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Bahamasair
Freight Forwarding,Airlines
  • International Airport
  • Freeport
  • Grand Bahama, Bahamas
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Bahamasair
Airlines
  • Mayaguana Airport
  • Abraham's Bay
  • Mayaguana, Bahamas
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Bahamasair
Airlines
  • Madeira Street, Madeira Shopping Centre
  • Nassau
  • Nassau / Paradise Island, Bahamas
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Bahamasair Holdings Ltd
Aircraft Charter Rental & Leasing,Freight Forwarding,Airlines
  • Nassau International Airport
  • Nassau
  • Nassau / Paradise Island, Bahamas
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News Article
Govt seeks cost-effective aircraft for Bahamasair
April 16, 2010
Govt seeks cost-effective aircraft for Bahamasair

A top Bahamasair official and a government minister yesterday revealed that executives at the national flag carrier were looking to restock the airline's fleet with more cost-effective aircraft.

Recent reports in The Nassau Guardian revealed that Bahamasair is in deep financial trouble, and the government along with the carrier's board of directors is looking to cut costs at the airline.

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Bahamasair pilot sick-out has ended
December 24, 2014
Bahamasair pilot "sick-out" has ended

Bahamasair wishes to advise the public that the Pilot’s “Sick Out” has ended and effective immediately Bahamasair has resumed normal operations...

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December 30, 2014
Pilots want 7 increase

In its proposal to the government, the Bahamas Airline Pilots Association (BALPA) is demanding what would effectively amount to a seven percent increase over a five-year period, according to a document The Nassau Guardian obtained.
Bahamasair's proposal would increase the salaries of captains and first officers by 3.7 percent over five years.
But Deputy Prime Minister Philip Brave Davis indicated ...

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Government exploring measures to reduce operating cost of Bahamasair
April 19, 2010
Government exploring measures to reduce operating cost of Bahamasair

The Government of The Bahamas is exploring cost-effective measures to reduce the cost of operating Bahamasair, the national flag carrier.

The airline's Board of Directors along with Government Ministers and other stakeholders got a first hand look at Bombardier Q400 NextGen turboprop aircraft. The Ministers viewed a presentation, participated in a visual walk-around and toured the cabin, Thurs...

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March 03, 2011
Bahamasair still needs 6m more from taxpayer

By NEIL HARTNELL

Tribune Business Editor

Bahamasair still requires $6 million more in taxpayer subsidies than it received in the 2010-2011 Budget, it was revealed yesterday, with net losses for the half-year to end December 2010 having risen by over 2 per cent to $9.5 million.

Disclosing that losses for that six-month period had expanded from 2009's $9.3 million, Neko Grant, minister of public ...

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June 23, 2011
Bahamasair moved to post unaccompanied minors policy online

Complications experienced by a mother in transporting her unaccompanied ten-year-old American daughter from Florida have led Bahamasair to post vital policy information online.

Though seemingly basic, the absence of information in the public domain related to unaccompanied minors on the airline recently cost Texas resident Elaine Morley nearly $300 in added expenses.

"My daughter came from H...

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September 15, 2011
Package Put Together for Antoan

The celebration for the country's newest professional baseball player continues, as the national flag carrier makes provisions for Bahamians to see the 'son of the soil', in action. Bahamasair has put together a special package, for locals, to watch Antoan Richardson and the Atlanta Braves take on the Florida Marlins. The three-game series will be played September 19, 20 and 21, at the Sun Life St...

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April 23, 2012
Bahamasair gearing up for GB flights

More than 60,000 additional visitors are expected to touch down in Grand Bahama each year due to rising airlift from Bahamasair.
Bridgette King, director of sales at the Bahamas Tourism Office (BTO) in Florida told Guardian Business that four new mid-Atlantic gateways are on schedule to come online next month, translating into thousands of seats for Grand Bahama.
"Bahamasair is taking over Vision ...

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May 23, 2012
Three women make history at Bahamasair

Three Bahamian women opened a new chapter in the history of the national flag carrier yesterday, becoming Bahamasair's first female captains in the traditionally male-dominated field.
Captains Frances Smith, Gwendolyn Ritchie and Gail Saunders follow in the footsteps of Patrice Clarke, the first female pilot hired by Bahamasair in 1984, nearly 11 years after it opened. Clarke, who was the only fem...

