Heavy Traffic in Carribean area today !

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I was controlling at TNCM! Also flew as KLM 418 because my iPad crashed

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I despise that region. Not equipped to have heavy traffic. All single runway airports and most require a back taxi of some sort.

Hello colleague !

i was controlling TFFJ during…5 hours ?

When when I arrived in the area, there was no peoples…

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One guy landed and he had to back taxi along the runway but two people lined up and then my iPad crashed

Though you where. “controller” Mr. Hodges. My mistake it appears. To each his own. I enjoy the windwards great place for reginals & GA. Keep the heavy trash to the “B” tourist spots. Max Sends

I don’t mind it so much if I’m only taking off once and landing once. It is the repetitive unnessesary back taxi’s by erj 170’s when a 747 is on short final that really annoy me.

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That may stop one pilot from doing it. If they need to listen to atis to understand commands then chances are they do not know what an “atis” is. They are considering alternative ways to ensure pilots listen to atis when available. Like require a pin # be given before connecting to ground.