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ST. JOHN’S, Antigua, December 21, 2009 – LIAT wishes to advise that there are reports of airborne ash clouds from the Soufriere Hills Volcano in Montserrat.
While to date no LIAT service has been affected, the volcanic ash has the potential to disrupt air travel in the Eastern Caribbean.
Passengers on LIAT services, particularly to and from the islands of St. Kitts, Nevis, St. Maarten, Anguilla and Guadeloupe are advised to contact airport authorities in those territories for information on the status of their flights.
LIAT is one of the leading Caribbean airlines. It is owned by regional shareholders, with the major shareholders being the Governments of Barbados, Antigua and Barbuda and St. Vincent and the Grenadines. More information about LIAT may be found at www.liat.com .
Desmond Brown, Corporate Communications Manager, LIAT (1974) Limited, Head Office, Sealey Building, Sir George Walter Highway, Antigua. Telephone: +268 480 5600 EXT 6222, fax: +268 480 5638 and email: email@example.com.