ST. JOHN’S, Antigua, November 01, 2012 – Regional airline LIAT on Thursday confirmed the death of a male passenger on one of its aircraft.
Corporate Communications Specialist Desmond Brown said the unfortunate event occurred Wednesday afternoon on flight LI 726 from Trinidad to St. Vincent.
“On arrival at the E.T. Joshua Airport it was observed that passenger was not responding. The Emergency Medical Services were called and after a medical examination the passenger was pronounced dead by local medical authorities.”
Mr. Brown said the authorities are continuing their investigation to determine the cause of death.
The Management of LIAT extends its deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased.
The affected passengers were accommodated on other LIAT services.