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Port-of-Spain,Wednesday, 01 July 2015 00:00
PORT OF SPAIN, 01 July 2015—Caribbean Airlines today announced a 4th of July sale of 10 percent off all fares to destinations in the Caribbean, North America and the UK. Tickets must be purchased between July 1 and July 4, 2015 and are valid for travel between September 15 and October 31, 2015.
Port-of-Spain,Tuesday, 30 June 2015 00:00
PIARCO, TRINIDAD, June 30, 2015 — Caribbean Airlines, proud travel partner of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) will reward four cricket fans at each of the CPL matches held in Guyana, Jamaica, Barbados and Trinidad with the ultimate VIP game experience. The official Ticket 2 Cricket promotion represents a key component of Caribbean Airlines’ fan engagement in the CPL.
Port-of-Spain,Tuesday, 02 June 2015 00:00
Kingston, Jamaica, W.I. – 02 June 2015—Caribbean Airlines has announced that it has relocated its ticket office, administrative and operations teams. The company has moved its offices from two locations—the hangar at Norman Manley International Airport and Trafalgar Road—consolidating into a single office building in Liguanea, where the new address is:
Port-of-Spain,Friday, 15 May 2015 00:00
Port-of-Spain,Wednesday, 13 May 2015 00:00
Piarco, 23 March 2015 - Caribbean Airlines advises that several of its domestic and international flights are experiencing delays due to a nationwide traffic gridlock in Trinidad and Tobago.
Port-of-Spain,Wednesday, 13 May 2015 00:00
Port of Spain, March 27, 2015: When the six Caribbean Premier League (CPLT20) teams meet in high-energy 20/20 matches, they do so powered by travel with Caribbean Airlines, the official carrier of the series.
Port-of-Spain,Wednesday, 13 May 2015 00:00
Piarco, 28 March 2015 - Caribbean Airlines advises that flight BW521 of 28 March, originally scheduled to arrive at Piarco International, Trinidad at 12:25 p.m. will now arrive at 7:35 p.m.
Port-of-Spain,Wednesday, 13 May 2015 00:00
Piarco 02 April 2015 - Caribbean Airlines confirms that a conciliatory meeting between Caribbean Airlines and the Trinidad & Tobago Airline Pilots Association (TTALPA), was held on Tuesday 31 March, 2015 at the Ministry of Labour.
Port-of-Spain,Wednesday, 13 May 2015 00:00
Piarco, 14 April 2015: Caribbean Airlines first announced its intention to revise its baggage policy in December 2014 and the roll out of the new baggage policy began on 18 December 2014 on flights to/from Toronto.
Port-of-Spain,Wednesday, 13 May 2015 00:00
28 April 2015 – Piarco: Caribbean Airlines ensured a seamless travel experience for passengers who this weekend travelled between Trinidad & Tobago for the Tobago Jazz Experience.
Port-of-Spain,Wednesday, 13 May 2015 00:00
Caribbean Airlines is making it easy for customers to bring joy to the most important person in their lives — Mom.
Port-of-Spain,Wednesday, 13 May 2015 00:00
Caribbean Airlines is pleased to announce the appointment of Dionne Ligoure to the position of Head Corporate Communications, effective 01 May.
Port-of-Spain,Wednesday, 13 May 2015 00:00
Caribbean Airlines is delighted to announce that Ms. Tandieka Stephens has won its “Love Has No Distance” competition.
Port-of-Spain,Friday, 06 March 2015 00:00
Piarco, 06 March 2015 -Yesterday, a winter storm significantly impacted air travel in the US Northeast. The system rendered runway conditions in the New York area slippery and challenging for landings. In fact; at 11:07 a.m. yesterday, a Delta Airlines MD 80 skidded off the runway at New York's LaGuardia airport – closing this busy facility for a number of hours.
Port-of-Spain,Tuesday, 24 February 2015 14:20
GEORGETOWN, February 23, 2015 – When Caribbean Airlines guests arrived at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport during the three days leading up to Mashramani, they received a special welcome that was certain to hit the right notes. It was a music- and colour-filled welcome reception, featuring performances by Kunjaz Pan Ensemble and costumed ambassadors that greeted arriving passengers.
Port-of-Spain,Friday, 13 February 2015 18:59
PIARCO, FEBRUARY 12, 2015 – In addition to the annual 8% increase in passenger capacity on the Trinidad and Tobago Air Bridge, Caribbean Airlines confirms even further capacity increases for the 2015 Carnival period.
Port-of-Spain,Friday, 13 February 2015 18:34
PIARCO, FEBRUARY 12, 2015 – Throughout the Carnival season, Caribbean Airlines will operate over 250 International flights carrying more than 28, 000 passengers into Port of Spain. Extra capacity was added on key routes such as New York and Jamaica into Port of Spain, Trinidad. Most inbound flights over the carnival weekend, until Sunday 15 February, are at 100% load factor.
