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Winair


78 reviews
Headquarters: Princess Juliana International Airport, Simpson Bay St Martin / St Maarten 1 (721) 545-4237 Website
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Philipsburg, St Martin / St Maarten
Level 5 Contributor
70 reviews
38 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago
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The flight is executed by Air antilles, with very well maintained atr aircraft. The flight is 1:45 minutes, comfortable. When departing keep in mind that Las Americas airport is chaotic, be on time for check in and controls

Caribbean Economy St Martin / St Maarten - Santo Domingo
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2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago
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We took this “airline” due to unable to take our original flt from Mia to aua, we got to curaçao went to the gate about an hour before departure gate screen was change not info provided to passengers. We approached the gate agent and asked about our flt she didn’t know about our flt we had to go to the...

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Caribbean Economy Curacao - Aruba

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New Braunfels, Texas
Level 5 Contributor
56 reviews
10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Winair is the only way to get to many small islands in the Caribbean. They always have great service and helpful employees.

Caribbean Economy St Martin / St Maarten - St. Eustatius
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Thank Todd A
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Flight was delayed for 3 hours with zero explanations. The twin otter was very cramped and had zero air circulating while instead giving paddles as fans. There was no safety demonstration the pilot had just told old us to read the manual and to leave the seatbelt on. I understand this is the only airline serving certain destinations however I...

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Caribbean Economy St Martin / St Maarten - Nevis

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Thank Angelo B
Level 4 Contributor
49 reviews
11 helpful votes
Reviewed July 30, 2018

Good airline - on time. Good waiting area in St Eustatius. Open seating in plane. I will fly with them again.

Caribbean Economy St Martin / St Maarten - St. Eustatius
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Humacao, Puerto Rico
Level 4 Contributor
31 reviews
5 helpful votes
Reviewed July 16, 2018

Flight delayed and no information available. I had to transfer for my flight. Getting luggage was a nightmare. Understand the challenges with infrastructure due to hurricane Maria but the area was very disorganized. The lack of information available was very frustrating.

Caribbean Economy San Juan - Curacao
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Higuey, Dominican Republic
Level 5 Contributor
61 reviews
23 helpful votes
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

This is my third flight with Winair and second from St. Martin to Curacao. First one was in April. The main reason to write tgis review was the flight attendant who provided us with the best service ever. This lady LUDMILA was amazing. A lot of people asking nonsense questions and she was happy to answer them and ofger that...

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Caribbean Economy St Martin / St Maarten - Curacao

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Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed July 3, 2018

Each flight on time. Pleasant. Excellent help/support while transfering from San Juan in route to Curacao.

Caribbean Economy St Martin / St Maarten - Curacao
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Thank EmilianoHRuiz
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
1 helpful vote
Reviewed June 30, 2018

This flight is always exciting and very short. You NEED to add landing on the worlds shortest commercial runway (on Saba) to your bucket list. The Winair pilots know their stuff and have always felt safe in their hands. Have done this run about five or six times. These are small planes..no amenities but for 20 minutes who cares?!

Caribbean Economy St Martin / St Maarten - Saba
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Willemstad, Curacao
Level 6 Contributor
139 reviews
52 helpful votes
Reviewed June 21, 2018

We had a return flight from Sint Maarten to Saint Barths. We were the only passengers, so it felt like a private plane. The flight only takes 11 minutes, the landing is a adventure! Better than the average roller coaster.

Caribbean Economy St Martin / St Maarten - St. Barthelemy
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About Winair
Founded in 1961, Windward Islands Airways, also known as WINAIR (WM) is a St. Maarten-based airline. WINAIR flies to 10 other destinations from its hub at Princess Juliana International Airport (SXM). These include Antigua, Dominica (Canefield and Douglas-Charles Airport), Guadeloupe, Nevis, Saba, San Juan (Puerto Rico), Saint Barths, St. Eustatius, St. Kitts, St. Maarten en Tortola. The airline also has about a dozen interline agreements with other airlines, and code share agreements with Air France and Air Antilles. WINAIR has a fleet of six aircraft: Five DHC-6 Twin Otter 300 planes, one ATR 42-500.

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