1997 THE AIRPORT THAT GOT BURIED – “THE POMPEII of the...

W.H. Bramble Airport, also known as Blackburne Airport, was a small international airport on the Eastern coast of the island of Montserrat, a British...

1943 The Dominican Air Force AT-6

The Dominican Air Force was created in 1930, and between then and 1943, approximately 15 different aircraft were operated. We can mention the Vought O2U...

2002 ALICIA CANDICE HACKSHAW T&T‘s FIRST ROTARY WING AVIATRIX.

The first time the helicopter pilot touched down on an oil platform the men at sea thought she was an angel, only with metal...

1989 “THAT’S IT, IM DEAD” SURINAM AIRWAYS 764 CONTROLLED FLIGHT INTO...

“That’s it. I’m dead.” These were the chilling last words from the cockpit picked up by the black box recorder of Surinam Airways Flight 764...

KLM’s First Transatlantic Flight

On 15 December 1934, almost 82 years ago, a very special flight departed from Schiphol. At ten minutes past midnight, the triple-engine Fokker F-XVIII...

1967 GUYANA AIRWAYS FIRST TURBOPROP AIRCRAFT

After Guyana’s Independence in 1966 the government of Canada via CIDA (Canadian International Development Agency) offered assistance to improve Guyana’s aviation capability. Part of...

1935 The Last Flight of The Zorzal

In mid-1935, a small airline named "Servicio Aéreo Colombiano" or SACO, was furiously struggling to challenge the mother of all airlines in Colombia, a...

1929 FIRST FLYING BOAT FLIGHT TO TRINIDAD & TOBAGO

Two years after Charles Lindbergh made the first non-stop transatlantic flight ever in 1927, Lindbergh was sent by Pan American airlines to explore the...

1943 WW2 AIRPLANE CRASHES AT PIARCO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT IN TRINIDAD

The Martin 187 Baltimore was a two-engined light attack bomber built by the Glenn L. Martin Company in the United States, originally ordered by...

1943 Pearls Airport: Grenada’s First Airport

Pearls Airport (ICAO: TGPG) was Grenada's first airport. It is located near Grenville approximately 23 miles from St. George's. It was opened in 1943...