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October 03, 2013
Bahamasair expands Florida services

The national flag carrier is extending its reach into the Florida market and connectivity with the entire eastern seaboard by launching non-stop service into West Palm Beach beginning next month...

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December 03, 2013
Bahamasair outsources and relaunches Treasure Cay service

Bahamasair has agreed to relaunch service to Treasure Cay, Abaco, following an outcry from resort properties in the area - choosing to outsource the service in order to save costs associated with the "expensive" route, according to its general manager.
The news was welcomed yesterday by General Manager of the Treasure Cay Resort and Marina Stephen Kappeler, but with caveats.
Henry Woods, general m...

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December 05, 2013
Bahamasair's 'five year high' in complaints blamed on U.S. authorities

The most recently released annual report for Bahamasair indicates that the airline suffered a rise in customer complaints to a "five year high" of 950 in the 2011/2012 fiscal year - a rise which Bahamasair said could be attributed "mostly" to the actions of the United States Customs and Border Patrol facilities at the airport.
Meanwhile, the airlines most recently released annual report also revea...

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January 06, 2014
Bahamasair to target international market

The national flag carrier will focus its efforts on international routes in 2014 as they have proven to be more "promising" than domestic routes.
This announcement came as Bahamasair revealed its plans to add a third jet to its fleet later this month. With the latest addition to the fleet, the airline's Managing Director Henry Woods told Guardian Business that Bahamasair will be in a position to i...

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April 22, 2014
Bahamasair saves over 500,000 through 'competitive' insurance bids

Bahamasair has been able to save hundreds of thousands of dollars simply by putting its contract for insurance coverage for employees, vehicles and buildings out to competitive bid, part of a cost-cutting drive which saw the airline reduce its operating loss by some 67 percent for the year in the first six months of the fiscal year.
Chairman of Bahamasair, Valentine Grimes, said that the airline h...

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September 09, 2014
Bahamasair and the Dolphins, a winning combination

The national airline of The Bahamas is once again making it easier for Bahamians to support who many consider the national team of The Bahamas, as far as American football is concerned.
For the third straight year, Bahamasair is partnering with The Bahamas Tourist Office in Miami, Fla. and the Miami Dolphins to create an exciting game experience for Bahamian football fans. This past Sunday, the Do...

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December 23, 2014
Industrial action at Bahamasair

Bahamasair was forced to reaccommodate an "inordinate" number of passengers yesterday after its pilots withdrew their labor, according to Bahamasair's Senior Manager of Customer and Public Relations Phyllis Johnson.
The action comes as thousands of people are traveling during the busy Christmas season.
Bahamas Airline Pilots Association (BALPA) President Joseph Moxey denied the union instructed it...

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December 24, 2014
Passengers angry as Bahamasair pilots keep up protest

POLICE were summoned to the Lynden Pindling International Airport's International Departure Lounge yesterday evening to calm hundreds of disgruntled Bahamasair passengers after the airline announced it had cancelled its flights to Miami.

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December 31, 2014
Sickout cost Bahamasair close to 1 mil. thus far

The two-day sickout staged by Bahamasair pilots last week cost the airline close to $1 million, Bahamasair Chairman Valentine Grimes revealed yesterday.
Grimes said the figure is expected to increase as Bahamasair is still receiving claims from those who traveled during the period that pilots refused to work.
He explained that the airline had to give refunds to some ticket holders, and had to reim...

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February 11, 2015
Doubt over whether Bahamasair viable without govt subsidies

Bahamasair's nearly $24 million net loss during the 2012/2013 fiscal year, combined with its deficit and liabilities, have cast further "significant doubt" on the airline's future, according to a recently released auditor's report.
In its "emphasis of matter" paragraph in the report, independent auditor HLB Galanis & Co. expressed doubt that Bahamasair can continue as a going concern without gover...

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February 26, 2015
Bahamasair sickout cost airline 820,000

THE Christmas industrial action by Bahamasair pilots over failed contract negotiations with the government cost the airline over $820,000 as of January 20, Deputy Prime Minister Philip "Brave" Davis confirmed yesterday.

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May 12, 2015
Bahamasair and Public Managers Union Sign Industrial Agreement

Valentine Grimes, Chairman of the Board of Bahamasair, described the latest agreement signed between the national airline of The Bahamas and the Public Managers Union (PMU) as a “wonderful opportunity” for The Bahamas...

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