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Air Passenger Duty from UK to Caribbean to be reduced

Good news if you’re planning to visit the Caribbean from the UK – from next year, Air Passenger Duty (APD) is going to be a little lower. In his Budget 2014 speech, British Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne announced that bands C and D of APD are going to be removed from April 2015, […]

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REDjet launches St Lucia as its sixth destination

  At a time when the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) is condemning the UK government for crippling Caribbean tourism with its unfair air passenger duty banding, it’s refreshing to learn that air travel between St Lucia and other Caribbean islands is set to become easier and cheaper. REDjet, the Caribbean’s only low fares […]

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