45 years in the sky

Captain William Gardiner pictured during his days as a pilot for the country’s national airline. Picture: SUPPLIED/WILLIAM GARDINER

LIKE most young children, William Gardiner was fascinated when he first saw an aeroplane. A young lad, he accompanied his father to Nadi Airport where he worked as a postmaster. It was during this time that he had his first brush with aviation. His goal then became clear — he would one day pilot those […]

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