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‘Resolve The Radar System’s Technical Issues’

‘Resolve The Radar System’s Technical Issues’

The Bermuda Airport Authority’s recently upgraded Doppler Weather Radar System has “suffered numerous outages” since July 2019, and they have informed the manufacturer “that the performance of the weather radar system is unacceptable.” A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Airport Authority’s recently upgraded Doppler Weather... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights New Restaurants

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights New Restaurants

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 restaurants in the new passenger terminal building. Speaking in the episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “One of the things we’re most excited for in the new passenger... Read more of this article

Food & Beverage Contracts For New Airport

Food & Beverage Contracts For New Airport

Bermuda Travel Concessions has been awarded the food and beverage concession in the new airport terminal. A spokesperson said, “Skyport today announces Bermuda Travel Concessions has been awarded the food and beverage concession in the new state-of-the-art terminal and plans are in place to create three uniquely distinct eateries with Bermudian... 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 with host Mikaela Pearman that highlights the airport redevelopment project, with this episode highlighting the near completion of the new terminal. Speaking in the episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “The new passenger terminal building is now more than 80 percent complete! We’re... Read more of this article

Aecon & Skyport Celebrate ‘Safety Week’

Aecon & Skyport Celebrate ‘Safety Week’

Aecon and Skyport celebrated Safety Week – marking Aecon’s 15th annual Safety Week with a special event at the site of the new airport terminal. It was the third Safety Week in Bermuda and is a company-wide initiative that is held at every Aecon project site across Canada and internationally, with approximately 12,000 people in attendance. Frank... Read more of this article

TUI Airlines Flight Diverts For Sick Passenger

TUI Airlines Flight Diverts For Sick Passenger

A TUI Airlines flight diverted to Bermuda early this morning [Oct 4] landing at the L.F. Wade International Airport with a sick passenger. The passenger was transported by ambulance to King Edward Memorial Hospital for treatment. TUI Airlines flight #368 had departed from Flamingo International Airport on the island of Bonaire in the Caribbean Netherlands... Read more of this article

20 Artists Shortlisted For Artwork In New Terminal

20 Artists Shortlisted For Artwork In New Terminal

Skyport and Aecon Airport Constructors today [Oct 2] confirmed that 20 artists have been shortlisted after the Public Art RFP process. A spokesperson said, “After careful consideration, Skyport and Aecon have recommended potentially 20 artists’ pieces for placement within the new passenger terminal building at the LF Wade International Airport. “Those... Read more of this article

Four Sub-Contracts Awarded For Airport Project

Four Sub-Contracts Awarded For Airport Project

“Four Bermudian companies have been awarded sub-contracts in the new airport terminal building related to flooring, painting, excavation and masonry works,” Skyport said today. The company noted:“Stafford Flooring will perform carpet and vinyl flooring installation.“Mathias Pro Contractors has been awarded a contract for... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ On Airport Charity Classic

Video: ‘Taking Off’ On Airport Charity Classic

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 second annual Airport Charity Classic – a golf tournament aimed at raising money for local charities. Speaking in the episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “Skyport,... Read more of this article

CTBTO Upgrading Network Of Monitoring Sites

CTBTO Upgrading Network Of Monitoring Sites

Representatives from the United Nations Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty Organisation [CTBTO] were in Bermuda earlier this week upgrading a network of local monitoring sites. “The Bermuda infrasound station forms part of a global network of over 300 monitoring stations which detect evidence of nuclear explosions anywhere on the planet whether... Read more of this article

BSG Certifies Five Civil Aviation Security Trainers

BSG Certifies Five Civil Aviation Security Trainers

Bermuda Security Group [BSG] has announced successful accreditation of five locals at the International Civil Aviation Organization [ICAO] Certified Instructors course hosted at their facility. Bermuda Security Group hosted an ICAO Certified Instructors Course which yielded five internationally accredited airport security trainers for Bermuda. Back... Read more of this article

Skyport: Move Cars As Hurricane Approaches

Skyport: Move Cars As Hurricane Approaches

Skyport has encouraged the “travelling public to remove their vehicles from long term parking at the LF Wade International Airport in advance of Hurricane Humberto.” “Tropical storm winds are expected late Wednesday evening, continuing into Thursday. High tides are also forecast and as a precaution, drivers should remove their vehicles,”... Read more of this article

JetBlue Flight Diverts Due To Medical Emergency

JetBlue Flight Diverts Due To Medical Emergency

A JetBlue flight on its way to Luis Munoz Marin International Airport in San Juan, Puerto Rico diverted to Bermuda’s L.F. Wade International Airport today [Sept 11] due to a medical emergency. JetBlue flight 1347, which departed from Reagan National Airport in Washington, DC, was met at the main terminal by Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service, police... Read more of this article