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December 09, 2003

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Caribbean Sun had been a pet project of the tourism department here - how this debacle occurred is beyond me:

Airline cancels flights from P.R. after V.I. refuses registration
Tuesday, December 9th 2003

Just days before Caribbean Sun Airlines was to launch new flights to St. Thomas and St. Croix from Puerto Rico, the company canceled its plans after the Lt. Governor's Office refused to register the company because its name is too similar to existing companies in the territory.

Read the whole article here

Posted by afinta at December 9, 2003 07:51 PM


Just that the names are too close I suppose, or just a lawyers pissing contest because one is getting off the ground before the other!

Posted by: Ronnie at December 10, 2003 10:36 AM