‘Everybody is alive’ – Chuuk airport manager says after crash of Air Niugini Flight 73

Boaters on Weno island in Chuuk, in the Federated States of Micronesia respond to the crash of Air Niugini Flight 73 earlier this morning in Chuuk. All 46 people aboard are safe, said airport Manager Jimmy Emilio. Picture: Courtesy of Bill Davis through PACNEWS

CHUUK, 28 SEPTEMBER 2018 (THE GUAM DAILY POST) – Forty-six people aboard Air Niugini Flight 73 miraculously survived after the flight fell short of the runway on Weno International Airport in Chuuk this morning and landed in lagoon waters. “No serious injuries. Only minor … Everybody is alive!” Jimmy Emilio, the airport’s manager, confirmed by […]

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