LIAT suspends flights due to volcanic activity

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    LIAT has temporarily suspended all flights in the southern part of its network due to the volcanic activity in St. Vincent.

    The suspension will affects all flights south of Dominica.

    The explosive eruption of the La Soufrière volcano in St. Vincent has spewed large ash clouds into the atmosphere and forced the closure of airports and airspace in the vicinity.

    LIAT says it has cancelled flights to/from the following destinations for April 10th, 11th and 12th, 2021, until further notice:

    • Barbados
    • St. Lucia
    • St. Vincent
    • Grenada

    The Airline says it will also be working with authorities to assist in relief and evacuation efforts into St. Vincent as soon as possible.