Tag: Cayman Airways

CAL repatriation flights to Kingston and Miami

CAL repatriation flights to Kingston and Miami

| 25/06/2020 | 0 Comments

Cayman Airways Limited (CAL) is continuing to add repatriation flights to Kingston and to Miami from Grand Cayman, in partnership with the Cayman Islands Government.

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CAL repatriation flight to Costa Rica

CAL repatriation flight to Costa Rica

| 05/05/2020 | 0 Comments

Cayman Airways Limited (CAL) has confirmed a repatriation flight from Grand Cayman to San Jose, Costa Rica, for Friday, 8 May, in partnership with the Cayman Islands Government.

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Important info for people leaving Cayman on Cayman Airways evacuation flights

Important info for people leaving Cayman on Cayman Airways evacuation flights

| 16/04/2020 | 0 Comments

Passengers planning to depart the Cayman Islands on a Cayman Airways emergency travel flight are asked to bear in mind the following information.

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CAL Sister Islands flights reduced to once-weekly

CAL Sister Islands flights reduced to once-weekly

| 02/04/2020 | 0 Comments

In accordance with the Cayman Islands Government’s ongoing measures to safeguard the Cayman Islands from the Coronavirus (COVID-19), commercial passenger flights between Grand Cayman and the Sister Islands have been reduced to one flight per week. These flights are restricted to essential travel only.

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CAL ticket offices now closed due to curfew

CAL ticket offices now closed due to curfew

| 30/03/2020 | 0 Comments

Due to the national “Shelter In Place” soft curfew currently imposed by the Cayman Islands Government, all Cayman Airways Ticket Offices are temporarily closed until further notice. Customers are asked to make any new bookings online on the Cayman Airways website.

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No CAL flights cancelled after earthquake

No CAL flights cancelled after earthquake

| 28/01/2020 | 0 Comments

Following the confirmation of a strong earthquake felt in the Cayman Islands today, Tuesday, Cayman Airways is advising the public that all non-essential services have been suspended for the day.

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CAL change fees waived due to Hurricane Dorian

CAL change fees waived due to Hurricane Dorian

| 28/08/2019 | 0 Comments

Due to the projected path of Hurricane Dorian, Cayman Airways Limited (CAL) will be waiving change fees and fare differences for passengers who wish to cancel their flight reservations for travel between the Cayman Islands and Miami and Tampa.

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Cayman Airways goes cashless at all US locations

Cayman Airways goes cashless at all US locations

| 26/06/2019 | 2 Comments

Cayman Airways is advising customers that, effective Monday July 15, 2019, the airline will be going “cashless” for all transactions at all of its cargo and airport locations in the United States. As of July 15, 2019, all Cayman Airways locations in the US will accept payment by debit or credit card only. This will […]

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Cayman tourism officials receive awards

Cayman tourism officials receive awards

| 12/06/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Cayman’s minister and director of tourism have both recently received awards at separate events in New York. Tourism minister Moses Kirkconnell accepted the Caribbean Journal Travellers’ Choice award which named Cayman Airways the best airline in the Caribbean. Harris received the Jerry Award from the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) for “her passion […]

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Cayman Airways takes best airline honours

Cayman Airways takes best airline honours

| 30/05/2019 | 2 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Caribbean Journal, a website covering regional trade and travel news, has named Cayman Airways among the winners of its annual Travellers Choice awards voted on by its readers, with the national carrier earning the “Best Airline” award. The company said that thousands of the website’s subscribers voted in this year’s awards, with […]

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Cayman Airways passenger advisory

Cayman Airways passenger advisory

| 27/03/2019 | 0 Comments

Cayman Airways advises passengers who are travelling on Wednesday and Thursday this week (March 27 & 28) to review the advisories issued by the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service (RCIPS) regarding road closures and parking lot closures at, and around, Owen Roberts International Airport (ORIA) before, during, and after the arrival of their Royal Highnesses, […]

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Cayman Airways needs TSA pre-check

Cayman Airways needs TSA pre-check

| 26/02/2019 | 19 Comments

Why doesn’t Cayman Airways participate in the US TSA pre-check programme for expedited security clearance? If I am travelling from one of the cities with competing flights to Cayman Airways (Miami, Chicago, New York) to Grand Cayman and have a choice of expedited security clearance (American, United, etc) vs the slow lanes (Cayman Airways), I […]

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Proof of residency when returning to Cayman

Proof of residency when returning to Cayman

| 21/02/2019 | 12 Comments

As a Caymanian I recently travelled to Jamaica using my British passport on which I encountered resistance as I attempted to check in at the Cayman Airways counter in Kingston. The supervisor immediately asked that I show proof of residency in Cayman in order to board as I have no stamp in the passport to […]

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Concerned by new CAL plane flying to Cayman Brac

Concerned by new CAL plane flying to Cayman Brac

| 19/12/2018 | 1 Comment

Why was the new Cayman Airways Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft flown into Cayman Brac (8 December) when the Cayman Airways Pilots Association and other senior captains in CAL’s management team have recommended against it because the runway in Cayman Brac is 1,000 feet shorter than Grand Cayman’s and the new aircraft is not designed […]

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Photo of mom and daughter wins contest

Photo of mom and daughter wins contest

| 18/10/2018 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Nancy Barnard has won the grand prize of the Cayman Airways 50th anniversary social media competition, after being chosen in a random drawing of more than 500 entries from people sharing their favourite moments on the national carrier. Barnard, who won a pair of round-trip tickets to any CAL destination, is donating […]

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CAL explains seat selection costs

CAL explains seat selection costs

| 03/10/2018 | 6 Comments

I have heard that Cayman Airways will soon be charging passengers for seat selection on flights. Could you find out if this is true? Auntie’s answer: I would have to say the answer is a bit yes but mostly no. Fabian Whorms, Cayman Airways president and CEO, explained that the airline will be making changes […]

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Not happy with airfare to Sister Islands

Not happy with airfare to Sister Islands

| 07/09/2018 | 4 Comments

I have a question on airfare cost to the Sister Islands. Recently, Cayman Airways (CAL) increased the return airfare from Grand Cayman to Cayman Brac by approximately US$12 if you’re travelling directly between CB/GCM. However, if your flight happens to stop in Little Cayman (you’re not getting off, just passing through to GCM or CB), […]

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Cayman Airways marks 50 years with a competition

Cayman Airways marks 50 years with a competition

| 03/09/2018 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): As part of its 50th anniversary celebration, Cayman Airways (CAL) has launched a social media competition, asking followers to share their favourite moments on the national carrier for a chance to win travel vouchers and a grand prize of a round trip for two to any CAL gateway.

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