Port-of-Spain,Tuesday, 10 February 2015 20:05
PIARCO, February 6, 2015 – Fitness was the destination as Caribbean Airlines celebrated the end of its Carnival Calorie Challenge for employees with a high-energy aerobics session in the car park at the company’s head office in Piarco.
Port-of-Spain,Tuesday, 10 February 2015 19:52
PIARCO, February 6, 2015—With the Panorama finals now within their reach, the Caribbean Airlines Invaders Steel Orchestra recently hosted a command performance for the airline, the group’s exclusive sponsor.
Port-of-Spain,Tuesday, 27 January 2015 22:10
Updated : JANUARY 27, 2015—As of 14:00 hrs we have resumed operations to and from New York.
Port-of-Spain,Monday, 26 January 2015 14:40
PIARCO, JANUARY 26, 2015 - A major blizzard (Winter Storm Juno) is forecasted to hit the US Northeast as of noon today and we expect the inclement weather to affect the operations at New York’s International Airport (JFK). Therefore, we will waive change/cancellation fees and fare differences for customers travelling on Monday Jan 26th through Tuesday, January 27 to/from New York, NY.
Port-of-Spain,Thursday, 22 January 2015 13:41
PIARCO, January 21, 2015 - Caribbean Airlines today announced a special "Double Decker" offer for passengers travelling between Port of Spain and London. With this special offer, guests who purchase one Business Class ticket will receive a second ticket free.
Port-of-Spain,Wednesday, 21 January 2015 19:03
PIARCO, JANUARY 18, 2015 - From its beginnings 75 years ago under a breadfruit tree at the Manette family's Port of Spain home, Invaders Steel Orchestra has become one of Trinidad and Tobago's most iconic steel bands, and Caribbean Airlines knows a good thing when they hear it. The airline today confirmed continuation of its exclusive sponsorship deal which will see Invaders Steel Orchestra serving as cultural brand ambassadors during the Trinidad Carnival season and at events in Guyana and Jamaica.
Port-of-Spain,Monday, 19 January 2015 00:40
Caribbean Airlines through our sustained efforts is committed to the safety and security of all passengers. We are concerned to hear of an alleged incident highlighted on internet news sites regarding JetBlue 1295, and BW flight 526 on Saturday night (17th January) at JFK airport, New York.
Port-of-Spain,Thursday, 25 December 2014 01:37
With increased customer loads, due in part to being the first airline in the world to rescind the fuel surcharge, Caribbean Airlines is pleased to announce a revised schedule that will be implemented from Jan 15, 2015 through to Feb 4, 2015. In addition to increased capacity and more non-stops, Caribbean Airlines is also expecting major cost savings from a more efficient schedule that will see better utilization of its 737 and 767 fleets. Many of the changes will focus on its Port of Spain hub at Piarco Airport, where improved connection times will make it easier for our guests to connect to/from various points in our network.
Port-of-Spain,Thursday, 25 December 2014 01:35
The holidays get even merrier as Caribbean Airlines celebrates the 12 days of Christmas by surprising 23 passengers with the gift of travel. From December 22 to December 25, 2014 and January 1 to 3, 2015, one passenger on each of 25 randomly selected flights will receive a ticket to a Caribbean Airlines destination of his/her choice. On January 4, the surprise is supersized with three passengers being gifted with four tickets each to any Caribbean Airlines destination.
Port-of-Spain,Friday, 12 December 2014 20:11
Despite the growing industry trend of airlines moving to charge passengers for all checked bags, Caribbean Airlines announces its new baggage policy of charging its customers for their 2nd checked bag. The first checked bag continues to be free – together with one carry-on bag – while a fee for the 2nd bag will be only 25 USD, plus applicable taxes. Caribbean Airlines also announces an improvement in its International baggage policy for Business Class customers whose free checked baggage allotment will be increased to three pieces.
Port-of-Spain,Wednesday, 10 December 2014 15:49
Perhaps more than any other time of the year, Christmas is for children, and the season for giving. Caribbean Airlines staff recently brought some welcome holiday cheer to children being treated at the JBF Paediatric Specialty Unit, Wendy Fitzwilliam Paediatric Hospital, Mount Hope. In partnership with the Just Because Foundation, a paediatric cancer support organisation, the Caribbean Airlines “Wings of Love” staff group spent time with the children and presented them with holiday gifts. “We were so inspired by the grace of the kids. No one wants to be sick but they showed us how to be thankful and optimistic especially when it’s tough to do so. They are all truly remarkable,” said Alicia Cabrera, Senior Marketing Manager, Caribbean Airlines.
