WINAIR commits to additional flights for WCMF

first_img Tweet Share Share 523 Views   no discussions EntertainmentLifestyleLocalNewsTravel WINAIR commits to additional flights for WCMF by: – September 9, 2014center_img Share Sharing is caring! Windward Island Airways International (WINAIR) has given a commitment that it will schedule additional flights to Dominica to accommodate patrons for the 18th World Creole Music Festival (WCMF).Marketing executive for Festival, Leroy ‘Wadix’ Charles announced at a press conference on Tuesday, September 9, 2014 that the Dominica Festivals Committee (DFC) has gotten the commitment from the airline that it will increase its flights to the island if necessary.“They have told us in no uncertain terms, as long as the scheduled flights are booked they are willing to increase and this is special to us because we know our limitations in terms of air access,” he said.Charles informed that WINAIR has also organized special fares to Dominica which is expected to attract more visitors to the island.“They have special fares as we speak, cheapest is around less than three hundred US dollars to Dominica return and they have also embarked on a fare from Guadeloupe to Dominica which is very comfortable,” he said.He noted that the special fare is also “very competitive” considering the available fares via boat to Dominica.Meanwhile, telecommunications company Digicel, officially signed the contract for its sponsorship to the event.Digicel, which has been a gold sponsor for the WCMF for nine years, has this year contributed two hundred and fifty thousand dollars, towards the event.There is only seven weeks left before the actual staging of the World Creole Music Festival on October 24 – 26, 2014.The DFC is expected to announce the addition of another regional artiste on the line-up sometime next week.Dominica Vibes Newslast_img

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