Caribbean Airlines plane at Montego Bay Airport

Meanwhile, Caribbean Airlines has advised that it has had to cancel several of its flights operating in and out of Kingston and Montego Bay Jamaica.

Head of Corporate Communications, Dione Lagore told News Power Now this morning that the airline had no other choice but to cancel some of its flights due to Hurricane Mathew which is threatening some of the Caribbean islands on the northern chain.

She gave an indication which flights were affected.

Caribbean Airlines has activated its call out plan to contact customers travelling on these services.

However, customers are advised to keep checking flight information on the website www.caribbean- or to contact the Caribbean Airlines call centers:

USA & Canada: 1.800.920.4225

Jamaica (International): 1.800.523.5585

Jamaica (Local calls): 1.888.359.2475

Nassau (Local calls): 1.242.377.3300

Trinidad & Tobago: 1.868.625-7200

Lagore also asked that travelers give their personal numbers to the Airline not their work numbers as a call out service has been activated by CAL.