PHILIPSBURG – Notice to all Sint Maarten residents: The management of Spirit Airlines, has planned a flight to Sint Maarten that will bring residents of Sint Maarten who are stranded and would like to return home from the United States of America. Residents with a Dutch passport or a valid Resident and / or Work Permit will be allowed to return to Sint Maarten.
The Spirit Airlines flight will depart Fort Lauderdale on Friday, September 22 at 9 am and will arrive in Sint Maarten at 12 noon. Travelers need to report at the airport for 6 am. Reservations are based on first come first serve basis.
Furthermore, all US Passport and Green Card holders will be allowed to return to the US on this flight, which departs at 2 pm.
Interested persons should take note that Spirit Airlines will provide a phone number today September 21st to which persons can call. An incorrect number was previously issued, we apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.
Photo caption: People waiting at Princess Juliana International SXM Airport for a flight out. Photo by TODAY photo journalist, Milton Pieters.