Nausori’s claim as main airport

River crossing along the Rewa River to Nausori in 1920 before the Rewa Bridge was built. Picture: FILE

A MEETING was held at Lautoka on June 9, 1946 to protest against the decision to have Nausori as a base for an airport. On June 10, 1946, The Fiji Times reported about 60 people in the meeting claimed expenditure on the Nausori airfield “represented needless extravagance” since “facilities already existed at Nadi.” The meeting […]

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