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Video: “Taking Off” Highlights Curtain Walling

Video: “Taking Off” Highlights Curtain Walling

Skyport has released the fourteenth episode of ‘Taking Off’, a video series with host Mikaela Pearman that highlights the airport redevelopment project, with this week’s video highlighting the curtain walling of the new terminal. Speaking in the fourteenth episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “The site of the airport redevelopment project is coming... Read more of this article

Audio: OBA Leader Questions Premier On Airport

Audio: OBA Leader Questions Premier On Airport

The contract “had in the unspeakable terms that it was unable to be varied,” Premier and Minister of Finance David Burt told the House of Assembly as he was answering questions about the airport deal during the ‘Premier’s Question Period‘ on Friday. Opposition Leader Jeanne Atherden asked the Premier, “Will the Premier advise... Read more of this article

Construction Continues At Existing Terminal

Construction Continues At Existing Terminal

“Temporary drop off points to the LF Wade International Airport will remain outside of Café Boulevard through next week as ongoing construction continues,” Skyport said. A Skyport spokesperson said, “The temporary drop off points went into effect on Monday as a result of mechanical upgrades on the terminal, which began last month with the installation... Read more of this article

Contracts Awarded For New Passenger Terminal

Contracts Awarded For New Passenger Terminal

Three Bermuda companies and three overseas companies have been awarded contracts to work on the new passenger terminal building, Skyport said today. Local companies Greymane Contracting, Correia Construction, and Sea Link Construction have been awarded contracts, along with Foursite Drywall of Canada, Apex Industries of Canada, and Fish Construction... Read more of this article

Airport Drop-Off Location To Temporarily Change

Airport Drop-Off Location To Temporarily Change

Drop-off points at the LF Wade International Airport will change for the next week due to construction at the existing terminal, Skyport said, adding that , drop off points “will move to the front of Café Boulevard beside the short-term parking lot.” A spokesperson said, “Drop-off points at the LF Wade International Airport will... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Features New Duty-Free Shop

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Features New Duty-Free Shop

Skyport has released the thirteenth episode of ‘Taking Off’, a video series with host Mikaela Pearman that highlights the airport redevelopment project, with this week’s video highlighting the new “walk-through” duty-free shopping concept at the LF Wade International Airport. Speaking in the thirteenth episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “Skyport... Read more of this article

Canadian Govt Blocks Aecon Sale To CCCI

Canadian Govt Blocks Aecon Sale To CCCI

[Updated] The Government of Canada has ordered Aecon –  the company involved in Bermuda’s airport project — to cease their planned sale to a Chinese company, with the Canadian Government saying the decision was made “in order to protect national security.” CBC reported that Canada’s Innovation Minister Navdeep Bains said,... Read more of this article

Video: “Taking Off” Advises To Be On Time

Video: “Taking Off” Advises To Be On Time

Skyport has released the eleventh episode of ‘Taking Off’, a video series with host Mikaela Pearman that highlights the airport redevelopment project, with this week’s video highlighting the importance of being on time when checking in for a flight. Speaking in the eleventh episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “The busy season has kicked off for... Read more of this article

Video: Skyport Launches New Airport Website

Video: Skyport Launches New Airport Website

Skyport has launched a brand new website designed and developed by a Bermudian, with a primary focus on functionality and visual appeal. The new website, which can be found at – www.bermudaairport.com – was designed and developed by Sebastian Matcham of Subtropik.“The new site was created with the end user in mind. The site is user-friendly,... Read more of this article

Contracts Awarded For Airport Redevelopment

Contracts Awarded For Airport Redevelopment

Four Bermuda based businesses, and one overseas company, have been awarded contracts to work on the new passenger terminal building at L.F. Wade International Airport, Skyport announced today. “Thermoset Roofing, a Florida based contractor, has been awarded the roofing contract for the new passenger terminal building and they will be working with... Read more of this article

Video: “Taking Off” On Fun Facts About Airport

Video: “Taking Off” On Fun Facts About Airport

Skyport has released the latest episode of ‘Taking Off’, a video series with host Mikaela Pearman that highlights the airport redevelopment project, with this week’s video highlighting some fun facts about the project. During the episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “As the months pass, the site of the new airport terminal literally comes to life.... Read more of this article

Airport Deal Wins IJGlobal Magazine Award

Airport Deal Wins IJGlobal Magazine Award

The project to redevelop the L.F. Wade International Airport has won the IJGlobal Magazine Award for the “2017 North America Airport Deal of the Year”. Bennett Jones noted that the decision to select Bermuda’s Airport project from among the finalists was made in January 2018 and the awards were formally announced and presented on March 15th at... Read more of this article

Video: “Taking Off” On Airport Renovations

Video: “Taking Off” On Airport Renovations

Skyport has released the eighth episode of ‘Taking Off’, a video series with host Mikaela Pearman that highlights the airport redevelopment project, with this week’s video highlighting the renovations on the existing airport. Speaking in the eighth episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “Everyone knows we are busy building the new airport terminal,... Read more of this article