{UPDATE VIA COMMENTS: LIAT FLIGHT DISRUPTION} LIAT TO MEET WITH PILOTS’ UNION ON WEDNESDAY

The Caribbean Airline has held discussions with the pilots’ trade union LIALPA following the industrial action today which left several passengers stranded throughout the regional network. Only a limited number of flights were able to operate from Antigua, Barbados and Trinidad.

The company has indicated its willingness to address any legitimate issues and has given a firm commitment that it will meet with LIALPA on Wednesday, November 6 in an effort to discuss the union’s concerns.

(LIAT FILE IMAGE) The company remains hopeful that good sense would prevail and that there will be a resumption of its services later on today.

(LIAT FILE IMAGE) The company remains hopeful that good sense would prevail and that there will be a resumption of its services later on today.

Customers are reminded to contact the following numbers to reschedule their travel arrangements: from Antigua 1-268-480-5582; toll free from the rest of the Caribbean 1-888-844-5428 and from Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands 1-866-549-5428.

LIAT sincerely apologizes to affected passengers and the general public for the inconvenience caused as a result of the disruption.

Additional information and updates will be provided as soon as possible.

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  1. LIAT wishes to advise its passengers that due to action taken by its airline pilots’ trade union LIALPA, the following flights have now been cancelled:

    LI 361 – Antigua-Guadeloupe-Dominica-Barbados-St. Vincent
    LI 760 – St. Vincent-Barbados
    LI 727 – Barbados-Grenada-Trinidad
    LI 726 – Trinidad-St. Vincent-Barbados
    LI 512 – Guyana-Barbados-Antigua
    LI 312 – Antigua-St. Maarten- St. Croix
    LI 317 – St. Croix-St. Maarten-St. Kitts-Antigua
    LI 310 – Antigua-St. Maarten-Tortola
    LI 315 – Tortola-St. Maarten-Nevis-Antigua

    Customers affected by the disruptions who wish to re-book will be allowed to do so without charge for a period of one week from the date of their originally scheduled travel. Affected passengers are advised to contact LIAT Reservations to re-book before proceeding to the airport.

    Passengers with onward connections are advised to contact their respective carriers.
    For further information passengers are advised to contact: – from Antigua 1-268-480-5582; toll free from the rest of the Caribbean 1-888-844-5428 and from Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands 1-866-549-5428.

    LIAT sincerely apologizes to affected passengers and the general public for any inconvenience caused as a result of the action by its pilots.

    Additional information and updates will be provided as soon as possible.

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