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Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Bermudian Workers

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Bermudian Workers

Skyport has released the fifteenth episode of ‘Taking Off’, a video series with host Mikaela Pearman that highlights the airport redevelopment project, with this week’s video highlighting Bermudian workers on the airport site. Speaking in the fifteenth episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “Did you know that almost 70 percent of the workers on the... Read more of this article

Sky Is The Limit For JetBlue’s Stephen Davis

Sky Is The Limit For JetBlue’s Stephen Davis

Bermudian Stephen Davis is flying high in his job as a JetBlue inflight crewmember, explaining that he was introduced early on to the airline industry, since both parents worked in the industry, and he has always had what he likes to refer to as “an aviation blood rush.” Davis was born in Bermuda in 1991 to a family with a history of working in... Read more of this article

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

Police Appeal For Witnesses To Airport Incident

Police Appeal For Witnesses To Airport Incident

Police are investigating an incident in which a 37-year-old Jamaican national “unlawfully exited” the airport, saying it is “alleged that the male ran east along the Airport main road and onto the Causeway,” and have asked anyone who may have witnessed the incident to please contact them. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda... 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

Man Arrested After Fleeing Airport Customs Area

Man Arrested After Fleeing Airport Customs Area

A man, believed to be a 37-year-old visitor to the island, was arrested after he “fled on foot from the local Customs area for arriving passengers inside the airport,” and he remains in police custody “on suspicion of drug importation,” the police have confirmed. A police spokesperson said, “Around 1:10pm Tuesday, July 10th... 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

New Bermuda Duty-Free Store Opens At Airport

New Bermuda Duty-Free Store Opens At Airport

Bermuda Skyport launched a new “walk-through” duty-free shopping concept at the LF Wade International Airport. The new 3,500 ft2 duty-free shop occupies a central position in the US Departures Lounge and features more open access, a wider inventory and a focus on Bermudian products. Bermuda Duty-Free, owned and operated by Gosling’s, officially... Read more of this article

JetBlue Flight Diverts For Medical Emergency

JetBlue Flight Diverts For Medical Emergency

A JetBlue flight diverted to Bermuda this morning [June 12] after a passenger on board took ill. The plane landed safely at approximately 12.00pm. JetBlue flight #861 had departed Boston Logan International Airport this morning and was on route to Luis Munoz Marin International Airport in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service personnel... Read more of this article

Skyport: Partial Power Outage, No Flight Delays

Skyport: Partial Power Outage, No Flight Delays

LF Wade International Airport experienced a partial power outage this afternoon [June 1] before a BELCO crew arrived on site and restored the power at 2:50pm. Skyport President Aaron Adderley said, “The LF Wade International Airport experienced a partial power outage at around 1:07pm, resulting in the loss of primary lighting and air conditioning... Read more of this article