ST. JOHN’S, Antigua, Jan 20, 2014 - The Caribbean airline, LIAT, conveyed its condolences and support to a Guyanese carrier which suffered a fatal crash of one of its planes over the weekend.
In a message on behalf of the Board of Directors, Management and Staff of LIAT, acting CEO Mrs. Julie Reifer-Jones said she "receives with deep regret the news of the death of two people following the crash of a Trans Guyana plane on Saturday January 18, 2014."
"Our thoughts and prayers are with the families of the captain and his lone passenger who both perished in the crash," Mrs. Reifer-Jones said.
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.
MEDIA CONTACT | Desmond L. Brown | Head ofCorporate Communications | 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