Port-of-Spain,Monday, 03 November 2014 13:32
Passengers flying on Caribbean Airlines will now be able to enjoy signature cocktails featuring El Dorado Rums and Nestle Orchard fruit juices. As part of a programme of showcasing partnerships with premium Caribbean brands, Caribbean Airlines will serve three specially curated cocktails complimentary to all passengers starting December 1, 2014. Stephanie Holt, International Brand Ambassador for El Dorado Rums, designed the three cocktails - “Caribbean Spice”, “Caribbean Vibe” and “Golden Paradise” incorporating the Nestle Orchard exotic flavours.
Port-of-Spain,Monday, 03 November 2014 13:28
Caribbean Airlines is pleased to announce the immediate removal of fuel surcharges on all routes between North America and the Caribbean, and within the Caribbean. Mr. George Reeleder, Vice President of Commercial and Customer Service said, “This is great news for Caribbean Airlines customers. With the reduction in jet fuel prices we have removed the surcharges as they were only ever planned to be of temporary nature.” The fuel surcharge was introduced to cover additional costs when the price of fuel was over $100 per barrel. We never wanted this surcharge to be a permanent feature of our fares. Thus, when our largest expense – fuel, came down, we wanted our customers to benefit.
Port-of-Spain,Wednesday, 08 October 2014 13:34
Caribbean Airlines was an active exhibitor at the recently concluded Guyana’s Trade Exposition. The Airline’s Marketing, Sales, Cargo and Ticket Office Team members engaged fans at this prestigious event which provided a great opportunity to interact with customers, obtain feedback, and share information about our special fares. “Congratulations to the prize winners who participated in our putt, win and fly promotion over the last few days. We are the most consistent and committed carrier in Guyana and we thank all our loyal customers for supporting the Caribbean Airlines brand. Our product is known for reliability, value added service such as frequent flyer miles, complimentary bags, special discounts for students and senior citizens and we encourage all our customers to secure their bookings early to ensure that they take advantage of the best prices.” stated Manager (South America), Carl Stuart.
Port-of-Spain,Monday, 11 August 2014 14:11
Piarco, 11 August 2014—Caribbean Airlines apologizes for the extended delay of Sunday 10 August BW903 service from Gatwick, London to Trinidad, due to necessary maintenance operations.
Port-of-Spain,Friday, 11 July 2014 20:38
Caribbean Airlines is the official airline of the Caribbean Premier League (CPL) 2014 cricket tournament.
Port-of-Spain,Wednesday, 02 July 2014 23:03
Piarco, 02 July 2014: Caribbean Airlines assured passengers today that all disruptions from the unprecedented pilot shortage of July 1st have been addressed. The domestic air-bridge operated at full capacity for the full day and international flights operated to schedule with minor delays in some cases as a result of the disruptions the day before.
Port-of-Spain,Tuesday, 01 July 2014 13:19
Caribbean Airlines confirms that all its international and domestic flights scheduled for today will be affected as a result of many of its pilots who were rostered to operate flights calling in sick.
Port-of-Spain,Friday, 09 May 2014 13:43
This weekend, Caribbean Airlines will delight 100 moms with surprise gifts of spa treatments at Jencare Skin Farm.
Port-of-Spain,Friday, 21 March 2014 19:27
  Caribbean Airlines now offers the most flight options out of Trinidad to South Florida with the re-introduction of a daily non-stop service to Fort Lauderdale. The service departs Trinidad at 12:30pm, and the return flight departing Ft Lauderdale at 6:20pm.       In addition to this daily non-stop flight to Ft Lauderdale, Caribbean Airlines also offers daily service to Miami, and four flights each week to Orlando with additional service during the Easter and Summer peak periods.       “Wherever you’re going in South Florida, we have a flight for you,” said Alicia Cabrera, Senior Manager Marketing.  “Our range of flight options gives you the flexibility in planning your schedule.  Our focus is to provide the best options for our business and leisure travellers and the reintroduction of the Ft Lauderdale flight is an important part of the equation.”       Passengers who book Business Class on flights to South Florida and all Caribbean Airlines North American destinations receive a baggage allowance of 2 bags at 70 lbs each plus a carry on  and  have added luxury with access to special airport lounges, more leg room seating, and gourmet dining with fine wines and liqueurs. Business class passengers also earn fifty percent more Caribbean Miles.       For Economy passengers, two bags at 50 lbs each fly free and customers receive complimentary meals, inflight entertainment and earn Caribbean Miles with each flight.       If you are looking for a true Caribbean Experience. “Fly Caribbean” and feel the warmth of the islands today! Flights are available for sale on www.caribbean-airlines.com or Caribbean Airlines ticket offices. Customers can also follow Caribbean Airlines on Facebook or twitter to learn about our offers at www.facebook.com/caribbeanairlines          
Port-of-Spain,Saturday, 01 March 2014 10:22
Over the Christmas season, Caribbean Airlines partnered with the Grenada Broadcasting Network to give Grenadian Nationals living a New York who have not “been home” in a long while, the chance to surprise their families in Grenada by coming home for Christmas.
