Minister Johnson spinned the Vidanova airport-funding story

causeway under construction

PHILIPSBURG – Financing a US pre-clearance facility at the airport is not part of a refinancing proposal by Curacao-based pension fund Vidanova, as Minister Stuart Johnson (Tourism and Economic Affairs) claimed in an announcement published on September 6 in The Daily Herald. Johnson’s claim that the airport is “nearing full default towards its More...

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By The Publisher On Wednesday, September 4th, 2019
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EZ-Air files court case against Winair flights

PHILIPSBURG -- Dutch news site Koninkrijksrelaties.nu reports that the Bonaire-based airline company EZ-Air does not want Winair to transport passengers between the ABC islands. According to a petition filed by More...

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By The Publisher On Monday, September 2nd, 2019
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Johnson attends DC-ANSP Shareholders meeting in Curacao

PHILIPSBURG — The Honourable Stuart Johnson Minister of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Transport & Telecommunication (TEATT) returned to St. Maarten on Sunday following a meeting of the Dutch Caribbean Air Navigation More...

Winair Annual Shareholders Meeting Aug 2019
By The Publisher On Monday, September 2nd, 2019
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Winair generated US$850K in profit during fiscal year 2018

POND ISLAND — On Thursday, August 22, 2019, Winair conducted its annual general meeting of shareholders in the Council of Ministers meeting hall. Main agenda point was to review the 2018 fiscal year financial More...

Tropical vacation
By The Publisher On Wednesday, August 21st, 2019
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WAKING UP IN PARADISE?

By ir. Damien Richardson When Adam woke up that first day in paradise, as his eyes, hears, nose, and all of his body senses began to be activated; that must have been an unbelievable experience. But I am sure that More...

Cargo Plane at SXM Airport
By The Publisher On Wednesday, July 31st, 2019
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Venezuelan gold bars confiscated

AIRPORT — On Sunday, July 14th at approximately 04.45 p.m., a routine joint control was carried out at the Princess Juliana International Airport between the Customs Department and the Alpha Team on board More...

Aircrafts at Grand Case Airport - Seth Miller Post
By The Publisher On Saturday, June 15th, 2019
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A push for market liberalization in the Caribbean

by Seth Miller Can cooperation and market liberalization beat out protectionist interests in the Caribbean? The 2019 Caribavia conference wasted little time in bringing that question to the forefront. With representatives More...

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By The Publisher On Wednesday, May 29th, 2019
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Airlift conference returns to St.Maarten/St. Martin

AIRPORT — The 4th annual Caribbean Aviation Meetup conference will be held June 11-13 on St. Maarten/St. Martin The conference is hosted by St. Maarten/St. Martin and supported by a number of major local More...

Private Jet Exodus from SXM Airport
By The Publisher On Thursday, April 11th, 2019
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St. Maarten-based airlines still prohibited from flying into the United States

~ St. Maarten removed from IASA List ~ PHILIPSBURG — St. Maarten was recently removed from the International Aviation Safety Assessment (IASA) list on which it was previously listed as a Category 2 (CAT 2) More...

Minister of Finance Perry Geerlings - Mar 2019
By The Publisher On Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019
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Meeting with airport bondholders goes well; Labega not welcomed

PHILIPSBURG — The delegation headed by Finance Minister Perry Geerlings to a meeting with the bondholders and the Princess Juliana International Airport in the United States is said to have went well. The More...