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The Nation Newspaper | Arrivals 'should go up'

The Nation Newspaper Arrivals 'should go up': "The merger of Caribbean Star and LIAT and the withdrawal of Caribbean Airlines services from major gateways to Barbados have impacted negatively on the performance.
'It meant that the connecting point between Barbados and Trinidad, we lost that and that's why we were down. We lost a lot of the capacity that we had and the cheap fares that we had with Caribbean Star and LIAT in that price war,' he said. "

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