Home > Information on LI 320 – Wednesday 23rd February 2011
ST. JOHN’S, Antigua, February 23, 2011 – The Management of LIAT (1974) LTD wishes to inform that LI 320 travelling from Dominica to Antigua on Wednesday 23rd February 2011, with 47 passengers on board, diverted to the Pôle Caraïbes Airport in Guadeloupe after an indicator light illuminated in the cockpit.
As a precautionary procedure, emergency services were on standby and the landing was uneventful with no injury to passengers or crew or damage to the aircraft.
Arrangements are being made for the affected passengers to be accommodated on another LIAT service.
The aircraft is being examined by the company’s maintenance staff and will undergo the various checks as stipulated by the manufacturer’s maintenance manual before being returned to service.
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, fax: +268 480 5638 and email: email@example.com.