Acklins and Crooked Island Airports now open
The Department of Civil Aviation advises that the airports in Spring Point, Acklins and Colonel Hill, Crooked Island have been inspected in the aftermath of Hurricane Joaquin and have now been re-opened for operations.
The Deadman’s Cay Long Island Airport is the only airport which remains closed at this time.
The public is assured that the Department will advise on the re-opening of this airport, as soon as possible.
Here is the list of all open airports in The Bahamas
Abaco -- Marsh Harbour, Treasure Cay, Sandy Point, Moores Island
Acklins -- Spring Point
Andros -- San Andros, Fresh Creek, Clarence A. Bain, Congo Town
Berry Islands -- Great Harbour Cay
Bimini -- South Bimini
Cat Island -- Arthur’s Town, New Bight
Crooked Island --Colonel Hill
Eleuthera -- North Eleuthera, Governors Harbour, Rock Sound
Exuma -- Moss Town, Black Point, Farmers Cay
Long Island -- Stella Maris
Nassau -- Lynden Pindling International Airport
Ragged Island -- Duncan Town
The Colonel Hill, Crooked Island Airport; the Deadman’s Cay, Long Island Airport and Spring Point Airport in Acklins are under water and remain closed.
The Department of Civil Aviation will update the public on airport re-openings as soon as the airports have been deemed safe for operations.