Abaco held a grand welcome for the inaugural flight from Tampa Bay, Florida by Silver Airways on Saturday, February 14 with a special ceremony highlighting the benefits of the new connection.
After more than a year in delays The Abaconian is proud to finally report that the new international terminal in Marsh Harbour is open and serving the public. Officials say some operational kinks still need to be worked out, however, they maintain that they have security first and foremost.
Representatives from Baker’s Bay Golf & Ocean Club and Delta Air Lines joined government officials for a tour of the new Marsh Harbour International Airport on December 18. Once completed, the airport will be renamed the Leonard M. Thompson International Airport.
James Edgecombe, partner in FES Construction Company, called a recent meeting with Minister of Transport and Aviation Glenys Hanna-Martin and relevant agencies “fruitful” and indicated that they are hopeful that the Marsh Harbour International Airport Terminal will be completed by mid-2013.