Tag Archives: Norman Manley International Airport

Cliff Hughes To Pay PJ Patterson j$12.5m

The Supreme Court has ordered journalist Cliff Hughes to pay former Prime Minister PJ Patterson $12.5 million in damages resulting from defamation to his character. The court made the ruling a short while ago and has awarded interest, which legal watchers have said could take the figure to at least j$20 million. Patterson had sued Hughes, who heads the news ...

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Jet Blue Flight Makes Emergency Landing in Kingston

A Jet Blue flight which had just taken off from the Norman Manley International Airport (NMIA) in Kingston was forced to turn back and make an emergency landing yesterday evening. Approximately 15 minutes into the flight, the pilot noticed smoke in the cockpit and notified NMIA that the airplane would have to turn back. Four passengers sustained injuries while exiting ...

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Caribbean Airlines to Pay Jamaica US$1.5m

Caribbean Airlines is to pay approximately US$1.5 million in outstanding airport fees and taxes to two Jamaican entities by July 31, 2012. The Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority is owed US$1 million while the Norman Manley International Airport is owed US$500,000. Trinidad’s Minister of Transport, Devant Maharaj and the Minister of Trade, Industry and Investment, Vasant Bharath were advised of the ...

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