News Listings for Kenn Borek Air

  • Polar props

    News | 21 Dec 2010 00:00 | John Croft

    What is it like to supply a remote science camp when your airport is a patch of frozen sea?
  • Seaplane service plans to tap Macau casino boom

    News | 05 Sep 2007 00:00

    <P><SPAN>Tourists could soon be travelling from </SPAN><?xml:namespace prefix = st1 /><st1:place><SPAN>Hong Kong</SPAN></st1:place><SPAN> to nearby </SPAN><st1:place><SPAN>Macau</SPAN></st1:place><SPAN>’s booming casinos by seaplane, if a plan by entrepreneur Michael Agopsowicz comes to fruition.</SPAN></P> <P><SPAN>Agopsowicz is seeking a backer for <A href="" target=_blank>WaterfrontAir</A>, which plans to operate an hourly service from </SPAN><st1:place><st1:PlaceName><SPAN>Kowloon</SPAN></st1:PlaceName><SPAN> </SPAN><st1:PlaceType><SPAN>Harbour</SPAN></st1:PlaceType></st1:place><SPAN> to </SPAN><st1:place><SPAN>Macau</SPAN></st1:place><SPAN>’s Kotai strip, using a fleet of 18-seater De Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter floatplanes. He hopes the plan will plug the gap between the two current ways to get to </SPAN><st1:place><SPAN>Macau</SPAN></st1:place><SPAN> from </SPAN><st1:place><SPAN>Hong Kong</SPAN></st1:place><SPAN> – high-speed ferry or helicop