., from the World Confederation of Businesses (WORLDCOB)

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - A light twin engine aircraft was forced to make a soft crash landing at SXM Airport Friday afternoon.

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts - St. Kitts is pleased to announce the expansion of United Airlines Saturday service between the airline's New York/Newark gateway airport, Liberty International Airport (EWR) and St. Kitts. United will recommence service on November 19, 2016 and will fly throughout the winter, summer and fall in 2017.

SIMPSON BAY, St. MaartenThe Princess Juliana International Airport (SXM) recently installed six Bar Code Boarding Pass (BCBP) e-Gates to provide a faster, simpler, and more convenient boarding pass security control procedure. 

ATLANTA, USA – Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) and Seaborne Airlines, an airline based out of San Juan, Puerto Rico, announced a codeshare agreement that will provide customers from both airlines with increased travel options to and from the United States and Caribbean.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – A local banker who was instrumental in raising nearly BDS$50 million through a regional bond issue to ensure LIAT’s survival over a decade ago is advising shareholder governments to withdraw service from Caribbean countries that refuse to pump cash into the struggling airline.

AIRPORT ROAD, St. MaartenCommencing the beginning of August WINAIR will receive a replacement aircraft outfitted in WINAIR’s original livery.

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