P.M. Tuilaepa takes flight

Prime Minister Tuilaepa Lupesoliai Sailele Malielegaoi was treated to the inaugural courtesy flight hosted by the Samoa Helicopter Company on Wednesday evening.

The five minute tour covered the Apia town area.

Samoa Helicopters in the motion of acquiring all the necessary business licenses, permits and necessary civil aviation requirements to start operation in the country.

With its Eurocopter AS350 helicopter on island, Samoa Helicopters has the capacity to conduct search and rescue operations and carry out medical evacuation missions not only domestically but to neighboring countries that includes, American Samoa, Tokelau Wallis and Futuna.

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