St. Maarten-based airlines still prohibited from flying into the United States

Private Jet Exodus from SXM Airport

~ 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) Country. St. Maarten’s removal is based on there being no current St. Maarten airline servicing any United States destination, neither More...

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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...

Jetair Caribbean F70 aircraft
By The Publisher On Wednesday, March 27th, 2019
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JetAir Caribbean almost ready to fly

PHILIPSBURG — Insel Air may be bankrupt but its successor is almost ready to take to the skies. JetAir Caribbean a company owned by Antonio Ribeiro (Tony), who with his CEO Robert Maas, has already brought More...

Boeing 737 Max
By The Publisher On Sunday, March 17th, 2019
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Mingo says restriction on 737 aircraft to St. Maarten has little impact

AIRPORT — “The restriction of the Boeing 737 Max 8 and Max 9 to St. Maarten has little or no immediate effect to the airlift to the island,” said Chief Executive officer of the Princess Juliana International More...

Minister of Aviation Stuart Johnson - 13 Mar 2019
By The Publisher On Wednesday, March 13th, 2019
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Johnson issues decree for temporary restriction of Boeing 737 Max 8/9 from SXM airspace

PHILIPSBURG — Minister responsible for Civil Aviation on St. Maarten the honourable Stuart Johnson has issued a Ministerial Decree to temporarily restrict the use of Boeing 737 –Max 8 and Max 9 aircraft in More...

FAA No Drone Zone
By The Publisher On Wednesday, March 13th, 2019
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Ministry restricts the use of drones

PHILIPSBURG — The Ministry  of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Transportation and Telecommunications (TEATT) has placed restrictions on the use of drone aircraft in several areas such as the Princess Juliana International More...

Courthouse 20180704
By The Publisher On Friday, March 8th, 2019
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Court lets interCaribbean escape from Insel Air penalty

WILLESTAD – InterCaribbean Airways Ltd. does not have to pay a penalty of $500,000 to bankrupt airline Insel Air, the Common Court of Justice ruled on Thursday. The Court in First Instance imposed this penalty More...

Minister of Tourism Stuart Johnson - 6 Mar 2019
By The Publisher On Thursday, March 7th, 2019
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St. Maarten closer to finalizing Pre-Clearance

PHILIPSBURG — St. Maarten is now closer to providing pre-clearance for aircrafts to the United States of America at the Princess Juliana International Airport, said Minister responsible for Tourism Stuart More...

Inselair MD80 jets
By The Publisher On Tuesday, February 26th, 2019
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Insel Air is down and out; declared bankrupt today

WILLEMSTAD – The Common Court of Justice declared Insel Air bankrupt on Tuesday morning. All efforts to save the troubled airline have failed. Even before the court declared the company bankrupt, it announced More...

Inselair - Fokker 70
By The Publisher On Monday, February 25th, 2019
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INSELAIR – once the biggest airline in the Caribbean – facing bankruptcy

~ Fate of Inselair’s future in the hands of a judge ~ WILLEMSTAD/PHILIPSBURG — Tuesday, February 26, 2019, is the day for Inselair. Once the biggest airline in the Caribbean, it is certain that the More...