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Luck of the draw for airline bidder

The team hoping to launch an airline to serve St Helena has been given a significant financial boost at the annual Reading Sports. Carl Haslam and his colleagues had turned up to share their plans with UK Saints, and hand … Continue reading

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No flights from London? Woah, I’m going to Barbados…

St Helena will lose out to luxury destinations such as The Maldives and Barbados if it does not have direct flights from Europe, one of the men behind a potential airline for the island has warned. The team setting up … Continue reading

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Airline dream that began with a map on the kitchen floor

Three pilots are setting up an airline to bid for the contract to fly to St Helena when its first airport opens in 2016. St Helena Online went to meet the man who dreamed up the project.  Captain Richard Brown … Continue reading

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Pilots bid to give St Helena its own airline

Pilots in the UK are hoping to set up a dedicated airline for St Helena. The team behind Atlantic Star Airlines has already been in talks with the Department for International Development and the island’s eco resort developer, Shelco. Its existence … Continue reading

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