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PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Airline company, AVA Airways again takes another step in the right direction. Chairman of the company, Olivier Arrindell along with other members of Ava Airways team met with AerCap Aircraft leasing and financing company Sr. Director Aircraft Marketing Latin America and Caribbean representatives here on St. Maarten.

ST JOHN’S, Antigua – Industrial action by staff at Caribbean Airport Services (CAS), on the weekend,  caused severe delays and disruptions in the schedule of several flights departing the VC Bird International Airport.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Signs of a fault line between Antigua and Barbuda and Barbados over regional airline LIAT became apparent on Wednesday with Minister of Tourism and International Transport Richard Sealy accusing the Gaston Browne administration of shedding “crocodile tears” over the financially struggling carrier.

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.

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