More flights bring Fiji closer

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Fiji Air­ways is boost­ing its New Zealand sched­ule with the ad­di­tion of 14 ex­tra flights from Christchurch to Fiji dur­ing the peak sea­son.

Al­ready, tens of thou­sands of South Is­landers fly out of Christchurch Air­port to Fiji ev­ery year and these ex­tra flights mean many more will do that, too.

The sup­ple­men­tary flights will op­er­ate be­tween June and De­cem­ber 2016 on Thurs­days. The new ser­vices, on top of Fiji Air­ways’ per­ma­nent Tues­day and Satur­day ser­vices, of­fer a num­ber of hol­i­day op­tions – from a quick get­away, a 10-day stop or even longer, to Fiji, the South Pa­cific and on to North Amer­ica

Con­versely, as Christchurch is the gate­way to the South Is­land, Christchurch Air­port and the city will be wel­com­ing even more vis­i­tors who fly in to take ad­van­tage of the ski sea­son, or visit friends and fam­ily.

The new flights are on sale now and of­fer travel op­tions in both busi­ness and econ­omy class on the B737-800 air­craft.

Founded in 1951, Fiji Air­ways Group com­prises Fiji Air­ways and its sub­sidiaries: Fiji Link, its do­mes­tic and re­gional car­rier, Pa­cific Call Comm Ltd, and a 38.75 per cent stake in the Sof­i­tel Fiji Re­sort & Spa on De­na­rau Is­land, Nadi.

Fiji Air­ways aims to be the lead­ing global bou­tique air­line and has a fleet of brand new wide­body A330s and re­freshed B737 air­crafts. From its hub at Nadi In­ter­na­tional Air­port, Fiji Air­ways and Fiji Link serve 49 des­ti­na­tions in 13 coun­tries (in­clud­ing code-share). Des­ti­na­tions in­clude Aus­tralia, New Zealand, USA, Hong Kong, Sin­ga­pore, Samoa, Tonga, Tu­valu, Kiri­bati, Van­u­atu and Solomon Is­lands.

Visit fi­ji­air­ for more in­for­ma­tion.

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