Airport Road, June 11, 2016 – WINAIR is pleased to announce it has acquired an additional DHC-3 aircraft for our summer season.
This aircraft will allow WINAIR to serve new markets and will also enhance their ability to provide additional charter services from their hub in St. Maarten.
Historically WINAIR has operated three (3) DHC-3 aircraft in the summer periods. Thanks to a growing customer base and demand WINAIR will now increase to four (4) aircraft.
Michael Cleaver, President & CEO: “I would like to thank all employees in St. Maarten and the islands we serve for their hard work in providing excellent customer service and the supervisory board of directors for their continued confidence in future growth of WINAIR.”
Official certification of 4th aircraft done by St. Maarten Civil Aviation’s Keevan Duzong and WINAIR’s Gerardus Boersma, Quality Assurance Manager.
WINAIR operations and maintenance personnel and Mr. Keevan Duzong of St. Maarten Civil Aviation with the new aircraft.
About Windward Island Airways International (WINAIR) N.V.:
Windward Islands Airways International N.V. better known as WINAIR is a Government owned regional airline and was founded in 1961. The airline operates 4 de Havilland Twin-Otter aircraft and 1 ATR-42 500/600 aircraft. WINAIR has provided safe and efficient air transportation in the Caribbean for 55 years. WINAIR offers connections from its main gateway, Princess Juliana International Airport in St. Maarten to the islands of Saba, St. Eustatius, St. Barth, Nevis and St. Kitts, Tortola, Antigua, San Juan, Dominica and Guadeloupe. It has interline partners with 12 airlines from North America, South America, Europe and the Caribbean, and codeshare with Air France giving WINAIR greater depth and reach, as well as giving the passengers greater access to the destinations with value added services such as checked through baggage. WINAIR also provides charter services to most Islands in the North Eastern Caribbean and offers Cargo and QuickPack service to all its destinations. The WINAIR team of 130 employees is continuously involved in training to ensure the highest level of safety and proficiency is delivered. With hundreds of years of combined experience in aviation, our entire WINAIR team is committed to your comfort and safety every step of the way.