WILLEMSTAD- August 2, 2019 –Caribbean Airlines’ inaugural flight from Trinidad & Tobago to Curaçao was celebrated in a pleasant atmosphere at the Curaçao International Airport. Speakers at the reception were the Minister of Economic Development Mr. Kenneth Gijsbertha, the Minister of Traffic, Transport and Urban Planning Mrs. Zita Jesus-Leito, the Minister of Tourism of Trinidad & Tobago Mr. Randall Mitchell, Chairman of Caribbean Airlines Limited Mr. Ronnie Mohammed and Curaçao Airport Partners Director of Air Service Development and Tourism Ms. Peggy Croes.
Caribbean Airlines will be flying to Curaçao from Port of Spain twice a week, on Fridays and Mondays. These flights will offer excellent connections from and to Barbados, Grenada, Guyana, New York as well as other destinations, opening up Curaçao’s blue skies to a larger number of visitors, whether looking for business or pleasure. Our country has much to offer in the way of entertainment, culture, history, architecture, beaches, a wide variety of attractions and, first and foremost, our friendly people. This new service by Caribbean Airlines makes it possible for more tourists to come, experience Curaçao’s tourism product and, as expressed in the island’s branding campaign, ‘Feel it for Themselves.’
The flights are carried out with a 150-seats capacity Boeing 737-800. The timetable will be as follows:
The Government of Curaçao, the Curaçao Tourist Board (CTB), Curaçao Airport Partners (CAP), Curaçao Airport Holding (CAH), Curaçao Industrial & International Trade Development Company (Curinde) and the Curaçao Hospitality and Tourism Association (CHATA) hereby warmly congratulate Caribbean Airlines, wishing them all the best with these new flights.