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Photos/Video: RAF Typhoons & Tristar Arrive

Photos/Video: RAF Typhoons & Tristar Arrive

[Updated with video] Four Royal Air Force [RAF] typhoons and one Tristar tanker arrived at the L.F. Wade International Airport at around 1.00pm today [Mar 11].They appeared to be stopping over on their way to a training exercise in Nevada, and we understand that the jets are set to leave Bermuda late tomorrow morning.┬áThis is the third time the... Read more of this article

Video, Photos: Plane Makes Emergency Landing

Video, Photos: Plane Makes Emergency Landing

[Updated with photos + video] Police officers are restricting traffic in the area by the airport this evening [Feb 7] due to a plane making an emergency landing. A police spokesperson said, “Emergency landing procedures have been initiated surrounding L. F. Wade International Airport due to a small plane attempting to land with reported landing... Read more of this article

Photos: RAF Military Jets Departing Bermuda

Photos: RAF Military Jets Departing Bermuda

The British Royal Air Force [RAF] aircraft that arrived in Bermuda on Monday left yesterday [Jan 21] after spending the night on the island.Two L-1011 Tristar tankers and seven Tornado fighter jets departed from the LF Wade International Airport at approximately 11.30am, leaving one Tornado jet parked at the airport ramp.The sounds of the jets’... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: RAF Tornado Jets & Tanker Arrive

Photos/Video: RAF Tornado Jets & Tanker Arrive

[Updated] The British Royal Air Force [RAF] departed Lajes, Azores this morning and arrived in Bermuda this afternoon [Jan 20] with two L-1011 Tristar tankers and eight Tornado fighter jets landing at the LF Wade International Airport.According to the official RAF website, “The Tornado GR4 is a variable geometry, two-seat, day or night, all-weather... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: RAF Typhoons Land In Bermuda

Photos/Video: RAF Typhoons Land In Bermuda

Five military aircraft from Britain’s Royal Air Force landed at the LF Wade International Airport today [Jan 9], including one Lockheed L-1011 TriStar and four accompanying Typhoons.According to the RAF website they have a mixed fleet of nine Lockheed L-1011 TriStar aircraft, which are operated by No 216 Squadron, based in Oxfordshire, in the... Read more of this article

Photos: Martinair Cargo Plane Diverts To Island

Photos: Martinair Cargo Plane Diverts To Island

A Martinair Cargo plane on route from Amsterdam to Aguadilla, Puerto Rico diverted to the island this morning [Dec 29] and landed at approximately 11am.On landing, the plane was met by airport officials and at least one police vehicle which escorted the airline to an area off the runway. A short time after officials boarded the flight, the plane was... Read more of this article

Photos: US Air Force Hercules C-130 Aircraft

Photos: US Air Force Hercules C-130 Aircraft

A pair of United States Air Force C-130 Hercules aircraft have been seen at the LF Wade International Airport over the past few days.The aircraft are understood to be in transit on their way to Europe. The passing of Tropical Storm Melissa over the Atlantic has delayed the journey as the crews await better weather. Click to enlarge photos: #gallery-6... Read more of this article

Video & Photos: Private Jet Travel For Eclipse

Video & Photos: Private Jet Travel For Eclipse

While numerous people around the world watched this morning’s [Nov 3] solar eclipse from land, a group of dedicated eclipse chasers chartered a private jet to get the best possible view off the coast of Bermuda. The group flew in to Bermuda in advance, and then left the island onboard a 12-person Falcon 900B private jet early this morning to watch... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Delta’s Inaugural LGA Flight Arrives

Photos/Video: Delta’s Inaugural LGA Flight Arrives

[Updated with video + photo gallery] Delta’s inaugural flight from LaGuardia Airport in New York arrived at around 2.30pm this afternoon [Apr 8], receiving the traditional welcome of sprays of water when it touched down.The daily flights will depart LaGuardia at 11:20am. and arrive in Bermuda at 2:30pm [including one-hour time difference]. When... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Military Aircraft Departs Bermuda

Photos/Video: Military Aircraft Departs Bermuda

On Saturday morning the fleet of military aircraft that had stopped at LF Wade International Airport departed the island. The aircraft left in two different groups, with the first leaving at around 11am, and the second group leaving around 45 minutes later.A few people gathered at the airport to watch the nine aircraft depart, and a few of the planes... Read more of this article


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