A story posted by The Kitts Observer reports that an influx of private aircraft and yachts arrivals to St. Kitts in 2012.
Vistors are returining to St. Kitts. The island is recovering well from the global-level financial crisis of 2008. The expansion of the island’s airport, the Robert L. Bradshaw International Airport, and the addition of and refurbishing of existing marinas was monies invested smartly by the government. The island's hIgh-end tourism business is booming.
Senator Ricky Skerritt, Minister of Tourism & International Transport said, “We are still struggling to recover from the global economic crisis which was a real shock to our tourism industry, but it is clear that St. Kitts has been reaping dividends from our Government’s decision to invest so heavily in air and sea port facilities.”