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British Airways Flights Cancelled On Wednesday

British Airways Flights Cancelled On Wednesday

[Updated] The British Airways inbound and the outbound flights have been cancelled on Wednesday due to the approach of Hurricane Humberto. A British Airways spokesperson said, “Due to the approach of Hurricane Humberto with storm force winds forecast for tomorrow afternoon, the inbound British Airways flight BA 2233 and the outbound flight to... Read more of this article

JetBlue Flight Diverts Due To Medical Emergency

JetBlue Flight Diverts Due To Medical Emergency

A JetBlue flight on its way to Luis Munoz Marin International Airport in San Juan, Puerto Rico diverted to Bermuda’s L.F. Wade International Airport today [Sept 11] due to a medical emergency. JetBlue flight 1347, which departed from Reagan National Airport in Washington, DC, was met at the main terminal by Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service, police... Read more of this article

British Airways Cancel ‘Nearly 100%’ Of Flights

British Airways Cancel ‘Nearly 100%’ Of Flights

Due to industrial action by the British Airline Pilots Association [BALPA], British Airways have cancelled “nearly 100%” of their flights, including the flights to and from Bermuda today and tomorrow.A statement on the main British Airways website said, “We understand the frustration and disruption BALPA’s strike action has caused... Read more of this article

British Airways Marks Its Centenary

British Airways Marks Its Centenary

British Airways marks its centenary today [Aug 25] and two historic flights to Bermuda are being commemorated as the airline celebrates one hundred years of service. . The modern air carrier was formed in the 1970s when the British Overseas Airways Corporation [BOAC], established in 1939, merged with British European Airways [BEA], founded in 1946. However,... Read more of this article

BA Pilots Advise They Will Strike In September

BA Pilots Advise They Will Strike In September

The British Airline Pilots Association [BALPA] has given notice to British Airways that it will call on its members to strike on 9th, 10th and 27th September 2019. A statement from the Association said, “Over several days of ACAS talks BALPA put forward a number of packages that we believe would have resolved this dispute without a strike, and... Read more of this article

Iberia Flight Diverts For Medical Emergency

Iberia Flight Diverts For Medical Emergency

Iberia Airlines flight 6621 made a medical diversion today [July 25] after a passenger fell ill, landing at Bermuda’s L.F. Wade International Airport shortly before 8.00pm. 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 to King Edward... Read more of this article

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