Air Niugini commences
air service to the Federated States of Micronesia
Press Release #1612-03
FSM Information Services
December 12, 2017
On December 4, 2016, Air Niugini began its
service into the Federated States of Micronesia. The twice a week
service by Air Niugini will originate in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea,
on Wednesdays and Saturdays with the Wednesday flight flying into Chuuk,
continuing to Pohnpei and back to Port Moresby. The Saturday flight will
go from Port Moresby direct to Pohnpei and on to Chuuk before returning
to Port Moresby.
Passengers to and from the FSM will be connected
in Port Moresby for flights to Manila and other southeast Asia ports as
well as destinations in Australia, Fiji, and other ports in the Pacific
served by Air Niugini.
Air Niugini’s twice a week schedule has been
designed to complement the air services provided by United Airlines and
Nauru Airlines, which now serve the FSM from Honolulu, Guam, Fiji,
Kiribati, Majuro, and Nauru. For fares and flight schedules the public
may inquire on line at airniugini.com, or contact the local travel
agencies here in Pohnpei.