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Aircraft Registry Significantly Reduces CofA Fees

Aircraft Registry Significantly Reduces CofA Fees

The Bermuda Civil Aviation Authority announced that the Certificate of Airworthiness fees for corporate and general aviation aircraft have been reduced by approximately 40%. The Bermuda Civil Aviation Authority [BCAA] website said, “Our Certificate of Airworthiness [CofA] fees for corporate and general aviation aircraft have been reduced. Following... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ On Covid-19 Precautions

Video: ‘Taking Off’ On Covid-19 Precautions

Skyport has released the latest episode of ‘Taking Off’, a video series with host Mikaela Pearman that highlights the airport redevelopment project, with this episode highlighting the safety precautions being undertaken by different airports as well as airline companies against Covid-19. Speaking in the episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “If you’ve... Read more of this article

Possible Charter Flight From Toronto In June

Possible Charter Flight From Toronto In June

Minister Wayne Caines confirmed that Travel Edge is “prepared to offer another charter flight from Toronto for repatriating residents in early June.” Speaking at last night’s [May 25] press briefing, Minister Caines said, “Pending approval from the Bermuda Government, Travel Edge is prepared offer another charter flight from... Read more of this article

Delta Planning To Restart Service In Summer

Delta Planning To Restart Service In Summer

According to Delta Airlines, they are planning to offer “less than daily service” to Bermuda in the second half of next month, with their official website listing “Atlanta to Bermuda less than daily service restarts in second half of June” as part of their schedule. The statement from Delta said, “Delta’s summer... Read more of this article

Government Continue Discussions About Flights

Government Continue Discussions About Flights

The Government is continuing its discussions with airlines and charter companies to arrange flights home for Bermuda residents, Premier David Burt said, and anyone who may be interested is urged to register online. Speaking at last night’s [May 20] press briefing, Premier Burt said, “The Government of Bermuda continues discussions with airlines... Read more of this article

104 Residents Return Home On Charter Flight

104 Residents Return Home On Charter Flight

104 Bermuda residents returned home on the charter flight yesterday, including local students, residents as well as individuals who have been abroad for medical treatment. Speaking at last night’s press briefing, Minister of National Security Wayne Caines said, “This afternoon we welcomed home 104 Bermuda residents on the Travel Edge –... Read more of this article

Govt Ascertaining Interest For Canada Flight

Govt Ascertaining Interest For Canada Flight

Premier David Burt confirmed last night [May 13] that the Government is ”working to gauge interest in a flight and capacity to fill a plane” from Canada, and urged anyone who may be interested to please register online. Speaking at last night’s [May 13] press briefing, Premier Burt said, “We’ve also received a number of questions... Read more of this article

Video: Minister On Public Transportation, Airlines

Video: Minister On Public Transportation, Airlines

All of the airlines serving our country before COVID-19 say they are ready to return to Bermuda once the crisis passes however the frequency of flights may not be what we have become used to, Minister of Tourism and Transport Zane Desilva said. Speaking at today’s Government briefing, the Minister said, “I am pleased to today inform the... Read more of this article

‘Return To Service In July 2020 At The Earliest’

‘Return To Service In July 2020 At The Earliest’

International Consolidated Airlines Group [IAG]  – which owns a number of airlines including British Airways — said that they could have a “meaningful return to service in July 2020 at the earliest.” Willie Walsh, IAG Chief Executive Officer said [PDF], “We are planning for a meaningful return to service in July 2020 at... Read more of this article

May 15th Charter Flight To And From Atlanta

May 15th Charter Flight To And From Atlanta

Seats are available on the May 15 charter flight traveling between Bermuda and Atlanta at a cost of $1,000, Travel Edge has announced. A Travel Edge spokesperson said, “The May 15th charter flight announced by the Premier on Monday, subject to enough interest, is confirmed. Travel Edge will operate the charter flight on a Delta Air Lines B737-800. “The... Read more of this article

Govt Authorizes Second Charter Flight From US

Govt Authorizes Second Charter Flight From US

The Government has authorized Travel Edge to operate a second charter flight from the United States, however it “requires 90 confirmed passengers in any combination of inbound and outbound travel.” Speaking at last night’s [May 4] press briefing, Premier David Burt said, “The government has authorized Travel Edge to operate a second... Read more of this article

BA Charter Flight Brings 97 Residents & Supplies

BA Charter Flight Brings 97 Residents & Supplies

A British Airways air bridge flight arrived in Bermuda last night [April 24] bringing 97 Bermuda residents back home and also delivering medical supplies, including thousands of Covid-19 test kits and N95 masks. “The plane brought 97 Bermudians back to the island together with further medical supplies, including COVID-19 testing kits and other... Read more of this article

Seats Available On BA Charter Flight To UK

Seats Available On BA Charter Flight To UK

There are still some seats left on the British Airways charter flight to London departing Bermuda on Saturday 25th April, Government House announced. A spokesperson said, “Government House has today announced that there are still some seats left on the British Airways charter flight to London departing Bermuda on Saturday 25th April. “If anyone... Read more of this article