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JetBlue Offering Bermuda Packages At 50% Off

JetBlue Offering Bermuda Packages At 50% Off

JetBlue is now offering vacation packages to Bermuda with 50% discounts on air and hotel, with flights out of New York and Boston. The Bermuda vacation packages which allow travel dates until March 2018 need to be booked by August 28th and start at $699 per person, and include flights and three nights at select hotels on the island.Travelers can choose... Read more of this article

85-Year-Old Woman Dies On Flight To Bermuda

85-Year-Old Woman Dies On Flight To Bermuda

[Updated] An elderly passenger last night [Aug 14] died while traveling to Bermuda on an American Airlines aircraft, officials have confirmed. The passenger, an 85-year-old woman, became ill on the flight from Miami to Bermuda and despite life saving efforts, the woman died as the flight arrived into the Island. A Skyport Airport Duty Officer said:... Read more of this article

Flight Diverts Due To Smoke In Compartment

Flight Diverts Due To Smoke In Compartment

[Updated] The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service were on scene at the airport this evening [Aug 14], as a JetBlue flight traveling to the Dominican Republic diverted to Bermuda due to “smoke in the avionics compartment,” with the plane safely touching down at 5.50pm. Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service spokesperson, Acting Lieutenant Russann Francis... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Bermuda Calling’ For New Yorkers

Video: ‘Bermuda Calling’ For New Yorkers

The Bermuda Tourism Authority and JetBlue Vacations worked together to surprise and delight New Yorkers with an offer to get away to Bermuda for Summer Fridays. “Bermuda Calling’ debuted recently on Broadway in New York City between West 40th and West 41st Streets. New Yorkers were surprised by the addition of new phones built into the storefront... Read more of this article

JetBlue Flight Diverts Due To Sick Passenger

JetBlue Flight Diverts Due To Sick Passenger

At around 2:40am this morning [July 31], a JetBlue flight — on route from Santo Domingo to New York — diverted to Bermuda due to a 55-year-old male needing medical attention. A police spokesperson said, “Around 2:40am this morning [Monday 31st July 2017], JetBlue flight B610 on route from Santo Domingo to JFK New York was diverted to Bermuda,... Read more of this article

Hamilton Princess To Host ‘JetBlue Nights’

Hamilton Princess To Host ‘JetBlue Nights’

Hamilton Princess & Beach Club today [July 24] announces its partnership with airline JetBlue to host JetBlue Nights. The Hamilton Princess & Beach Club will be rolling out the blue carpet in celebration of its collaboration with the airline to give Marina Nights a new twist. “JetBlue Nights are open to the public and will take place at... Read more of this article

Flight Diverts Due To Sick Passenger

Flight Diverts Due To Sick Passenger

An American Airlines flight from Spain diverted to Bermuda today [July 18] with an ill passenger on board. The aircraft arrived at LF Wade International Airport at 2.05pm this afternoon with 288 passengers on board, including a female passenger who needed immediate medical assistance. The flight was from Madrid en route to Miami. A Skyport Airport Duty... Read more of this article

New Air Routes Promise To Boost Tourism

New Air Routes Promise To Boost Tourism

Junior Minister for Tourism, Transport and Municipalities Kenneth Bascome has highlighted joint efforts underway that could substantially diversify the markets from which Bermuda derives its tourism. The Junior Minister was commenting on the return of tourism as a considerable contributor to Bermuda’s economic engine, with new Bermuda Tourism Authority... Read more of this article

BA Bermuda Flights To Resume Service Today

BA Bermuda Flights To Resume Service Today

Following the major IT failure experienced throughout yesterday, British Airways is “working hard to fully restore all global IT systems,” the company said today. A spokesperson said, “At London Gatwick the flight to Bermuda, BA 2233, is expected to operate as usual today [May 28] as well as the return flight to London, BA 2232, this... Read more of this article

United Airline Diverts Due To Medical Emergency

United Airline Diverts Due To Medical Emergency

An airplane — traveling from Puerto Rico to New Jersey — diverted to the L F Wade International Airport this morning [May 21] due to a passenger needing medical attention. The United Airlines Flight 1162 was originally bound for Newark, NJ after departing Puerto Rico; however, the aircraft was diverted to Bermuda after one of its passengers... Read more of this article

JetBlue’s New Year Round Service Welcomed

JetBlue’s New Year Round Service Welcomed

Officials were on hand today [May 18] to welcome the Jet Blue flight from Boston, which marks the beginning of a year round service between Boston and Bermuda, which for the past ten years has been seasonal.Speaking at the airport today, Minister of Tourism, Transport & Municipalities Michael Fahy said, “Good afternoon Ms Cortes, colleagues... Read more of this article

JetBlue Flight Diverts For Medical Emergency

JetBlue Flight Diverts For Medical Emergency

[Updated] JetBlue flight #1835 diverted to Bermuda and landed at the LF Wade International Airport at approximately 1.20pm this afternoon [May 13], after a passenger on board the flight suffered a serious medical emergency. Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service personnel met the plane at the main terminal where the passenger was transferred to an awaiting... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: British Airways 80th Anniversary

Photos & Video: British Airways 80th Anniversary

With 2017 marking the 80th anniversary of British Airways service to the Bermuda, the airline held a celebration yesterday [May 4] in order to commemorate the event. With Premier Michael Dunkley, Governor John Rankin and others in attendance, the event included speeches, a fashion show highlighting the airline’s staff uniforms over the years,... Read more of this article