Hurricane Irma hits St Martin and heads to Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico.
Most powerful hurricane ever recorded over Atlantic Ocean smashes Caribbean islands as it moves west with category 5 winds (185km/h) and rains. Key West International Airport (EYW) announced it would close Wednesday night, the first Florida airport to do so.
Live video footage from St.Maarten Airport, In MahovBeach shows the severity of the storm.
Another video cam footage from SXM Airport.
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