Pointe-à-Pitre

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Pointe-à-Pitre

(French pwɛ̃tapitrə)
n
(Placename) the chief port of Guadeloupe, on SW Grande-Terre Island in the Caribbean. Pop: 17 541 (2006)

Pointe-à-Pi•tre

(Fr. pwɛ̃ taˈpi trə)

n.
a seaport on central Guadeloupe, in the E West Indies. 25,310.
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The codeshare agreement allows American to place its code on Seaborne's flights between San Juan (SJU) and Dominica(DOM), Fort-de-France, Martinique (FDF), Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe (PTP), Tortola, British Virgin Islands (EIS), Vieques,Puerto Rico (VQS) and Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands (VIJ).
The codeshare agreement allows American to place its code on Seaborne's flights between San Juan (SJU) and Dominica (DOM), Fort-de-France, Martinique (FDF), Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe (PTP), Tortola, British Virgin Islands (EIS), Vieques, Puerto Rico (VQS) and Virgin Gorda, British Virgin Islands (VIJ).
Address for correspondence: Cecile HerrmannStorck, Microbiology Department, CHU of Pointe-a-Pitre, 97139 Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe, France; email: cecile.
The itinerary starts in La Romana, Dominican Republic and takes in St George's, Grenada; Roseau, Dominica; St John's, Antigua; Philipsburg, St Maarten; Road Town, Tortola; Castries, St Lucia; Bridgetown, Barbados; Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe and Basseterre, St Kitts.