Crisis Management Training Executed at Saba’s Juancho E. Yrausquin Airport

The training in execution involved various role players. Photo: Government of Saba.

THE BOTTOM-On Thursday, Juancho E. Yrausquin Airport conducted a comprehensive Crisis Management Training exercise to enhance emergency response capabilities. 

Guided by experts Alexander Borgstein and Gwen Aerts, the three-hour simulation tested the airport’s preparedness for a major crisis, involving various emergency teams, including those from St. Maarten and Statia. 

The exercise featured a staged plane crash scenario, focusing on coordination, communication, and rapid response. Feedback was positive, highlighting the value of hands-on experience. 


Following the exercise, the Emergency Support Functions team held a two-hour session to evaluate impacts and plan community support and recovery strategies.

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