St. Maarten News – Tourism and Economic Affairs Minister Ingrid Arrindell is “very pleased” that CNN Travel carried a story where the Princess Juliana International Airport ranked among the five favorite places for plane-spotting in the world.
On March 2, the CNN Travel (www.cnn.com) website published a column about plane spotting written by Karla Cripps; the writer pointed out that plane-spotting has become a more alluring hobby than ever.
According to Cripps the five favorite airports for plane spotting are London Heathrow, Princess Juliana International Airport, Hong Kong International; Los Angeles International; and Toulouse.
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“Destination Sint Maarten receiving publicity on CNN Travel with respect to our airport and place-spotting is a great plus for us as millions of potential travelers around the world will read about us on the world-wide-web. This form of publicity goes a long way in promoting our destination, is priceless, and is very much welcomed,” Arrindell said in a press statement.