Case Caption: Coastal Air Transport, Inc. v. Aubin Scotland Case Number: SCT-CIV-2020-0027Date: 12/23/2021Author: Swan, Ive Arlington Citation: 2021 V.I. 23Summary: In a suit for personal injuries allegedly sustained by a passenger while deplaning from the defendant’s aircraft when the stairway collapsed to the ground, heard as a bench trial upon consent of the parties, no clear error is found in the judgment of the Superior Court entered in the plaintiff’s favor. There was sufficient evidence to support a finding that the defendant was negligent as a common carrier and awarding damages to the plaintiff for past and present medical expenses, pain and suffering, as well as future pain and suffering. The Superior Court’s March 10, 2020 judgment is affirmed.Attachment: Open Document or Opinion