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Minister: Another $7.5 Million Paid To Skyport

Minister: Another $7.5 Million Paid To Skyport

The latest payment by the Government as part of the Project Agreement with Skyport was approximately $7.5 million, and to date the Government has paid over $32 million, Minister of Transport Lawrence Scott said in the House of Assembly today [July 23]. “We received a contractual reimbursement at the end of 2020 in the sum of $4,195,088.04 and... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights More Flights

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights More Flights

Skyport has released the latest episode of ‘Taking Off’, a video series with host Mikaela Pearman that highlights the airport, with this episode highlighting more flights. Speaking in the episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “With summer in full swing, travel has picked up around the world and Bermuda is no exception. “With daily flights to New York,... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Beach Cleanup

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Beach Cleanup

Skyport has released the latest episode of ‘Taking Off’, a video series with host Mikaela Pearman that highlights the airport, with this episode highlighting the beach cleanup. Speaking in the episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “As you may be aware, the property surrounding the LF Wade International Airport has a few beaches, and due to their location,... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Walk Through The New Airport

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Walk Through The New Airport

Skyport has released the latest episode of ‘Taking Off’, a video series with host Mikaela Pearman that highlights the airport, with this episode  walking you through what to expect at the new airport terminal. Speaking in the episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “If you’re anything like me, getting on a plane and traveling off the island has been... Read more of this article

Minister: No Overpayments By Airport Authority

Minister: No Overpayments By Airport Authority

“There have been no overpayments by the Bermuda Airport Authority because the Airport Authority’s officers undertake extensive due diligence prior to advising me when an Minimum Revenue Guarantee payment is due,” Minister of Transport Lawrence Scott said. Speaking in the House of Assembly today [May 7], Minister Scott said, “Much... Read more of this article

“We’ve Had To Pay A Total Of Over $20M”

“We’ve Had To Pay A Total Of Over $20M”

[Updated] “Thanks to the OBA passing the bad airport deal, they forced the government into a contractual obligation,” PLP MP Neville Tyrrell said, adding that ”we’ve had to pay a total of over $20m into a bank account of a wealthy international company since the onset of the pandemic.” PLP MP Neville Tyrrell Mr Tyrrell... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ On Covid Vaccine Passports

Video: ‘Taking Off’ On Covid Vaccine Passports

Skyport has released the latest episode of ‘Taking Off’, a video series with host Mikaela Pearman that highlights the airport, with this episode discussing the topic of Covid vaccine passports, noting that “in the US and Canada, there is presently no finalized policy on whether Covid passports would be required for entry.” Speaking... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Gin Company

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Gin Company

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 Bermuda Gin Company, one of the Bermudian businesses whose products are being sold at the airport.Speaking in the episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “Over the next few... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Lemoncello Design

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Lemoncello Design

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 Lemoncello Design by Christina Sgobba, one of the small Bermudian businesses whose products are being sold at the airport.Speaking in the episode, Mikaela Pearman said,... Read more of this article

“Easier And More Convenient For Travelers”

“Easier And More Convenient For Travelers”

One of the changes at the new airport terminal is checking bags before going through US Customs and Border Protection which “makes the process much easier and more convenient for travelers,” Skyport said. Skyport posted the image below online and said, “One of the biggest changes from the old terminal to the new is checking bags before... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Loquat Roots Tea

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights Loquat Roots Tea

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 Loquat Roots Tea by Reva Minors, one of the small Bermudian businesses whose products are being sold at the airport.Speaking in the episode, Mikaela Pearman said, “Over... Read more of this article

E-Gates Helping To Improve Travel Experience

E-Gates Helping To Improve Travel Experience

The automated electronic clearing gates at the airport are available for Bermudians, spouses and children of Bermudians and PRC holders “as part of the Department of Immigration’s new border control system” with a “goal of investing in technology to streamline and improve the travel experience in Bermuda.” This is according... Read more of this article

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights UMAMI Spice

Video: ‘Taking Off’ Highlights UMAMI Spice

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 UMAMI Spice Bermuda by Rinelle White, one of the Bermudian businesses whose products are being sold at the airport.Speaking in the episode, Mikaela Pearman said,... Read more of this article