'The appropriate Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) was previously issued to advise of these works and for pilots to exercise caution when in the vicinity of the threshold,' the CJIA said in a statement
But American Airlines has disputed the position of the CJIA saying 'no previous notice' had been issued to pilots.
American Airlines in its statement said that it was following up with the CJIA Airport Authority 'as we investigate this matter' and that the affected flight is now scheduled to leave here on Thursday morning at 2.00 am (local time).
But in providing details of the incident, the CJIA said that the incident which occurred at 12.34 am (local time) occurred when the plane was executing a turn on RWY 06 threshold for take-off.
The Sheriff St--Mandela roadway in Georgetown and the Cheddi Jagan Intl Airport (CJIA
) access road would also be improved
Part of the proceeds will be used to contract for the rehabilitation of the sewerage system and the construction of a sewage treatment plant at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA
It also adds that 'over the past week, reports suggested that masses of persons have entered the country through the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA
), where provisions were made for them to acquire accommodation at hotels and other boarding houses predominantly within the capital, Georgetown.
Part of the proceeds will be used to hire consultants for design and supervision services for the upgrade of the apron at the Cheddi Jagan International Airport (CJIA