October 28, 2020

British Airways pays out £15k bill after five-star Caribbean holiday ruined by food poisoning

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By Tristan Kirk From Evening Standard UK British Airways has paid out £15,000 to a marketing manager after her five-star romantic holiday to the Caribbean was ruined by a bout of suspected food poisoning.  Jessica Librati, 30, and her fiance booked an all-inclusive break to the Dominican Republic through the airline, but she was laid low just three days into the trip […]

British Airways launches huge sale including flights to Mexico, California and Caribbean [Cayman Islands on list]

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From Bristol Live But you’ll have to be quick to grab a bargain t’s a miserable grey day in Bristol, so it’s easy to dream of sandy white beaches and cocktails by the pool. Well if you’re looking to book a trip, you may be able to get a bargain as British Airways has launched […]

The Editor speaks: Not going up – extending out

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Hot on the heels of the premise of going up into the skies with sky scrapers, because we are running out of land, plans are now at foot to extend outwards. Well, the airport runway. The Cayman Islands Airports Authority (CIAA) have asked contractors to bid on extending the runway of the Owen Roberts International […]

American to introduce routes to the Caribbean and Hawaii and make Winter Schedule changes to Atlantic and Pacific routes

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FORT WORTH, Texas — American Airlines customers will have new options to escape the cold with more seasonal and year-round flights to the Caribbean and Hawaii starting this winter. An overview of these new flights is as follows: From ORD: Daily winter seasonal service to HNL and four new routes to the Caribbean: AUA, GCM, […]

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, […]