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BTA Welcomes Daily British Airways Flight

BTA Welcomes Daily British Airways Flight

The BTA said they are “delighted to welcome the launch of a daily direct service” from London to Bermuda, saying that “the two additional flights will launch on 26 March 2023 and last until at least October 2023.” A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Tourism Authority is delighted to welcome the launch of a daily direct service... Read more of this article

Jackson: Cancelled Flights Is ‘Unacceptable’

Jackson: Cancelled Flights Is ‘Unacceptable’

“Having cancelled airline flights to gateway cities from November to April/May is unacceptable,” Shadow Transport Minister Susan Jackson. Ms. Jackson said, “Sold out seats on the few remaining flights will cause concern for students returning home for the holidays. Medical patients need direct flights to Boston area hospitals. These... Read more of this article

Ministry On Diverted American Airlines Flight

Ministry On Diverted American Airlines Flight

[Updated] Following overseas media reports claiming that passengers on a diverted flight “were not allowed to leave the airport due to Bermuda’s Covid-19 requirements,” local officials said that ”Covid-19 regulations did not in any way prevent American Airlines from taking steps to better accommodate its passengers today.” The... Read more of this article

Skyport Releases Flight Schedule For September

Skyport Releases Flight Schedule For September

Skyport released the airline flight schedule for September 2022, with British Airways, American Airlines, United Airlines, Air Canada, Delta Airlines, and SATA Azores International all scheduled to serve Bermuda. A spokesperson said, “On behalf of Skyport, the confirmed commercial flight schedule for September, noting the following highlights: Evening... Read more of this article

Skyport Releases Flight Schedule For July

Skyport Releases Flight Schedule For July

Skyport released the airline flight schedule for July 2022, with American Airlines, British Airways, JetBlue Airways, SATA Azores International, Delta Airlines, Air Canada and United Airlines all scheduled to serve Bermuda. The schedule is below [PDF here]: Related Stories Skyport Releases Flight Schedule For September Skyport Releases Flight Schedule... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Military Aircraft In Bermuda

Photos & Video: Military Aircraft In Bermuda

A military aircraft was recently in Bermuda, with a support aircraft travelling to the island with supplies. The 403rd Wing website says, “The C-130J is the newest generation of the C-130 Hercules which primarily performs the tactical portion of the airlift mission. The aircraft is capable of operating from rough, dirt strips and is the prime... Read more of this article

American Airlines To Resume Daily NY Flights

American Airlines To Resume Daily NY Flights

American Airlines will be “reinstating year-round daily flights” from New York City to Bermuda, with the daily flights set to resume in November of this year. A BTA pokesperson said, “American Airlines has announced that it is reinstating year-round daily flights from New York City’s John F. Kennedy International Airport [JFK] to... Read more of this article

Skyport Releases Flight Schedule For May

Skyport Releases Flight Schedule For May

Skyport released the airline flight schedule for May 2022, with American Airlines, British Airways, JetBlue Airways, Delta Airlines, Air Canada and United Airlines all scheduled to serve Bermuda. A spokesperson said, “Changes include: No service to and from Toronto via Westjet United returns with service to and from Newark Air Canada returns... Read more of this article

Video: Bermuda Air Ambulance Official Launch

Video: Bermuda Air Ambulance Official Launch

The Bermuda Air Ambulance service held an event today to announce their official launch, noting that their “aircraft is positioned on the ground in Bermuda on a ‘ready to go’ basis.” A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Air Ambulance company Ltd [BAA], Bermuda’s “ready to go” air ambulance service, for critically ill... Read more of this article

Petition Calls For Air Canada Schedule Change

Petition Calls For Air Canada Schedule Change

An online petition has been launched calling for Air Canada to change its flight schedule to better suit travelers to and from Bermuda, with the petition attaining more than 600 signatures as of this writing. The petition says, “The Air Canada summer schedule is very inconvenient for those travelling east of Toronto and flying into and out of Bermuda.... Read more of this article

Flight Arrives With Bermudian Inflight Manager

Flight Arrives With Bermudian Inflight Manager

Bermudian Keivin Richardson-Crane Pimentel recently traveled to Bermuda — while working on a British Airways flight — with the company noting he is British Airways’ first Bermudian Inflight Manager. A spokesperson said, “British Airways Inflight Manager Keivin Richardson-Crane Pimentel, who formerly worked for the airline as a Customer... Read more of this article

Russia Implements New Law On Leased Jets

Russia Implements New Law On Leased Jets

“Russia has implemented a new law making it harder for foreign aircraft leasing companies to repossess their planes,” according to a report in the BBC, adding that the move comes after Bermuda and Ireland said “they were suspending certificates of airworthiness for those aircraft.” The BBC website said, “Russia has implemented a new law... Read more of this article

Certificates For Russian Airlines Suspended

Certificates For Russian Airlines Suspended

The Bermuda Civil Aviation Authority [BCAA] has “provisionally suspended all Certificates of Airworthiness” of the aircraft operating under the “agreement between Bermuda and the Russian Federation.” A spokesperson said, “International sanctions on the aviation sector have had a significant impact on the ability to sustain... Read more of this article