ST. JOHN'S, Antigua -- Despite a "rough first 10 days" following the terrorist attacks on the U.S., bookings at Antigua Resorts are "back on track and getting stronger and stronger every day," said a spokeswoman for the resort group.

Also, future bookings are looking "extremely solid and we expect a strong November and holiday season," she added.

Antigua Resorts consists of Jolly Harbour, Galley Bay, Royal Antiguan and St. James's Club in Antigua, along with Palm Island in the Grenadines.

After suffering revenue losses of approximately $50,000 per day for 10 days, Rob Barrett, chairman of Antigua Resorts, said his company had to cut its 1,200-person staff by 400 employees.

While no property closures are planned, the employee reductions affected line staff and members of management.

In the works for Antigua Resorts is a marketing and promotional campaign that is aimed at agents and tour operators and will focus on the five properties.

The trade campaign will launch in the next few weeks; consumer ad campaigns are scheduled for Nov. 1.

In related news, Antigua and Barbuda, along with the tourism sectors on the islands, will mount a joint marketing campaign to "get tourism back on track," said David Fernandez, U.S. director of tourism for Antigua & Barbuda.

The government also will offer incentives to the airlines serving the island, including American Airlines and US Airways.

The incentives could include lower landing fees and marketing promotions, Fernandez said.

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