Category: Aviation

Dash 8 to return by September or October, current repair costs SBD$18m

Jared Koli- September 1, 2022

National flag carrier Solomon Airlines today announced that its largest domestic aircraft Dash 8 will be returning to the country despite costing the airline millions ... Read More

Japanese government injects additional 22.7 million dollars for Airport Upgrade project

admin- April 15, 2021

The Japanese government will inject additional 22.7 million Solomon dollars to support its ongoing Solomon Islands Airport Upgrade project.  This is in addition to its ... Read More

Aviation’s ‘Radio outreach program’ launched

admin- March 10, 2020

The National Government through the Ministry of Communication and Aviation has launched its historic 'Outreach Radio Program' today in Honiara. Director of Communication, Ministry of ... Read More

International Airport upgrade project to begin next year

admin- December 9, 2018

Honiara International Airport. The Japanese Ambassador to Solomon Islands His Excellency Shigeru Toyama has announced the Honiara International Airport upgrading project will begin February next ... Read More

Govt call on drone users to apply for permit

admin- August 28, 2018

Photo: People using drones in the country must apply for permit and certification from the Civil Aviation department, Ministry of Communication and Civil Aviation. ... Read More

Munda airport to be completed by June

admin- March 12, 2018

Munda International Airport. Photo: SIBC The country's second international airport, the Munda airport in New Georgia, Western Province, is nearing completion. Permanent Secretary of the ... Read More

Solomon Airlines re-opens Santa Cruz service

admin- March 14, 2017

Solomon Airlines has re-opened all services to Santa Cruz, Temotu Province. Citing land dispute issues as the reason for the initial suspension, an airline spokesman ... Read More