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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

JetBlue Flight #810 Diverts For Sick Passenger

JetBlue Flight #810 Diverts For Sick Passenger

[Updated] JetBlue flight #810 diverted to the island tonight after a passenger took ill and the pilot made the decision to land in Bermuda to disembark the passenger.The plane was met at the L.F. Wade International Airport main terminal by the Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service and an ambulance. Emergency personnel boarded the flight and transferred... Read more of this article

Turkish Airlines Flight Diverts To Bermuda

Turkish Airlines Flight Diverts To Bermuda

A Turkish Airlines flight diverted to Bermuda this evening [April 15], with the Boeing 777-300ER landing at around 6.20pm. According to flight trackers, the flight was traveling from Istanbul Atatürk Airport in Turkey to Miami, Florida when it diverted, due to what we understand to be a medical situation involving a passenger. Related... Read more of this article

Photos: Plane Carrying NZ Race Boat Arrives

Photos: Plane Carrying NZ Race Boat Arrives

[Updated with video] An Emirates SkyCargo 747 airplane — carrying the Emirates Team New Zealand America’s Cup race boat — landed at Bermuda’s airport late this afternoon, after leaving Auckland, New Zealand yesterday and stopping over in Los Angeles. Following the final day sailing in Auckland, the team  broke down the race boat, the... Read more of this article

Luxury Private Jet With Johor Flag In Bermuda

Luxury Private Jet With Johor Flag In Bermuda

A private jet carrying the flag of the Malaysian state of Johor is in Bermuda, and while it is not officially confirmed exactly who the plane belongs to or who is traveling on it, images that look just like the airplane are reported by various overseas websites [1] [2] [3] [4] to belong to Malaysian royalty. The airline that landed in Bermuda looks... Read more of this article

Video: Boat Leaves NZ, Heading To Bermuda

Video: Boat Leaves NZ, Heading To Bermuda

[Updated] An Emirates SkyCargo 747 airplane — carrying the Emirates Team New Zealand America’s Cup race boat — has departed the Auckland airport in New Zealand, and is expected to arrive in Bermuda on Monday. From the final day sailing on Auckland’s Hauraki gulf the team has been working methodically breaking down the race boat,... Read more of this article

British Airways Unveils New Lounges At Gatwick

British Airways Unveils New Lounges At Gatwick

British Airways has unveiled its luxurious new premium lounges and check in area at Gatwick Airport’s South Terminal, with the company saying it will “enhance the travel experience for customers to Bermuda, whose flights depart from and arrive at London Gatwick South Terminal.” A spokesperson said, “With sweeping views of the runway,... Read more of this article

Thomas Cook Flight Diverts For Sick Passenger

Thomas Cook Flight Diverts For Sick Passenger

Thomas Cook flight #2843 landed at the LF Wade International Airport tonight [March 29] after a passenger on board took ill. The flight which originated from Cancun, Mexico was on its way to Manchester, England when the pilot diverted to Bermuda to disembark the sick passenger. Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service personnel and an ambulance were at the... Read more of this article

Aviation Safety Meeting Being Held In Bermuda

Aviation Safety Meeting Being Held In Bermuda

David Nicholas selected Bermuda to host his final scrutiny meeting as Manager of the North Atlantic Central Monitoring Agency [NAT CMA], a group that reviews Operational Safety Occurrences and reports them to the regulation body International Civil Aviation Organisation [ICAO]. The group consists of experts in flight operations, engineering, dispatch,... Read more of this article