On Monday, August 12, 2019, a suspension spring on the sole fire tender assigned to the Taddy Bay Airport on Virgin Gorda broke, rendering the vehicle inoperable. According to aviation safety regulations, all airports must have at least one working fire tender in order to operate. As such, the BVI Airports Authority (BVIAA) was forced to close the Taddy Bay Airport, pending the rectification of this situation.
Topic: Airports, Licences and Fees | Posted By: aphillip
Friday, 1 March 2019 - 4:58pm
The BVI Airports Authority in exercise of the power conferred under Section 9 of the Airports Act, 2003 (No. 16 of 2003) and acting with the approval of the Cabinet makes the Airports (Fees and Charges) Order 2019, which came into effect on the issue of the said Order via Gazette dated Wednesday 6th February 2019.