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Dominican airport closed due to passage of Tropical Storm Chantal

Published:Tuesday | July 9, 2013 | 12:11 PM

The Melville Hall Airport in Dominica has been closed because of the passage of Tropical Storm Chantal.



The airport is closed for the rest of the day.



As a result, LIAT has cancelled the following flights:



LI 364 – Barbados/Dominica/Antigua

LI 370 – Barbados/St Lucia/Martinique

LI 371 – Martinique/Barbados

LI 509 – St Maarten/Dominica/St Lucia

LI 524 – Barbados/Dominica/Guadeloupe

LI 563 – Antigua/Dominica/Barbados

LI 565 – San Juan/Dominica/Barbados



Passengers travelling today are asked to check LIAT's website, its Facebook page, their local LIAT office, or to call the LIAT Call Centre from Antigua – 1-268-480-5582; toll free from the rest of the Caribbean – 1-888-844-5428 and from Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands – 1-866-549-5428 for information on the status of their flights.



The airline says customers affected by the disruptions who wish to rebook for a later date will be allowed to do so without change fees or fare differences for a period of one week from the date of their original scheduled travel.



Following the one-week grace period, passengers will be required to pay applicable fare and change fees when re-booking.



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