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Video: Air Canada Welcomed With Water Salute

Video: Air Canada Welcomed With Water Salute

The Air Canada flight from Toronto was welcomed with a water cannon salute as it landed in Bermuda on Friday. A spokesperson said, “On Friday, we welcomed Air Canada from Toronto with a water cannon salute for the first time it taxied up to Bermuda’s new passenger terminal building.” Related StoriesPhotos: Trial... Read more of this article

Simmons-Wade: ‘Airport Contract Is A Bad Deal’

Simmons-Wade: ‘Airport Contract Is A Bad Deal’

“Notwithstanding my personal connection to the airport terminal, the reality is that this new airport contract is a bad deal for Bermudians,” Ianthia Simmons-Wade said. Ms Simmons-Wade — the widow of the late L. Frederick Wade and the PLP MP Constituency 25 — said, “Yesterday I attended the opening of the new LF Wade airport... Read more of this article

Photos: Ribbon Cutting For New Airport Building

Photos: Ribbon Cutting For New Airport Building

[Updated with photos] A ribbon cutting ceremony was held today [Dec 9] to mark the official opening of Bermuda’s new passenger terminal building at the LF Wade International Airport. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda’s new, state-of-the-art passenger terminal building at the LF Wade International Airport is officially open. “A press conference... Read more of this article

Videos: New Airport Opens, First Flight Arrives

Videos: New Airport Opens, First Flight Arrives

A ribbon cutting ceremony was held this morning [Dec 9] as the new airport terminal officially opened for operations, with the first flight being greeted by a water cannon salute as it touched down.A spokesperson previously said, “”The 288,000 square foot facility will provide for improved passenger processing; increased passenger capacity;... Read more of this article

CBP Announce New Airport Preclearance Facility

CBP Announce New Airport Preclearance Facility

[Updated] U.S. Customs and Border Protection [CBP] announced a new Preclearance Terminal will open at Bermuda’s airport, saying “this new state of the art facility truly reflects the best Bermuda has to offer, and it exemplifies the strength of the partnership between CBP Preclearance and the people of the island.” The new airport terminal... Read more of this article

Photos: New Airport Terminal To Open Tomorrow

Photos: New Airport Terminal To Open Tomorrow

[Updated with more photos] The new airport terminal is scheduled to officially open for operations tomorrow [Dec 9] and the photos below show a small advance look at the new facility. A spokesperson previously said, “The new, purpose-built Airport Terminal will officially open for operations on December 9, 2020. The 288,000 square foot facility will... Read more of this article

PwC Brand Featured At New Airport Terminal

PwC Brand Featured At New Airport Terminal

As part of a five-year agreement, the PwC brand will “feature prominently across the interior and exterior of the six new covered passenger boarding bridges” at the new terminal at Bermuda’s LF Wade International Airport. “The outside of the jet bridges features PwC’s logo. The inside of the six jet bridges displays PwC’s... Read more of this article

Video: Airplane Docking Trial At New Terminal

Video: Airplane Docking Trial At New Terminal

Bermuda Skyport in collaboration with British Airways and partners recently completed a ‘test run’ at Bermuda’s new airport passenger terminal building, with the trial serving to train staff on aircraft docking protocols, positioning ground vehicles and more in advance of the scheduled opening on December 9th, 2020.Bermuda Skyport... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Retail Offerings

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Retail Offerings

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 new retail offerings. Speaking in the episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “As we get closer to the opening of the new passenger terminal building, I’ll be sharing what... Read more of this article

Photos: Trial With BA Plane At New Terminal

Photos: Trial With BA Plane At New Terminal

Skyport, British Airways and other airport stakeholders “successfully executed a trial at the new passenger terminal building.” A spokesperson said, “Skyport, in collaboration with British Airways, and many other airport stakeholders successfully executed a trial at the new passenger terminal building using a Boeing 777, the largest commercial... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights E-Gates In Arrivals

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights E-Gates In Arrivals

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 new e-gates in arrivals. Speaking in the episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “As we get closer to the opening of the new passenger terminal building, I’ll be sharing... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Check In Kiosks

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Check In Kiosks

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 check in kiosks. Speaking in the episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “As we get closer to the opening of the new passenger terminal building, I’ll be sharing what to... Read more of this article

‘Additional $15M Is Now Required To Be Paid’

‘Additional $15M Is Now Required To Be Paid’

Airport operator Skyport has submitted its latest minimum revenue guarantee certificate and an “additional $15 million is now required to be paid by the BAA to Skyport,” the Government said today. A Government spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Airport Authority [BAA] recently confirmed that the L..F. Wade International Airport operator Skyport... Read more of this article