January 20, 2018

Cayman Islands Minister of Tourism tours Owen Roberts Airport: Impressed with progress

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Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (5 December, 2017) Minister for Tourism Hon. Moses Kirkconnell and Cayman Islands Airports Authority CEO Albert Anderson hosted Government and tourism officials on a behind-the-scenes tour of the Owen Roberts International Airport to view the progress being made on the redevelopment project. The tour took place on Monday, 27th November 2017 […]

Cayman Islands ORIA re-development December update

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From Cayman Islands Airport Authority (CIAA) ORIA REDEVELOPMENT UPDATE: Latest developments for December The CIAA are pleased to update you on the latest Owen Roberts International Airport (ORIA) Redevelopment plans with much excitement building for the weeks of the 4th and 11th of December 2017. Week of 4 December: · American Airlines, British Airways and […]

British Airways supports Caribbean Tourism Recovery

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From Caribbean National Weekly A generous contribution by British Airways to the Caribbean Tourism Recovery Fund of the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) was gratefully received by its president, Karolin Troubetzkoy last week. £25,000 handshake Speaking at World Travel Market in London, where the check was presented on behalf of British Airways and British […]

Logos & colours

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How these 23 brands are using colors in their logos to influence their customers By Julien Rath From Business Insider Lufthansa Olt Aicher, the designer behind the Lufthansa logo, never considered the branding to be fully finished.Michael Dalder/Getty Images Supposedly 80% of the information we receive from a logo comes from the colors contained within […]

Are airline systems crashing more, or does it just seem that way?

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By Laura Northrup From Consumerist It feels like every week brings news of another massive outage of some airline’s computer network, resulting in grounded flights and stranded passengers. However, a new report suggests that it’s not that these networks are failing more frequently, so much as it is that the outages are now affecting more […]

Airlines serving Caribbean among world’s safest

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Australia-based Aviation website AirlineRatings.com has revealed its latest list of the world’s safest airlines, and it’s good to know that several carriers serving the Caribbean secured places in both the major and low-cost categories. It also comes as good news that despite some high-profile accidents and mysteries, such as the loss of Malaysia Airlines’ MH370, […]

BA cabin crew to strike for 48 hours

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From Caribbean News Service LONDON, Jan 04 2017 – British Airways cabin crew will walk out for 48-hours next week after rejecting a new pay offer. Their union Unite has called a strike from Tuesday, January 10. The union had postponed action during Christmas to consider the new deal proposed by BA. Next week’s strike […]

New marketing leadership for Cayman Islands in Europe

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From Breaking Travel News The European office of the Cayman Islands Department of Tourism has recruited Richard Trasler as marketing executive, effective immediately. Trasler joins the department from the online retail sector where he has been growing his own business. Prior to this he was at USAirtours for nearly two years. Don McDougall, regional manager, […]

Toilet problems causes BA flight from Bahamas to London to land in Canada

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By JOHN HUTCHINSON FOR MAILONLINE British Airways plane en-route to London from the Bahamas diverts to Canada due to ‘problem with the toilet’ Flight 252 had set out of Nassau in the Bahamas en route to Heathrow Airline says it was ‘technical issue’ but online mention of lavatory problem Last year a BA flight returned […]

World’s Safest Airlines for 2015

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AirlineRatings.com announces its safest airlines for 2015. AirlineRatings.com, the world’s only safety and product rating website, which was launched in June 2013, has announced its top ten safest airlines and top ten safest low cost airlines for 2015 from the 449 it monitors. Top of the list again is Qantas which has a fatality free […]