Traveltalkonline.com Forums


SXM Cruise Schedule TTOL Sponsors SXM Travel Calendar
Forum Statistics
Forums39
Topics25,242
Posts173,207
Members24,647
Most Online1,403
Dec 25th, 2017
Top Posters(30 Days)
jazzgal 57
pat 56
LBI2SXM 46
Kennys 40
Member Spotlight
CaribJoe
CaribJoe
Long Island, New York
Posts: 110
Joined: December 2006
Show All Member Profiles 
Today's Birthdays
cgamble
Who's Online Now
4 registered members (Boondox, Julius, SavanahThorne, TreetopFlyer), 72 guests, and 377 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Rate Thread
US-Pre-Clearance #156668
03/13/2018 07:33 AM
03/13/2018 07:33 AM
Joined: Dec 2008
Posts: 1,978
Southport, North Carolina, US
candj Offline OP
Traveler
candj  Offline OP
Traveler
Joined: Dec 2008
Posts: 1,978
Southport, North Carolina, US


Fair winds and following seas!
SSN691-May She Ever Prowl The Seas in Defense of Human Freedom!
SSN787-Preserving Peace, Prepared for War
SXM Sponsors
Re: US-Pre-Clearance [Re: candj] #156670
03/13/2018 08:06 AM
03/13/2018 08:06 AM
Joined: Jun 2005
Posts: 1,816
Greensboro,N.C.From Colonie NY
wildbill069 Offline
Traveler
wildbill069  Offline
Traveler
Joined: Jun 2005
Posts: 1,816
Greensboro,N.C.From Colonie NY
Can not believe someone is on the ball and thinking ahead .
I just hope its set up better than Aruba !!!!!!!

Re: US-Pre-Clearance [Re: wildbill069] #156671
03/13/2018 08:09 AM
03/13/2018 08:09 AM
Joined: Aug 2000
Posts: 66,541
Central Florida!
Carol_Hill Offline
Traveler
Carol_Hill  Offline
Traveler
Joined: Aug 2000
Posts: 66,541
Central Florida!
Never mind US pre-clearance, it stunned me to read that their target date for return to pre-Irma status at the airport is 2020!!!


Carol Hill
Re: US-Pre-Clearance [Re: Carol_Hill] #156705
03/13/2018 12:54 PM
03/13/2018 12:54 PM
Joined: Jun 2009
Posts: 3,311
Portland, OR
jazzgal Offline
Traveler
jazzgal  Offline
Traveler
Joined: Jun 2009
Posts: 3,311
Portland, OR
That struck me, too, Carol. Residents simply can't wait that long!


[Linked Image]
Re: US-Pre-Clearance [Re: Carol_Hill] #156801
03/14/2018 03:58 PM
03/14/2018 03:58 PM
Joined: Dec 2008
Posts: 1,978
Southport, North Carolina, US
candj Offline OP
Traveler
candj  Offline OP
Traveler
Joined: Dec 2008
Posts: 1,978
Southport, North Carolina, US
Originally Posted by Carol_Hill
Never mind US pre-clearance, it stunned me to read that their target date for return to pre-Irma status at the airport is 2020!!!


I guess I am not surprised given the amount of damage to the building and the fact that the roof alone will take 4 to 5 months to repair. I thought I read someplace that the roof alone will take 4 to 5 months to redesign, fabricate and install. And given "island time" the 4 to 5 months may be optimistic. And since very little inside work can be done until the roof is fixed I will be surprised if it is ready in mid 2019.

Just my 2 cents.


Fair winds and following seas!
SSN691-May She Ever Prowl The Seas in Defense of Human Freedom!
SSN787-Preserving Peace, Prepared for War
Re: US-Pre-Clearance [Re: wildbill069] #156886
03/15/2018 07:20 PM
03/15/2018 07:20 PM
Joined: Jan 2007
Posts: 1,536
originally Long Island, NY/now...
irish1223 Offline
Traveler
irish1223  Offline
Traveler
Joined: Jan 2007
Posts: 1,536
originally Long Island, NY/now...
Originally Posted by wildbill069
I just hope its set up better than Aruba !!!!!!!


Us too! Aruba was a nightmare. eek


Robin & Ed

[Linked Image]
Re: US-Pre-Clearance [Re: candj] #156887
03/15/2018 07:46 PM
03/15/2018 07:46 PM
Joined: Apr 2006
Posts: 1,754
Med/ Caribbean
sailbynight Offline
Traveler
sailbynight  Offline
Traveler
Joined: Apr 2006
Posts: 1,754
Med/ Caribbean
Grand Cayman has been working on their airport for about five years. . It took three plus years to complete Antigua's new terminal.
St Maarten is going to be a long time to fix.

Re: US-Pre-Clearance [Re: candj] #165199
07/06/2018 03:15 AM
07/06/2018 03:15 AM
Joined: Feb 2013
Posts: 256
Madeira, Portugal
Julius Online content
Traveler
Julius  Online Content
Traveler
Joined: Feb 2013
Posts: 256
Madeira, Portugal
US pre-clearance for PJIA stalled due to lack of info by government

Daily Herald link

Re: US-Pre-Clearance [Re: candj] #165277
07/07/2018 07:03 AM
07/07/2018 07:03 AM
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 5,777
New England (home), St. Maarte...
jmbcomms Offline
Traveler
jmbcomms  Offline
Traveler
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 5,777
New England (home), St. Maarte...
We're checking on this but I don't think it's significant at all. As far as the airport is concerned. they are 100% moving fwd with this, but it requires completion of the expansion of the terminal. Est. date, 2020. I just wrote about this extensively a couple of weeks ago based on airport interviews.


Jeff Berger
Visiting SXM Since 1978

Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.6.1