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Videos: Gulfstream IV Arrives & Departs Island

Videos: Gulfstream IV Arrives & Departs Island

A pair of videos shared on the YouTube channel Corporate Pilot Life showcase a cockpit view from within a Gulfstream IV aircraft as it flies into and out of Bermuda, with the videos obtaining tens of thousands of views since being uploaded to the popular channel earlier this month. The videos offer multiple cockpit views, including both the window and... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: RAF Voyager & Typhoons Leave

Photos & Video: RAF Voyager & Typhoons Leave

Bermuda’s L.F. Wade International Airport saw extra activity today [Jan 18] when the group of military aircraft that arrived on the island yesterday prepared to take off this afternoon. The 2-minute video replay is below:The aircraft included a Royal Air Force [RAF] A330 Voyager Tanker accompanying four Typhoon fighter jets. A short time after... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Military Planes Land In Bermuda

Photos & Video: Military Planes Land In Bermuda

[Updated with photos] This afternoon [Jan 17] aircraft from the Royal Air Force [RAF] landed at LF Wade International Airport. We will have a photo gallery later on, and in the meantime you can watch the live video replay below, and view all our coverage of military planes here. The 2-minute live video replay is below:The group of aircraft included... Read more of this article

Tonight’s British Airways Flight Is On Schedule

Tonight’s British Airways Flight Is On Schedule

Following the recent closure of Gatwick Airport’s runway, British Airways flight 2233 from London departed as scheduled today [Dec 21] and is due to arrive in Bermuda shortly, with the airline saying “all customers are advised to please check the status of their flight”. A spokesperson said, “British Airways knows how important... Read more of this article

Navy Helicopter Disembarks Sick Crew Member

Navy Helicopter Disembarks Sick Crew Member

[Updated] Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service personnel and an ambulance were on scene when a U.S. Navy helicopter landed at the L.F. Wade International Airport this afternoon [Dec 21]. Bernews unofficially understands the helicopter transported a sick crew member from a U.S. military ship, and the crew member was then transported to King Edward Memorial... Read more of this article

Gatwick Runways Closed Due To Drone Activity

Gatwick Runways Closed Due To Drone Activity

[Updated] All flights to and from Gatwick are currently suspended due to drone sightings in and around their airfield resulting in tonight’s [Dec 20] British Airways flight to Bermuda being cancelled, according to online flight tracking, and last night’s flight to London being diverted to Amsterdam. A Gatwick Airport statement says, “Gatwick... Read more of this article

Video: New Airport Main Entrance & Access Road

Video: New Airport Main Entrance & Access Road

Skyport has released the twentieth episode of ‘Taking Off’, a video series with host Mikaela Pearman that highlights the airport redevelopment project, with this episode highlighting the new main entrance and access road. Speaking in the twentieth episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “Right now I’m standing at what will be the entrance to the new... Read more of this article

‘Finger’ Clean Up Planned For November 28th

‘Finger’ Clean Up Planned For November 28th

Clean-up work will take place on ‘The Finger’ in St. David’s, starting at 9.00am on November 28th and motorists should expect to see trucks moving between Clearwater Beach and the Airport Dump, the Government said today. A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Home Affairs is advising motorists of upcoming further... Read more of this article

Minister Zane DeSilva On Airline Incentives

Minister Zane DeSilva On Airline Incentives

“The Government will continue to support air service development and the strengthening of our tourism product with additional flights and new gateway cities, however, the success of these initiatives depends on all partners, Skyport especially, doing their part,” Minister of Tourism and Transport Zane DeSilva said.Speaking on in the House... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights EHS Team

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights EHS Team

Skyport has released the nineteenth episode of ‘Taking Off’, a video series with host Mikaela Pearman that highlights the airport redevelopment project, with this episode highlighting the Environmental Health & Safety [EHS] team. Speaking in the nineteenth episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “Safety is our top priority here at Skyport and while... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Charity Golf Day

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Charity Golf Day

Skyport has released the eighteenth episode of ‘Taking Off’, a video series with host Mikaela Pearman that highlights the airport redevelopment project, with this week’s video highlighting the charity golf day in October. Speaking in the eighteenth episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “Skyport, Aecon and Bermuda Airport Authority or BAA teamed up... Read more of this article

United Airlines To Expand Service In 2019

United Airlines To Expand Service In 2019

In 2019, United Airlines will resume its daily flight service to Bermuda from Newark International Airport six weeks earlier than it did in 2018, the BTA said today, explaining that United will begin daily service from Newark on April 29, 2019. In 2018, daily service from Newark began on June 7 and ended August 20. It was a schedule that started later... Read more of this article

AA Flight Returns Due To Cracked Windshield

AA Flight Returns Due To Cracked Windshield

[Updated] American Airlines flight 225 returned to the island this afternoon [Oct 20] after experiencing what appears to be a cracked windshield. Emergency services responded to L.F. Wade International Airport to meet the arriving flight which passengers describe as turning around some 45 minutes into their flight which was headed to Philadelphia. Passengers... Read more of this article