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US, Canada severe winter storm may affect Jamaican flights

Published:Friday | January 3, 2014

MBJ Airports Limited says flights departing to and arriving from this region may be delayed or cancelled as the northeastern United States and eastern Canada are currently experiencing a severe winter storm with heavy snowfall.



The MBJ has advised the travelling public to contact their respective airline directly regarding flight operations.



They say flights not destined to this region may be impacted as the airline networks back up from delays.



Travellers can visit MBJ Airports website to get updates on arrivals and departures www.mbjairport.com, updates will be made available as information becomes available.



The MBJ Airports Limited is also requesting industry partners to make contact with the airlines regarding flight operations prior to transporting guests to the airport.



Some helpful numbers for airline updates:

American Airlines 1 800 744 0006

AirTran 1 800 AIR TRAN (247-8726)

US Airways 1 800 622 1015

Air Canada 1 866 247 2662

Delta Airlines 1 800 221 1212

Spirit Airlines 1 877 211-1546

Jetblue Airlines 1 800 JET BLUE (538-2583)

AirTran Airways 1 800 AIR TRAN

Westjet Airlines 1 800 101 2488 (landline only) or

1 403 444 2586 (for mobile phones)



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