Fiji Times Logo

Fiji Time: 1:35 AM on Thursday 18 September

/ Front page / News

New chapter in history

Felix Chaudhary
Friday, May 30, 2014

PACIFIC Sun, a subsidiary of Fiji Airways, will officially become Fiji Link on Friday June 6.

It is also the day the domestic and semi-regional carrier will take delivery of its brand new 68-seater ATR 72-600 aircraft from France.

Fiji Airways Group managing director and CEO Stefan Pichler said the rebranding of Pacific Sun and arrival of the new aircraft will mark a new chapter in the airline's history.

"As we announced last November, the new brand for Pacific Sun will be an extension of the Fiji Airways brand," he said.

"The Fiji Link aircraft will have a distinct, yet part-of-the-family look with the Fiji Airways fleet, and therefore retains prominent brand elements in its livery and design.

"This includes the name 'FIJI' featuring prominently on the belly on the aircraft."

Mr Pichler said Pacific Sun's delivery team were at the ATR facility in Toulouse and the aircraft would make six stops before arriving in the country at 11am on June 6.


Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. The race is on
  2. Provisonal results from the Fiji Elections Office
  3. Army grateful
  4. Ba voters enjoy kava
  5. Counting kicks off at all polling centres
  6. Counting in Bua begins
  7. Tavua voters turn out in numbers
  8. Last minute dash to vote
  9. Tight security in Savusavu
  10. Security tight at polling stations in the West

Top Stories this Week

  1. Searching for answers Monday (15 Sep)
  2. Girl, 12, murdered Monday (15 Sep)
  3. Shocked and disgusted Monday (15 Sep)
  4. PM confirms release of 45 peacekeepers Friday (12 Sep)
  5. Couple seeks end to problem Friday (12 Sep)
  6. No $20m ransom Tuesday (16 Sep)
  7. Safe and alive Friday (12 Sep)
  8. Emotional visit for contestants Tuesday (16 Sep)
  9. Lawman saves widow Monday (15 Sep)
  10. The unsolved murders of Wailada Tuesday (16 Sep)