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St Helena air service coming soon

The official announcement was delivered today. “That SA Air link are the chosen bidders to provide commercial air services to St Helena” The long awaited press release from the St Helena Government announcing the successful bidder was somewhat brief and sort of an anticlimax; As it was always apparent who was going to be the […]

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Successful commercial flight lands passengers on St Helena

After a night of heavy dewfall St Helena woke up to a bright sunny day.  Today was the 3rd May 2017 the day that another legacy will be made as St Helena awaited the arrival of the Avero RJ 85.  It would appear that nothing would deter the many Islanders from making that long trip […]

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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 […]