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  • End of BWIA nigh as Trinidad forms new carrier


    <P>Trinidad and Tobago’s long-struggling flag carrier BWIA West Indies Airways within months will close down operations...


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  • Caribbean Airlines goes back into maintenance

    News | 29 Oct 2008 06:13 | Mark Pilling

    Caribbean Airlines is hoping for major cost savings froma bold return to maintaining its own fleet of 737shttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Caribbean-Airlines-goes-back-into-maintenance-318007/
  • The Latin success formula

    News | 20 Nov 2007 15:10 | Mark Pilling

    With their regional economies performing well, Latin America's leading carriers, meeting in Cancun in November for their annual assembly, were in an optimistic...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/The-Latin-success-formula-219753/
  • Caribbean Airlines to operate Tobago Express

    News | 19 Sep 2007 19:45 | Megan Kuhn

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span lang=EN-US style='mso-ansi-language:EN-US'>Trinidad &amp; Tobago-based Caribbean Airlines will take over short-hop carrier Tobago Express on October 1.<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span lang=EN-US style='mso-ansi-language:EN-US'>State-owned Caribbean says it will maintain Tobago’s current schedule and fleet-a Bombardier Dash 8 Q300 that shuttles between <st1:City w:st="on"><st1:City u1:st="on">Port of Spain</st1:City></st1:City>, Trinidad and the <st1:place w:st="on"><st1:PlaceType w:st="on"><st1:place u1:st="on"><st1:PlaceType u1:st="on">island</st1:PlaceType></st1:PlaceType> of <st1:PlaceName w:st="on"><st1:PlaceName u1:st="on">Tobago</st1:PlaceName></st1:place></st1:PlaceName></st1:place>.<o:p></o:p></span></p> <p class=MsoNormal styhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Caribbean-Airlines-to-operate-Tobago-Express-306077/
  • Caribbean Airlines to take over Tobago Express: report

    News | 04 Sep 2007 19:43 | Mary Kirby

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span lang=EN-US style='mso-ansi-language:EN-US'>State-owned Caribbean Airlines will reportedly take over short-hop carrier Tobago Express.<u1:p></u1:p></span></p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'><span lang=EN-US style='mso-ansi-language:EN-US'>Caribbean already owns 49% of Tobago Express, which operates a Bombardier Dash 8 shuttle </span><span style='color:black'>between <st1:City u2:st="on"><st1:City w:st="on">Port of Spain</st1:City></st1:City>, Trinidad and the <st1:place u2:st="on"><st1:PlaceType u2:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on"><st1:PlaceType w:st="on">island</st1:PlaceType></st1:PlaceType> of <st1:PlaceName u2:st="on"><st1:PlaceName w:st="on"><span style='mso-bidi-font-weight:bold'>Tobago</st1:PlaceName></st1:place></span></st1:PlaceName></st1:place>.</span></p>http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Caribbean-Airlines-to-take-over-Tobago-Express-report-308198/
  • Caribbean to initiate 737 service on Trinidad & Tobago airbridge

    News | 31 May 2007 20:02

    <body lang=EN-GB style='tab-interval:36.0pt'> <div class=Section1> <div> <div> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>Caribbean Airlines on June 18 will launch four Boeing 737-800 roundtrips every weekend on the domestic <span class=SpellE><span class=spelle>airbridge</span></span> linking <st1:place u1:st="on"><st1:country-region u1:st="on"><st1:country-region u2:st="on"><st1:place u2:st="on"><st1:country-region w:st="on"><st1:place w:st="on">Trinidad and Tobago</st1:place></st1:country-region></st1:place></st1:country-region></st1:country-region></st1:place>.</p> <p class=MsoNormal style='mso-margin-top-alt:auto;mso-margin-bottom-alt:auto'>The short-hop route is currently served by government-subsidized Tobago Express, which operates a Bombardier Dash 8 shuttle between <st1:place u1:st="on"><st1:City u1:st="on"><st1:City u3:st="on"><st1:City w:st="on">Port of Spain</st1:City></st1:City></st1:City>, <st1:country-region u1:http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Caribbean-to-initiate-737-service-on-Trinidad-Tobago-airbridge-303514/
  • End of BWIA nigh as Trinidad forms new carrier

    News | 11 Sep 2006 11:29 | Mary Kirby

    <P>Trinidad and Tobago’s long-struggling flag carrier BWIA West Indies Airways within months will close down operations to be replaced by a new operator, Caribbean Airlines.</P> <P>The move follows years of financial losses at BWIA, and a recent impasse in concessions talks between the carrier and its unions, which threatened its planned reorganisation.</P> <P>Under the plan announced last week, Trinidad’s government - which owns over 97% of BWIA - has approved “a substantial capital injection” to facilitate the creation of Caribbean Airlines, which like its predecessor will be based at Trinidad’s Piarco airport.</P> <P>BWIA will continue uninterrupted service while management transitions to Caribbean Airlines, which is expected to launch regional and international flights in early 2007.</P> <P>Eligible BWIA employees will be offered separation packages and will be given the opportunity to apply for positions with Caribbean Airlines. However, BWIA notes that the new packages “willhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/End-of-BWIA-nigh-as-Trinidad-forms-new-carrier-208946/