NEWS RELEASE Contact: Monifa Marrero-Brathwaite | Public Information Officer (340) 774-1629 or 340-244-1065 info@viport.com / www.viport.com   August 21, 2020   VIPA ANNOUNCES PORT OPERATIONS UPDATES AS TROPICAL STORM APPROACHES The Virgin Islands Port Authority (VIPA) has prepared its port facilities for possible inclement weather as a Tropical Storm Watch has been issued for the …

  July 19, 2020 VIPA ANNOUNCES NEW AIRPORT SAFETY MEASURES TO COMBAT COVID-19 SPREAD The Virgin Islands Port Authority (VIPA) is implementing new safety procedures and reinforcing temperature screenings at its airports to combat the spread of the coronavirus in the U.S. Virgin Islands. The new measures were implemented today at the Cyril E. King …

  NEWS RELEASE CONTACT: MONIFA MARRERO-BRATHWAITE | PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICER (340) 774-1629 EXT. 6639 OR 340-244-1065 info@viport.com / www.viport.com March 24, 2020 VIPA Issues Update on Ports and Modified Operations in Response to COVID-19 Virgin Islands Port Authority Executive Director Carlton Dowe provided the following update concerning port operations in the U.S. Virgin Islands as …

VIPA Updates Territory on Status of Air and Seaports Post Tropical Storm Karen

VIRGIN ISLANDS PORT AUTHORITY ST. CROIX ▪ ST. THOMAS ▪ ST. JOHN UNITED STATES VIRGIN ISLANDS GATEWAYS TO THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS’ ECONOMY NEWS RELEASE Contact: Monifa Marrero-Brathwaite | Public Information Officer (340) 774-1629 ext. 6639 or 340-244-1065 info@viport.com / www.viport.com September 25, 2019 VIPA Updates Territory on Status of Air and Seaports Post Tropical …

TROPICAL STORM KAREN ADVISORY #1

VIRGIN ISLANDS PORT AUTHORITY ST. CROIX ▪ ST. THOMAS ▪ ST. JOHN UNITED STATES VIRGIN ISLANDS GATEWAYS TO THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS’ ECONOMY NEWS RELEASE Contact: Monifa Marrero-Brathwaite | Public Information Officer (340) 774-1629 ext. 6639 or 340-244-1065 info@viport.com / www.viport.com September 23, 2019 TROPICAL STORM KAREN ADVISORY #1 SEAPORTS • The U.S. Coast Guard …

VIPA TRAVEL ADVISORY – TROPICAL STORM DORIAN

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 28, 2019 VIPA TRAVEL ADVISORY – TROPICAL STORM DORIAN The Virgin Islands Port Authority has issued the following travel advisory as Tropical Storm Dorian passes the United States Virgin Islands: AIRPORTS The Cyril E. King Airport on St. Thomas and the Henry E. Rohlsen Airport on St. Croix are both open. …

COAST GUARD REOPENS ST. CROIX’S SEAPORTS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 27, 2019 COAST GUARD REOPENS ST. CROIX’S SEAPORTS The U.S. Coast Guard has re-opened the seaports in St. Croix and set all the seaports in the U.S. Virgin Islands (including the St. Thomas/St. John district) and Puerto Rico at Port Condition X-Ray.  The Coast Guard has set the ports at Condition …

ST. CROIX SEAPORTS CLOSE AT 8 P.M. TONIGHT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 26, 2019 ST. CROIX SEAPORTS CLOSE AT 8 P.M. TONIGHT The U.S. Coast Guard has announced that it will close all seaports in the St. Croix district only at 8:00 p.m. tonight, August 26, 2019, due to inclement weather expected as Tropical Storm Dorian passes the U.S. Virgin Islands.  The closure …

Harmony of the Seas Cancels St. Thomas Visit

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 26, 2019 Harmony of the Seas Cancels St. Thomas Visit Royal Caribbean Cruise Line has informed the Virgin Islands Port Authority that it has cancelled its August 28 scheduled visit by the Harmony of the Seas at the Austin “Babe” Monsanto Marine Terminal in Crown Bay, St. Thomas.  The visit was …