InselAir launches service from Curacao to Caracas

first_img Share LifestyleTravel InselAir launches service from Curacao to Caracas by: – July 20, 2011 Share 32 Views   no discussions Tweetcenter_img Sharing is caring! Share Photo credit: airplane-pictures.netWILLEMSTAD, Curacao – On Monday, Curacao-based airline, InselAir, operated a successful inaugural flight to Caracas, Venezuela. In Caracas, InselAir was welcomed by Venezuelan Minister of Tourism A. Fleming.The inaugural flight started with a small celebration and toast at Hato International Airport in Curacao.Chairman of the InselAir supervisory board H. van der Kwast, opened the evening focusing on the growth InselAir has gone through in the last five years.“InselAir is growing fast, with the start up of the route to Medellin, the route to Charlotte and now the new route to Caracas, in the last 4 months,” he said.He also congratulated the InselAir board, management and all employees of the fast-growing airline.“InselAir is focusing on the training of new employees that will be added to the more than 300 employees, which helped grow InselAir to what it is today,” he said.Van der Kwast also stated that from 2012 InselAir will surpass the milestone of transporting 1 million passengers a year.In Caracas, together with InselAir representatives, the new route was also celebrated in the presence of Venezuelan Minister of Tourism A. Fleming and Venezuelan Vice-Minister of Foreign Affairs Latin America and the Caribbean M. Mendoza.In his speech, InselAir Chief International and General Affairs, E. Heerenveen focused on the importance of the historic relationship between Venezuela and Curacao.The Venezuelan Minister of Tourism gave his full support for the InselAir flights between Caracas and Curacao.The inaugural flight arrived back in Curacao at 1.20 am on Tuesday.The inaugural flight was the first flight in the new schedule InselAir operates between Curacao and Caracas each workday. Flights are on sale for a special introductory price of $150 until August 1.Together with promoting this new route, InselAir is cooperating with Curacao Tourism Board in an upcoming press trip, bringing press from InselAir destinations Medellin, Valencia and Caracas, to experience InselAir and Curacao.Caribbean News Nowlast_img

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