Home > Information on LI 727 – Wednesday 22nd February 2012
ST. JOHN’S, Antigua, February 22, 2012 – The Management of LIAT (1974) Limited wishes to inform that LI 727 which was preparing to depart Grenada this afternoon with 49 passengers on board, returned to the ramp at the Maurice Bishop International Airport after warning lights illuminated in the cockpit.
As a precautionary measure emergency services were deployed however the return to the ramp was uneventful with no injury to passengers or crew.
Arrangements are being made for the affected passengers to be accommodated on other LIAT services.
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.
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| Desmond L. 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 | email: brownDes@liat.com |