Press Release

BVI Airports Authority
Release Date:
Monday, 5 November 2018 - 3:56pm

Mr. Denniston Fraser, Managing Director of the BVI Airports Authority hereby informs the public that the Taddy Bay Airport, Virgin Gorda, reopened for business on Friday, November 2, 2018.

A new Crash Fire Tender is in place and the landing strip which was badly damaged has been regraded and is ready to receive flights.

Persons can therefore resume booking flights direct to and from Virgin Gorda.

The entire BVI Airports Authority team thanks the traveling public for its indulgence whilst they worked to rectify the many problems that led to the closure of the airport, in the preservation of safety.

The BVI Airports Authority aims to develop and maintain world class airports which provide safe and efficient gateways to the Virgin Islands and the world.


Paul Bridgewater

Information Officer I (Ag.)
Department of Information and Public Relations