ST. JOHN'S, Antigua, January 14, 2015 – The Board of Directors, Management and Staff of LIAT (1974) Ltd has heard the tragic news concerning the loss of a number of lives, including school children, following the tragic accident in St. Vincent & the Grenadines on Monday.

Chief Executive Officer David Evans said everyone at LIAT joins in extending deepest sympathies to the Government and people of St. Vincent & the Grenadines following the tragic accident.

"It was with a deep sense of sadness that all of us at LIAT learnt of Monday's accident. As you deal with this tragedy, please be assured that the entire nation in general, and those who were affected in particular, are in our thoughts."