[Source: Press Secretariat, MPMC]
Samoa Airways’ 737-800 aircraft is now on the ground in Milan where it is being prepared for its ferry flight to Samoa.
The aircraft will be depart Europe later this week and is scheduled to land at Faleolo International Airport on Saturday 11th November (late morning).
The route will be Milan-Dubai-Singapore-Cairns-Apia.
The finishing touches to the livery were applied to the airline’s 737-800 over the weekend.
An official launch ceremony will take place at Faleolo International Airport on Monday 13th November at 10am.
The airline’s inaugural jet service will be flight OL731 on Tuesday 14th November from Apia to Auckland:
OL731 Depart Apia 0700, Arrive Auckland 1015
OL732 Depart Auckland 1110, Arrive Apia 1605