November 22, 2017

The Editor Speaks: Health care and Cayman Airways take the wrong direction

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It was a good thing government managed to generate $26.3 million more than the forecasted $908.5 million that was in the last budget prepared by former Finance Minister Marco Archer. Health care and Cayman Airways travelled the wrong way ending up costing more than $17.4 million than had been budgeted. Persons needing health care because […]

The Cayman Islands Open for Business and Ready to Welcome Guests

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From Cayman Islands Department of Tourism The Cayman Islands Department of Tourism Provides Destination Update Amid Active Hurricane Season GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands, Sept. 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Following the devastation that swept most of the Caribbean region as a result of multiple storms, specifically Hurricane Harvey, Hurricane Irma and the latest, Hurricane Maria, the […]

UPDATE: Cayman Airways flight to Tampa today (Thu 14) returns to ORIA

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UPDATE from The Aviation Herald Incident: Cayman B738 at Grand Cayman on Sep 14th 2017, engine shut down in flight By Simon Hradecky, created Friday, Sep 15th 2017 18:27Z, last updated Friday, Sep 15th 2017 18:27Z A Cayman Airways Boeing 737-800, registration VP-CNG performing flight KX-200 from Grand Cayman Island (Cayman Islands) to Tampa,FL (USA) […]

Cayman Islands Government mounts humanitarian mission to Anguilla

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A Cayman Airways jet chartered by the Cayman Islands Government set off at1 p.m. today (Tuesday, 12 September 2017) on a humanitarian mission to Anguilla. The two-and-a-half-hour flight on the 737-300 was loaded with critical medicines, medical supplies, shelter materials and other essentials, including non-perishable food, sanitation supplies and drinking water. Two Anguillan citizens who […]

Cayman Islands’ Academy Sports Club takes 96 players to Schwan’s USA Cup

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96 Academy Sports Club players from six different teams have traveled to Blaine, Minnesota to participate in the 33rd annual Schwan’s USA Cup. The six teams competing in the Cup are the club’s U10, U12, U13, U15 and U17 teams, and for the first time ever, the U12 girls team. The club chartered a Cayman […]

Stellar Loyalty Partners with Cayman Airways to enhance the Sir Turtle rewards programme and delight customers across all channels

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FOSTER CITY, Calif., May 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Stellar Loyalty, the consumer relationship company with a mobile-best SaaS loyalty solution, has announced an agreement with Cayman Airways to provide the flag carrier airline of the Cayman Islands with rich capabilities to enhance its Sir Turtle Rewards program. Powered by modern technology and an innovative […]

Miami.com says: Why the Cayman Islands should be your next Caribbean escape

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By Shayne Benowitz From Miami,com With direct nonstop flights from Miami to Grand Cayman clocking in at just over an hour, the Cayman Islands make for an effortless getaway from South Florida. Occupying about 100-square-miles south of Cuba, the island group consists of Grand Cayman, Little Cayman and Cayman Brac. While the upscale getaway is famous […]

Cayman Airways Joins AFI KLM E&M 737 Component Service Program

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Cayman Airways opts for proven expertise for component support on new 737-800. Amstelveen, Miami, Paris, 6 February 2017 – The Cayman Islands flag-carrier has signed a contract covering full component support for a Boeing 737-800 that joined its fleet in December. The aircraft was supported by AFI KLM E&M with its previous operator. The agreement […]

Seven Fathoms Cayman Rum Challenge 2017

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The Seven Fathoms Cayman Rum Challenge expanded this year to an international stage for the first time.  Earlier in 2016, mixology contests were held in Miami, Chicago and New York where top bartenders from each city competed to put together their best cocktail using Cayman’s own Seven Fathoms Rum.  “It was interesting to watch these […]

Cayman Islands DOT concludes a successful 2016, looks to sustainable growth in 2017

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Concerted Marketing & Partnerships Efforts in 2016 and a proactive 2017 Strategy Signal Positive Future Gains for Cayman Islands Tourism Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, 25 January 2017 – The Cayman Islands Department of Tourism (DOT) will combine the positive 2016 outcomes and an already impressive 2017 start with praises mounting for sustainable, long-term growth within […]