Dominican airport closed due to passage of Tropical Storm Chantal
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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