Premier's Office
BVI Airports Authority
Release Date:
Tuesday, 29 October 2019 - 10:05am


The BVI Airports Authority is confirming that two persons have been retrieved from the aircraft at this time. Of the two, one person was uninjured, and the other has been transported to the Nurse Iris O’Neal Clinic on Virgin Gorda. Rescue efforts are continuing with representatives from Domestic Fire, the BVI Heath Services Authority and the Authority’s Fire and Rescue Services. The Airport is currently closed and the Authority will continue to provide updates they become available.