Samoa Air is down to half of its fleet with its eight-seater Britten Norman servicing Tonga at present.
But conflicting stories have emerged about whether the plane has been bought by a company in the Kingdom.
Yesterday, Samoa Air’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Chris Langton denied the report. Instead, he said the aircraft is on a deployment to REAL Tonga – the Kingdom’s national airline.
He said his company entered into an arrangement to provide Tonga with some