Tortola-based BVI Airways is now accepting reservations online,, and has scheduled its inaugural flight for Wednesday, May 5.

The original schedule is between Tortola and Antigua, Tortola and St Maarten, and Dominica and St Maarten.

‘It’s been a long road, but we’re finally here,’ said BVAirways, Inc. Chief Operating Officer, Scott DeLacy. ‘The entire BVI Airways team couldn’t be more excited to get into the air and start bringing the locally focused scheduled air service everyone deserves.’

BVI Airways, Inc was formed in 2009 to create an airline based in the British Virgin Islands. The company’s executive management has almost 50 years of airline operational experience between them.