Thursday 12 December, 2019

Tropical Storm Maria causes cancellation of several LIAT flights

Caribbean airline LIAT has cancelled a number of its flights for today and tomorrow, due to the passage of Tropical Storm Maria.

In its latest travel advisory the airline warned that additional cancellations were possible as they monitor the system and seek to protect staff:

"Tropical Depression #15 has been upgraded to Tropical Storm Maria.  As this large weather system is currently on a northwesterly track through the region, it will continue to cause flight delays and cancellations throughout LIAT’s network as we seek to ensure passenger and crew safety."

 

Cancelled flights for today are:

LI 524 BARBADOS to DOMINICA

LI 524 DOMINICA to ANTIGUA

LI 523 DOMINICA to BARBADOS

LI 307 BARBADOS to GND

LI 368 BARBADOS to ST. LUCIA

LI 369 ST. LUCIA to BARBADOS

LI 769 BARBADOS to ST. VINCENT

LI 770 ST. VINCENT to BARBADOS

LI 738 TRINIDAD to ST. VINCENT

LI 512 ANTIGUA to ST. KITTS

LI 513 ST. KITTS to ANTIGUA

 

While cancelled flights for Monday, September 18th are:

LI 310 ST. VINCENT to ST. LUCIA

LI 310 ST. LUCIA to ANTIGUA

LI 312 ANTIGUA to ST. KITTS

LI 313 ST. KITTS to ANTIGUA

LI 362 BARBADOS to ANTIGUA

LI 520 ANTIGUA to ST. KITTS

LI 521 ST. KITTS to ANTIGUA

LI 521 ANTIGUA to BARBADOS

LI 512 BARBADOS to ANTIGUA

LI 512 ANTIGUA to ST. KITTS

LI 374 BARBADOS to ST. LUCIA

LI 375 ST. LUCIA to BARBADOS

LI 524 BARBADOS to DOMINICA

LI 513 ST. KITTS to ANTIGUA

LI 523 ANTIGUA to DOMINICA

LI 523 DOMINICA to BARBADOS

LI 309 ANTIGUA to ST. LUCIA

LI 309 ST. LUCIA to TRINIDAD

LI 364 BARBADOS to DOMINICA

LI 364 DOMINICA to ANTIGUA

 

They further stated that "passengers who have been booked on these flights will be allowed to rebook and have all change fees and fare differences waived only if they do so on or before Friday, September 22nd."

LIAT also had the following warning for passengers:

"Please be reminded that that passenger who decide to travel but are unable to complete their journey due to disruption caused by weather conditions, will not be provided with meals, transportation and hotel accommodation. Passengers with onward connections are advised to contact the respective regional and international carriers."

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