Sunday’s flight attracts a small crowd.

The St Helena Airport sprung into life today as Excujet touched down at St Helena at approximately 13.20hrs . The Aircrafts arrival attracted lots of onlookers on the observation deck at the Airport. The Restaurant facilities were available all afternoon and many enjoyed a chat whilst meeting family and friends. The car park was full […]

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St Helena Airport officially certified but you cannot fly here just yet.

Air Safety Support International (ASSI) has officially issued the aerodrome certificate for the St Helena Airport. (HLE) Although the St Helena Airport is now officially certified there are still ongoing parallel tasks that requires completion before flights can commercially operate here. ASSI is satisfied with the entire airport infrastructure, aviation security measures and air traffic […]

“Two hours later we are here” as first jet arrives at St Helena.

The reality of regular air travel to and from St Helena is only weeks away as a large percentage of the Islands population witnessed the first ever jet landing at St Helena Island today.  Incidentally the first ever aircraft to land at the Islands airport was a fixed wing prop driven Beechcraft Air King 200 […]