ST. JOHN’S, Antigua – LIAT wishes to advise that its employees at the Maurice Bishop International Airport (MBIA) in Grenada have taken industrial action from midday on Tuesday.
As a result of the industrial action the following flights to/from Grenada have been cancelled for today – Tuesday, August 14, 2012.
-LI 373 – Barbados to Grenada
-LI 338 – Trinidad to Grenada
LI 373 will now operate from Barbados to Trinidad non-stop while LI 338 will operate from Trinidad to St. Vincent and then on to Barbados.
Additionally, the following flights for tomorrow, Wednesday August 15, 2012 have also been cancelled:
-LI 704 – Trinidad to Grenada
-LI 771 – Barbados to Grenada
-LI 77 – Trinidad to Grenada
LI 704 and LI 772 will operate from Trinidad to Barbados non-stop while LI 771 will operate from Antigua to Trinidad via St. Lucia and Barbados.
Customers affected by the disruptions who wish to rebook for a later date will be allowed to do so without charge for a period of one week from the date of their scheduled travel. Following the one-week grace period, passengers will be required to pay applicable fare and change fees when re-booking.
LIAT’s management is seeking 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.
A further update on flights into and out of Grenada will be issued at 10:00am tomorrow.