Fiji Airways heralding into a new era by acquiring new A350 XWB planes - AG

Fiji Airways heralding into a new era by acquiring new A350 XWB planes - AG

By Naveel Krishant
Saturday 16/11/2019
[Photo:Fiji Airways]

Attorney General and Minister for Economy, Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum says Fiji Airways is heralding into a new era as the national airline was handed over one of the two new A350 XWB planes in France.


Sayed-Khaiyum says this plane has the latest technology.

He says overall it is a great sense of pride for Fijians that Fiji Airways is able to acquire the A350.

He also says this will benefit the tourism sector.

Sayed-Khaiyum says this is significant as it gives a message that Fiji Airways is in the big leagues and that is something to be very much proud of.

He also thanked everyone who were involved in making this happen.

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