MILLBURN, N.J. -- Nassau Paradise Island Express will suspend
operations Feb. 23, and Continental will continue to provide daily
service between Newark and Nassau.
Prokocimer Int'l Enterprises, the owner of the tour operation,
said it will pay full refunds to all customers holding
Nassau/Paradise Island Express tickets for departure from Newark
Liberty Int'l Airport after Feb. 23.
Passengers with departure dates before the suspension were told
they will receive return service through Continental Airlines.
Continental will continue the daily service between Newark and
Nassau Int'l Airport that had been marketed by Nassau/Paradise
Island Express, and the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism said the
operator's suspension of sales will "have no impact on airline
The tour operator did not explain why it suspended service, but
said it planned to resume service in late spring.