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New Airport Terminal Will Open On December 9

New Airport Terminal Will Open On December 9

“The new, purpose-built Airport Terminal will officially open for operations on December 9, 2020,” it has been announced. “Skyport, Aecon, the Canadian Commercial Corporation [CCC] and the Bermuda Airport Authority today announced that Substantial Completion has been achieved on Bermuda’s new Airport Terminal Facility at the LF Wade... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Check In Area

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Check In Area

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 check in area. 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

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Airport Parking Lot

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Airport Parking Lot

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 parking lot. 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 expect... Read more of this article

Skyport Selects Specialty Retail Concessionaire

Skyport Selects Specialty Retail Concessionaire

[Updated] Skyport announced that the Duty Free and Specialty Retail concession for the new terminal has been awarded to the Somers Isles Trading Company, which was founded and developed by local resident Rhona Sutton. A spokesperson said, “An elevated retail experience will be on offer in the new passenger terminal building of the LF Wade International... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ On Curbside Drop Off Points

Video: ‘Taking Off’ On Curbside Drop Off Points

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 passenger curbside drop off points. Speaking in the episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “As we get closer to the opening of the new passenger terminal building, I’ll... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Airport Trials

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Airport Trials

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 their next phase to conduct a series of trials to test the new terminal. Speaking in the episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “As construction wraps up at the new passenger... Read more of this article

Volunteers Wanted To Test New Terminal

Volunteers Wanted To Test New Terminal

Skyport is seeking volunteers interested to serve as “mock passengers in trials” designed to test the new passenger terminal building. A spokesperson said, “Skyport is opening the doors at the new passenger terminal building to members of the public interested in serving as mock passengers in trials designed to test out of the new... Read more of this article

New Signage At LF Wade International Airport

New Signage At LF Wade International Airport

The LF Wade International Airport now has new signage, with Skyport providing images of the signs at the entrance. The Bermuda Skyport Corporation Limited posted the photos online below, saying, “The new signage at the new entrance to the LF Wade International Airport is up! We are so excited to see everything coming together after 3.5 years of work.” Related... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Airport Website

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Airport Website

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 their website. Speaking in the episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “As the Airport Redevelopment project gets nearer to completion, we’ve made our website the go to place... Read more of this article

‘Sneak Peek’ Of Kites Installed At New Airport

‘Sneak Peek’ Of Kites Installed At New Airport

Following their design contest last year, Skyport provided a look at what the kites look like installed in the ceiling of the airport building. In an online post, Skyport said, “Remember the kite design contest we had last year? Well, here’s a sneak peek at what the kites look like installed in the ceiling of the new passenger terminal building.” Skyport... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Near Completion

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Near Completion

Skyport has released the latest episode of ‘Taking Off’, a video series that highlights the airport redevelopment project, with this episode highlighting the expected completion, with Skyport saying they “expect construction to be completed by the end of September and then the testing and commissioning will commence for a few months thereafter.” Speaking... Read more of this article

Skyport: “$370 Million In Capital Investments”

Skyport: “$370 Million In Capital Investments”

“To date we have made approximately $370 million in capital investments in Bermuda, and these investments – together with 100% staff retention – have continued undiminished throughout the Covid-19 pandemic and airport shutdown,” Skyport said. A spokesperson said, “As recently announced by the Minister for Transport, the Government... Read more of this article

Aecon: Lower Revenue Due To Flight Suspension

Aecon: Lower Revenue Due To Flight Suspension

Aecon Group – the Canadian company involved with Bermuda’s airport project – reported their results for the 2020 second quarter, saying that lower revenue was “primarily due to a slowdown and then suspension of commercial flight operations” at the Bermuda airport. A statement on their website said, “Revenue for the... Read more of this article