TAM Bolivia Ordered To Suspend Passenger Operations

(LA PAZ) - Transporte Aéreo Militar - TAM (La Paz El Alto) will cease all civilian passenger operations with effect from December 16 following a directive from the Bolivian Ministry of Public Works issued on...

Conviasa suspends international operations

(CARACAS) - Conviasa (V0, Caracas Simón Bolivar) has suspended international operations as of Friday, May 5. Venezuelan media outlets report the state-owned carrier was unable to source enough foreign currency to pay for its...

Gunman opens fire at KFLL, killing five

(FORT LAUDERDALE) (Reuters) - A gunman wearing a "Star Wars" T-shirt opened fire at a baggage carousel at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport (KFLL) on Friday, killing at least five people before being taken into...

LIAT LI769 Cancelled After Passengers Complain Of Pilot Reeking Of Alcohol

(KINGSTOWN) - iWitness News in St. Vincent reported earlier today the 15th of December 2016 that LIAT was forced to cancel  flight LI769 operating from Grantley Adams International Airport in Barbados that was destined for...

Air Caraïbes Airbus A350 sports its livery

(TOULOUSE) - Airbus A350-900, MSN 091 (F-HNET) destined for Air Caraïbes was photographed on January 16 on the Toulouse-Blagnac tarmac featuring its livery. At this stage, Airbus will then attach the Rolls-Royce Trent XWB engines...

St. Lucia’s Go Fly eyes funding for island-hopper flights

(CASTRIES) - Go Fly Airlines (St. Lucia Vigie) is a St. Lucia-based start-up looking to offer inter-island flights using a fleet of Cessna (single turboprop) 208B Grand Caravans. Mario Reyes, Go Fly's founder, told HTS...

First 787-10 Dreamliner Begins Final Assembly

(NORTH CHARLESTON) - Boeing started final assembly of the first 787-10 Dreamliner in North Charleston, marking yet another on-time milestone for the development program. The first 787-10 will cycle through Boeing South Carolina’s Final Assembly facility as...

LIAT’s woes reflect business conflicts, limited vision, in intra-regional Caribbean aviation

(ST. JOHNS) - For intra-Caribbean aviation the old adage “the more things change, the more things stay the same” rings true. Unfortunately, the regional airline LIAT is a perfect example of an airline whose...

LIAT Yet To Shift Operational Hub

(KINGSTOWN) - The Prime Minister of St Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG), Dr Ralph Gonsalves, has criticized LIAT (1974) LTD. (LI, Antigua) management for its failure to shift the airline's operational hub from Antigua to Bridgetown in Barbados among other issues...

Black Friday promotion on Norwegian

(FORT-DE-FRANCE) - The low cost airline, Norwegian Air Shuttle will offer further discounted prices on Friday promoting "Black Friday" on the 450 routes of its network medium and long-haul . To celebrate the traditional day...