Virgin Australia will resume scheduled services to Bauerfield International Airport, Port Vila, Vanuatu, from the end of May, despite continuing concerns about the condition of the runway. In January 2016, Qantas, Air New Zealand (ANZ) and Virgin Australia all stopped flying to the Pacific island hub following deteriorating surface quality at the airport’s single 8,500 ft. runway. ANZ said it would not resume flights until a complete $55 million upgrade, funded by the World Bank, was ...

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