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SIMPSON BAY, St. Maarten - Sweet snacks and balloons emblazoned with the red, white and blue colors of the USA flag, and St. Maarten music playing in the background, highlighted the USA Independence Day celebration for travelers at SXM Airport, on July 4, 2016.

SIMPSON BAY, St. MaartenThe Management of PJIAE in coordination with the St. Maarten Government departments of fire services and disaster management hosted its live bi-annual Emergency Exercise on Tuesday, July 5, 2016, starting at 9:30 AM, at the Princess Juliana International Airport (SXM). The exercise was carried out in the proximity of the threshold 10 on the airport runway.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Passengers traveling on-board an InselAir flight from Curacao to St. Maarten suffered a delay on Tuesday morning, due to technical difficulties believed to have been caused by a bird.

GEORGETOWN, Guyana – Minister of Public Infrastructure, David Patterson has launched an inquiry into the unauthorised flights from the Eugene F. Correia Airport last Saturday by a Guyanese pilot and a US pilot.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – The LIAT flight attendant who came into Barbados with 11 pounds of cocaine in her handbag managed to pay the full BDS$52,000 (US$26,000) in fines imposed on her when she appeared in court tis wek and pleaded guilty to drug charges.

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad – The state-owned Caribbean Airlines (CAL) says it must comply with all regulatory directives of the sovereign states into which it operates as it sought to deal with a deadline given by the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA) in Guyana.

NASSAU, Bahamas – Civil Aviation Department Accident Investigation representatives are due here Monday to begin probing a plane crash that left two people dead late Sunday.

GREAT BAY – Is Olivier Arrindell at it again? The controversy about his ghost airline AVA Airways is gaining momentum with the bitter exchange of opinions with businessman Michael Ferrier.

Airport Road, St. MaartenContinuing their successful winter season and introduction of new destinations, WINAIR will offer an expanded summer schedule this coming season in addition to the regular services to Saba, St. Eustatius, St. Barth, Dominica – Douglas Charles Airport, St. Kitts, Nevis and Tortola.

ROSEAU, Dominica – A three-day meeting aimed at improving airlift in the Caribbean began here on Tuesday with Tourism Minister, Robert Tonge defending the decision of the government to acquire shares in the debt-troubled regional airline, LIAT.

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