Bahamas Consulate General in Miami has been in touch with authorities
determine if any Bahamian citizens were in any way involved or affected
by the shooting this morning at the Ft Lauderdale International Airport in
the Air Canada and Delta terminal.
We await word and will update the
country as events unfold.
Bahamasair does not operate from the terminal
where the shooting took place but all operations at the airport
including those of Bahamasair are for the moment discontinued.
Bahamasair reports to the Consulate General that all employees are
accounted for. Furthermore, all staff of The Bahamas Consulate and
Bahamas Tourist Office are accounted for.
The events at the airport are