Government offers helicopter to assist in Barbuda relief efforts

The Government will send a helicopter and crew to Antigua and Barbuda to assist in relief efforts after the destruction of Hurricane Irma.

More than 90 percent of the buildings on the island of Barbuda was destroyed.

A statement by the Office of the Prime Minister said the government has been communicating with the Government of Antigua and Barbuda with respect to the devastation suffered in Barbuda as a result of Hurricane Irma.