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SLASPA Confirms Threat at the George F. L. Charles Airport

Castries, Saint Lucia Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - The Saint Lucia Air and Sea Ports Authority (SLASPA), confirms a threat at the George F. L. Charles Airport at approximately 5:50 a.m. this morning.

In keeping with the Airport’s emergency plan and the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) safety requirements, the Airports Division of SLASPA evacuated the facility. Operations were suspended to ensure safety of the travelling public, aviation staff and other facility users. Following thorough investigations, an all-clear was given, reassuming operations by 9:00 a.m.

Director of Airports at SLASPA, Mr. Lambert Remy stated, “We are satisfied with the level of responsiveness from the Royal Saint Lucia Police Force, the Fire Service and all emergency personnel.” The matter has been handed over to the Crime Investigations Department.

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