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Cargojet Returns & Lands Safely At Airport

Cargojet Returns & Lands Safely At Airport

Cargojet flight #246 departed the L.F. Wade International Airport tonight [June 4] only to return some 40 minutes later with multiple fire service vehicles on standby in areas along the runway. The cause of the diversion is understood to be of a technical nature. The plane, which was on route to Newark Liberty International Airport before the diversion,... Read more of this article

New American Airlines Flight From New York

New American Airlines Flight From New York

Bermuda Skyport today [May 29] announced a new route from New York on American Airlines to begin in the winter. Service will begin in December with a weekly flight from LaGuardia Airport every Saturday. The new route will fly year-round. Minister for Tourism and Transport, Zane DeSilva, says: “The Ministry of Tourism and Transport continues to work... Read more of this article

British Airways Seat Sale Offers 25% Off

British Airways Seat Sale Offers 25% Off

As British Airways gets set to celebrate its centenary, it will be holding a “Bermuda Day Seat Sale,” offering 25% discounts in World Traveller fares for travel to London. A spokesperson said, “On August 25, British Airways will be celebrating its centenary; in 1919 the airline’s forerunner, Aircraft and Travel Unlimited, launched... Read more of this article

100 Year Anniversary Of Aviation In Bermuda

100 Year Anniversary Of Aviation In Bermuda

Today marks 100 years since the first airplane took-off and flew over the island of Bermuda, a momentous occasion that paved the way for the daily flights that come into and out of the island. To celebrate this milestone the Bermuda Civil Aviation Authority, who are responsible for the regulation and safety oversight of aviation in Bermuda spoke to... Read more of this article

British Airways Flight Diverts For Sick Passenger

British Airways Flight Diverts For Sick Passenger

A British Airways flight on its way to Punta Cana International Airport in the Dominican Republic diverted to Bermuda this evening [May 19] after a passenger fell ill and was in need of medical attention. British Airways flight 2205 was met at the L.F. Wade International Airport terminal by Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service and airport officials. The... Read more of this article

Photos: Royal Air Force Land In Bermuda

Photos: Royal Air Force Land In Bermuda

Royal Air Force [RAF] military aircraft were recently spotted at LF Wade International Airport. It’s not unusual for military aircraft to make a stop in Bermuda while en-route to other destinations, and you can view our past photos, videos and coverage here. Related StoriesPhotos: RAF Military Jets & Tanker... Read more of this article

Report On 2018 Small Plane Crash Released

Report On 2018 Small Plane Crash Released

A report released following an investigation into the crash of a Cessna 172M Skyhawk II at the L.F. Wade International Airport in April 2018 stated “the drive chain for the elevator trim actuator had been fitted incorrectly, which resulted in the elevator trim tab moving in the opposite sense to the movement of the trim wheel”. Emergency... Read more of this article

Longtail Aviation Announce ‘Major Investment’

Longtail Aviation Announce ‘Major Investment’

Longtail Aviation announced a major investment into the company by an investment team led by aviation favorite and veteran Fabian Bello, CEO of Journey Aviation in Boca Raton, Florida. A spokesperson said, “The acquisition with an infusion of capital to assist in growing the company will allow Longtail to offer the world a viable, first world aircraft... Read more of this article

Medical Emergency Diverts Caribbean Airlines

Medical Emergency Diverts Caribbean Airlines

Caribbean Airlines flight 600 made a medical diversion this afternoon [April 21] after a passenger fell ill, landing at Bermuda’s L.F. Wade International Airport at approximately 6.00pm.Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service and airport officials met the plane at the main terminal where the sick passenger was transferred to an ambulance and transported... Read more of this article

Prayer Service For Paul Njoroge On March 27

Prayer Service For Paul Njoroge On March 27

This coming Wednesday [March 27] the Hamilton Seventh Day Adventist church will hold a prayer service for Paul Njoroge. Mr Njoroge, who works at Butterfield Wealth Management, tragically lost his his wife Caroline Karanja, 7-year-old son Ryan Njoroge Njuguna, 4-year-old daughter Kerry Paul Wanjiku Njuguna, 7-month-old daughter Rubi Wangui Njuguna, and... Read more of this article

Extra Air Canada Seats For Large Conference

Extra Air Canada Seats For Large Conference

One of the largest conference groups in the Bermuda Tourism Authority’s five-year history begins arriving on the island today and Air Canada is flying in hundreds of seats of added capacity to meet the demand. “The Canadian Construction Association [CCA] expects about 700 guests for its annual conference, consisting of delegates, delegates’... Read more of this article

Njoroge: ‘Broke My Heart, My World Went Silent’

Njoroge: ‘Broke My Heart, My World Went Silent’

Paul Njoroge has spoken about his deep pain and grief over losing his family in the Ethiopian Airlines crash, telling the CBC that it broke his heart and his world went silent. In a tragedy of indescribable proportions, the Ethiopian Airlines jet crashed shortly after take-off from Addis Ababa, killing all 157 people on board. Mr Njoroge, who works... Read more of this article

Former BIOS Student Killed In Plane Crash

Former BIOS Student Killed In Plane Crash

Among the 157 people killed in an Ethiopian Airlines plane crash on Sunday [March 10] was Canadian Danielle Moore, a former student at the Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences [BIOS]. The Ethiopian Airlines jet crashed shortly after take-off from Addis Ababa, killing all on board. The airline said 149 passengers and eight crew members were on the flight... Read more of this article