Press Statement #1: Hurricane Dorian
Nassau, Bahamas -- The Nassau Airport Development Company Ltd. wishes to advise the public that the Lynden Pindling International Airport (LPIA) is operating as normal today and it is anticipated that the airport will be open for operations tomorrow, Saturday, August 31, 2019 although airline schedules may vary.
Nassau airport stakeholders met with the Bahamas Meteorological Office on Wednesday, August 28, 2019 and again this afternoon at 2:30 P.M. to assess the movement and status of Hurricane Dorian and its potential impact on LPIA.
On its current track, it is not anticipated that Nassau will experience any storm conditions that would disrupt airport operations. Notwithstanding, storm conditions could change, and all airport stakeholders are preparing in the event the storm shifts closer to Nassau. We will continue to monitor weather conditions closely and will provide a further airport update at
3:00 P.M. on Saturday, August 31, 2019.
In the meantime, persons are asked to visit LPIA’s websitewww.nassaulpia.comand social media channels for the latest information on airport operations.
The traveling public is encouraged to contact their respective airlines for flight updates.
A listing of all airlines and their contacts can be found on LPIA’s website athttp://nassaulpia.com/