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June 24th, 2019
Denniston S. Fraser retires as MD of BVIAA

TRELLIS BAY, Beef Island, VI- Word reaching our newsroom is that the Managing Director (MD) of the BVI Airports Authority (BVIAA), Mr Denniston S. Fraser, has retired.

May 22nd, 2019
Citizens cry foul over NDP's Airport Development Fee

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Days before being ousted from office in 2019, the National Democratic Party (NDP) approved an Order that would see development works at the Terrance B. Lettsome International Airport on Beef Island, being financed in part by all passengers travelling in or out of the Virgin Islands (VI).

March 3rd, 2019
NDP increased Airport fees before leaving Office

BEEF ISLAND, VI – The National Democratic Party (NDP1) Government days before being ousted from Office approved an Order that would see the controversial development works at the Terrance B. Lettsome International Airport on Beef Island, being financed in part by all passengers (including visitors and tourists) travelling in or out of the Virgin Islands (VI).

January 1st, 2019
3 weeks later, still no Anegada runway lights

THE SETTLEMENT, Anegada, VI – In the first week of December 2018, our newsroom did an article where the residents of Anegada had raised concerns that since the Hurricanes of September 2017, the runway lights on the Captain Auguste George Airport were out of service and not restored.

December 12th, 2018
Anegada continues to suffer; no airport runway lights

THE SETTLEMENT, Anegada, VI - Fifteen months after the devastation of Hurricane Irma and Maria of 2017, there is still no runway lights on the Captain Auguste George Airport, located on the sister island of Anegada.

November 6th, 2018
Taddy Bay Airport open and ready for business

Mr Denniston S. Fraser, Managing Director of the BVI Airports Authority hereby informs the public that the Taddy Bay Airport, Virgin Gorda, reopened for business on Friday, November 2, 2018.

July 27th, 2018
Man arrested @ Terrence B. Lettsome Airport leaving with over half a Million cash

BEEF ISLAND, VI - Sometime during the morning of Thursday July 26, 2018, a man—in his seventies—leaving Tortola via the Terrence B. Lettsome International Airport, was arrested with over half a million dollars in cash (USD).

July 21st, 2018
Fire erupts at VI Motors; Cars, buildings damaged

DUFF’S BOTTOM, Tortola, VI: Sometime after 2:00 PM today Saturday July 21, 2018 a fire erupted on the Virgin Islands Motors' compound at Duff’s Bottom on the main island of Tortola.

April 29th, 2018
BVIAA enters into an agreement with WSP Canada Inc.

BEEF ISLAND, Tortola, VI - The BVI Airports Authority (BVIAA) has entered into an agreement with WSP Canada INC. (WSP) to
carry out a public private partnership feasibility study to evaluate the feasibility of a PPP transaction for the Terrance B. Lettsome International Airport.

October 7th, 2016
This Week We Feature Young Professional Saul N. H. Pollock

Based at the Taddy Bay Airport on the island of Virgin Gorda, Virgin Islands and serving as an Aviation Fire Fighter with the BVI Airports Authority is our Young Professional for this Week, Mr Saul N. H. Pollock.

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