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  • Caribbean Sun officially unveils plan for re-launch with 737s

    <P><A href="http://www.flycsa.com/csa/News/publish/news_11.aspx" target=_blank>Caribbean&nbsp;Sun Airlines has...

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  • Liat continues to push for partnership with Caribbean

    News | 09 Jun 2010 21:40 | Brendan Sobie

    <p>Antigua-based Liat continues to push for more cooperation with Caribbean Airlines following the Trinidadian carrier's takeover of Air Jamaica.</p><p>Liat...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Liat-continues-to-push-for-partnership-with-Caribbean-343095/
  • LIAT's Mark Darby blogs on Sir Allen Stanford

    News | 24 Feb 2009 15:35

    <P><STRONG>If it’s too good to be true…</STRONG></P> <P>It’s not every day that someone you’ve come to know reasonably well through the airline business&nbsp;appears on every evening TV news programme around the world accused of an $8.9 billion fraud.&nbsp;And yet this is the bizarre situation that has developed during the last week as the <A href="http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/cricket/international/england/4782268/How-Houston-realised-Sir-Allen-Stanford-had-a-problem.html">accusations&nbsp;started to fly at Sir Allen Stanford and his international banking activities</A>.</P> <P>Soon after I arrived in the Caribbean in 2006 I was warned by a very credible local businessman that it was alleged that there were many dubious aspects of Stanford’s organisation. While this warning stayed with me, I had no option but to engage with the Stanford Empire – and eventually Sir Allen Stanford himself (although he wasn’t a Knight at the time – but that’s another story….) as the then owner of Carhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/LIATs-Mark-Darby-blogs-on-Sir-Allen-Stanford-323009/
  • Liat distances itself from Stanford

    News | 20 Feb 2009 22:44 | Megan Kuhn

    <p>Caribbean regional Liat has its reaffirmed ownership after reports emerged that the former owner of Caribbean Star Airlines and Caribbean Sun--once potential...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Liat-distances-itself-from-Stanford-322905/
  • Liat management works with flight attendants to resolve grievances

    News | 27 Dec 2007 20:54 | Lori Ranson

    <body lang=EN-US style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <p class=MsoNormal>Operations at Antiguan carrier <span class=SpellE>Liat</span> are back to normal after a recent work stoppage by a large number of the airline’s flight attendants. </p> <p class=MsoNormal>Last week 24 of the 35 flight attendants on staff staged a sickout. </p> <p class=MsoNormal>Afterwards management met with the attendants’ union to understand concerns of the flight attendants that participated in what the airline deemed as an “industrial action.” </p> <p class=MsoNormal>One pressing issue is a tax being levied on by the Antiguan government on attendants based in <st1:country-region w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Barbados</st1:place></st1:country-region>. <span class=SpellE>Liat</span> executives said the carrier was willing to participate as a joint claimant with the flight attendants in the courts to try and reverse the tax, a carrier spokeswoman explains. </p> <p clahttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Liat-management-works-with-flight-attendants-to-resolve-grievances-307559/
  • Liat management meets with flight attendants after work stoppage

    News | 21 Dec 2007 15:43 | Lori Ranson

    <body lang=EN-US style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <p class=MsoNormal>Flight attendants at <span class=SpellE>Liat</span> have resumed work after 24 of the 35 on staff at the carrier staged a sickout on Wednesday. </p> <p class=MsoNormal>The airline warned passengers about a “disruption to its services over the next few days, as a result of what appears to be unofficial organized industrial action by its cabin crew - with a number of its cabin crew having reported sick this morning.”</p> <p class=MsoNormal>A recovery is under way, a carrier spokeswoman explains, and also notes management had no indication the flight attendants were planning to disrupt <span class=SpellE>Liat’s</span> operations. Carrier executives plan to hold discussions with the attendants during the next couple of days “to get a better idea of what the concerns are,” says <span class=SpellE>Liat’s</span> spokeswoman.</p> <p class=MsoNormal><span class=SpellE>Liat</span> clohttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Liat-management-meets-with-flight-attendants-after-work-stoppage-309759/
  • Air Jamaica names interim CEO as partner is mulled

    News | 13 Nov 2007 16:39 | Mary Kirby

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <p class=MsoNormal>Former Air <st1:country-region w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Jamaica</st1:place></st1:country-region> executive William Rodgers has been appointed acting president and CEO of the state-owned carrier, three weeks after Michael Conway resigned.</p> <p class=MsoNormal>Rodgers spent more than 35 years at Air <st1:country-region w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Jamaica</st1:place></st1:country-region>. He served as senior VP of industrial affairs before retiring from the carrier earlier this year. </p> <p class=MsoNormal>He was asked “to return to the national airline by the Government”, says <st1:country-region w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Jamaica</st1:place></st1:country-region>’s Ministry of Finance in a statement.</p> <p class=MsoNormal>“Mr Paul <span class=SpellE>Pennicook</span>, senior VP of marketing and sales said that Mr Rodgers is a household name at the airline and thhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Air-Jamaica-names-interim-CEO-as-partner-is-mulled-306922/