Port-of-Spain,Saturday, 01 March 2014 10:21
Caribbean Airlines recently concluded a donation drive to send supplies to our St. Lucia counterparts, after the devastating flooding which affected thousands.
Port-of-Spain,Saturday, 01 March 2014 10:16
Caribbean Airlines thanks you, Our loyal Customers and Valued Partners for lifting us up where we belong.
Port-of-Spain,Monday, 10 February 2014 00:00
Further to the Travel Advisory posted by the United States Embassy in Guyana, warning passengers to postpone travel on Caribbean Airlines, the Airline wishes to assure passengers and the travelling public that specific layers of security have been added at our Guyana Airport Operations and we are working closely with all authorities to ensure appropriate security protocols are followed to ensure, safe, comfortable and on-time flight departures.
Port-of-Spain,Friday, 07 February 2014 00:00
Caribbean Airlines was the official Airline Sponsor of the 19th Annual Building Hope Gala Fundraiser and Silent Auction held by the Food for the Poor Relief & Development Organisation based in Florida, USA. Held on 01 February 2014, the Gala event raised funds to continue the charitable works of Food for the Poor in 17 countries throughout the Caribbean and Latin America.
Port-of-Spain,Wednesday, 22 January 2014 00:00
Caribbean Airlines advises that due severe challenges forecasted to Airport Operations at JFK International Airport due the ongoing snow storm event, the aforementioned flights are now further delayed as follows:
Port-of-Spain,Tuesday, 21 January 2014 10:24
Hampden Basic School, The Wortley Home, The Consie Walters Hospice, Marie Atkins Shelter and Jamaica Masonic Benevolent Association, were the recipients of proceeds earned by the recently held Friendly Lodge Golf Charity Tournament, of which Caribbean Airlines was a major sponsor.
Port-of-Spain,Tuesday, 21 January 2014 10:23
Caribbean Airlines Team Jamaica recently displayed at Caribbean Travel Marketplace 2014, held in Montego Bay.
Port-of-Spain,Friday, 13 December 2013 00:00
Caribbean Airlines recently held Appreciation Awards Functions in Jamaica and Trinidad, to recognise our top frequent flyers, corporate clients and valued partners. Several well known industry stakeholders, Government officials and corporate associates were in attendance including Dr Iva Glouden Trinidad and Tobago High Commissioner to Jamaica, Carole Guntley, Jamaica Director General Ministry of Tourism, Entertainment and Culture, Janelle "Penny" Commissiong, Businesswoman and Former Miss Universe 1977 (pictured above) and Andrew Lewis, TT 2012 Olympic Athlete (Sailing). Top flyers rewarded included Cecile Bryan of Jamaica, Wilfred Espinet, Shaffiat Ali and Anthony Ramsarran of Trinidad.
Port-of-Spain,Monday, 16 September 2013 00:00
For the fourth year in a row, Caribbean Airlines has been named the "Caribbean's Leading Airline" at the annual World Travel Awards function held this weekend at Sandals Grande Antigua Resort & Spa.
Port-of-Spain,Tuesday, 09 July 2013 17:09
Caribbean Airlines advises customers of the following flight disruptions due to adverse weather conditions caused by Tropical Storm Chantal: Flight BW 434 from Trinidad to St. Lucia is now cancelled. Flight BW 435 from St. Lucia to Trinidad is now cancelled.  
Port-of-Spain,Monday, 08 July 2013 23:11
Caribbean Airlines advises customers of the following flight disruptions due to adverse weather conditions caused by Tropical Storm Chantal:  
Port-of-Spain,Thursday, 27 June 2013 07:02
Caribbean Airlines was a notable presence at last week's Guyana Independence Festival at the Centennial College (Progress Campus) in Toronto, which brought together several Government, Tourism and Trade Agencies, all with the focus of addressing concerns of Guyanese of Canada.
Port-of-Spain,Wednesday, 12 June 2013 00:00
Caribbean Airlines is currently participating at the annual Trade and Investment Convention at the Hyatt Regency, Port-of-Spain, with a focus on the airline’s Cargo and JetPak products. “TIC continues to provides an excellent platform for Caribbean Airlines to promote the benefits of air-freight.
Port-of-Spain,Friday, 12 April 2013 00:00
Caribbean Airlines announces that World Renowned Cricket Legend, Brian Lara has joined their Team as a Global Brand Ambassador and will be promoting the Caribbean Airlines Brand to his millions of fans worldwide.
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