ST. JOHN’S, Antigua, July 26, 2011 –LIAT wishes to advise that its employees at the Maurice Bishop International Airport (MBIA) in Grenada have taken industrial action in the form of a “Go Slow”.
As a result of the industrial action the following flights to/from Grenada have been cancelled for today – Tuesday, July 26, 2011.
An update will be given later in respect to the other flights to/from Grenada scheduled for today.
Customers who are booked to travel today and may wish to rebook for a later date will be allowed to do so without charge.
LIAT’s management is seeking to work with the Technical and Allied Workers Union which represent the workers, employees and the Grenada Government to bring a speedy resolution to this matter.
LIAT sincerely apologises to affected passengers for any inconvenience caused as a result of the action by its Grenada employees.
LIAT is one of the leading Caribbean airlines. It is owned by regional shareholders, with major shareholders being the Governments of Barbados, Antigua & Barbuda and St. Vincent & the Grenadines. More information about LIAT may be found at www.liat.com .
Desmond Brown, Corporate Communications Manager, LIAT (1974) LTD, Head Office, Coolidge Business Complex, Sir George Walter Highway, Antigua. Telephone: +1 268 480 6222, fax: +1 268 480 5638 and email: firstname.lastname@example.org .