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Night operations resume @ T.B. Lettsome International Airport

The T.B. Lettsome International Airport on Beef Island, Virgin Islands, is now open from 7:00 A.M. through 9:00 P.M. effective immediately. Photo: VINO/File
BEEF ISLAND, VI- The BVI Airports Authority (BVIAA) is pleased to announce the resumption of its night operations.

The T.B. Lettsome International Airport is now open from 7:00 A.M. through 9:00 P.M. effective immediately. Opening was facilitated by the reinstallation of guidance, circling and obstruction lights that were damaged during the passage of Irma and Maria.

The Managing Director would like to thank the staff of the BVIAA and all others involved in making night operations once again possible.

Passengers are reminded to arrive at the airport at least two (2) hours prior to scheduled departure times in order to accommodate additional regulated security measures. The support and patience of the public are hereby solicited, as there may be times of un-serviceability as we continuously make changes to and upgrade our systems to better serve you.

3 Responses to “Night operations resume @ T.B. Lettsome International Airport”

  • concerned citizen (20/12/2017, 16:12) Like (0) Dislike (3) Reply
    It was disappointing to see how long it took 3 months to have the necessary repairs carried out. Is the NDB fixed as yet ? Why is it that individuals luggage have to be singled out for manual inspection. Don't you have a scanner like other airports? If you don't then I would suggest that it cannot be safe traveling out of Beef Island. If you do scan luggage why do you need to physically inspect by individuals who go to great pain to search even envelopes. We are definitely third world. I actually prefer flying out of St Thomas rather than Beef Island. It is disgusting and embarrassing to passengers the way they are handled. Mr Frazer wake up and small the coffee
  • wize up (20/12/2017, 17:28) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
    Well my goodness; no Night flights we cuss; WTF, you resume night lights and we still cussing
  • Think before you talk (21/12/2017, 17:17) Like (2) Dislike (0) Reply
    some places are yet to recovery from the slaughter of the hurricanes and our recovery not gonna come in one day all we have to say when things come thru is : Thank You Jesus.We are so ungrateful.Just give thanks man

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