This year tourism and real estate in Antigua is set for a boost by the launch of an additional daily flight from Miami.
Major US airline American Airlines has announced plans for a second daily flight from Florida.
Extra Miami-Antigua Flights to Commence December 2017
The extra flight is scheduled to commence on 19th December 2017 using a Boeing 737-800 aircraft.
Extra Flights to Support Tourism Growth
The launch is aimed at supporting tourism in Antigua & Barbuda, which has been one of the fastest growing destinations in the Caribbean in recent years with a strong pipeline of new hotels on the horizon.
According to recently released data from the Antigua & Barbuda Tourism Authority, stayover visitor arrivals are up by 9% for the first month of 2018.
This represents 27,895 more stayover visitors than last January.