Author: MNI Alive | Date: 12 September 2018
Due to the impending Tropical Storm Isaac, the Access Division would like to inform the travelling public that the MV Jaden will seek safe harbor in Antigua during the passage of the storm. Therefore there will be NO ferry service from Antigua to Montserrat on Thursday 13th September 2018 and NO MORNING ferry service on Friday 14th September 2018. Passengers with reservations will need to make preparations to overnight in Antigua. Sea conditions permitting, the Ferry will return to Montserrat on Friday at 7:00 p.m. arriving Montserrat at 8:30 p.m.
On Saturday, 15th September 2018, there will be a special day trip service in honour of the home-going funeral of the Late Chief Minister Mr. Bertrand Osborne. The ferry will depart Montserrat at 5: 30 a.m. arriving Antigua at 7:00 a.m.; the ferry will depart Antigua at 8:00 a.m. arriving Montserrat at 9:30 a.m. In the afternoon, the ferry will depart Montserrat at 6:00 p.m. arriving Antigua at 7:30 p.m. Then depart Antigua at 8:30 p.m. arriving Montserrat at 10:00 p.m.
Passengers with reservations are asked to contact Mr. Jemmotte 664 496 9912 or Jennifer Burke at 268 722 8188 to confirm their travel arrangements. The Authorities will continue to monitor the sea conditions and provide updates as they become available.
Limited Air services on Thursday 13th September, 2018, passengers are advised to contact the Air service providers for flight availability. Fly Montserrat at 664 491 3434 or Monair at 664 491 4200.