Articles Tagged ‘LIAT’
Barbados Airport records fifth year of consecutive growth in 2018, however still behind pre-2007 traffic levels; Copa Airlines latest carrier
Barbados Airport processed 2.19 million passengers in 2018, up 1.0% on 2017’s figures, and a healthy 19% more than levels seen in 2013. However, the airport is still handling 7.0% less passengers than it did before the 2007 financial crash. Jonathan Ford looks at the airport’s history to see why its growth is limited.
LIAT non-stop capacity in decline; Barbados is leading airport, service to St. Vincent is top-ranked route
There were 1.44 million two-way seats available across LIAT’s direct route network in 2017, 12% down on the previous year. Nick Preston examines network developments and capacity trends at ‘The Caribbean Airline’ over the past 10 years, including its leading airports and routes.
LIAT now connects Dominica with St. Maarten with four weekly ATR 42 flights.
Rich in gold and diamonds, Guyana is also a South American aviation hot-spot, having seen its two Georgetown airports offering a combined total of 460,000 one-way seats this year. As Caribbean Airlines dominates with 69% and 62% of seats and flights respectively this October, anna.aero takes a closer look at Guyana’s air transport and reveals […]
LIAT connects Dominica and San Juan with daily services.
Following the Caribbean low-cost airline REDjet’s unexpected suspension of operations last Friday, it’s back to business as usual for the region’s flag carriers. But which routes are left behind and who are the potential beneficiaries? Who is to blame? And most importantly, is REDjet coming back?
The Caribbean island of St Maarten is divided between a Dutch and a French part, but to which European nation are the most flights offered from the island? And which airline opens up a completely new market when it launched flights later this month?