Have you ever heard of Fagali or Fagali airport? An interesting fact about this place is that the Fagali’I Airport at one time used to have a grass runway.
Fagali’I Airport also has been closed down and re-opened under much scrutiny and criticism over safety and environmental concerns. Fagali’I Airport re-opened in 2009 and is also a paved with asphalt runway now in case you were wondering.
Instead of being a very large, busy, and stressful airport, Polynesian Airlines and Samoa Air are the only airlines operating out of this airport. Polynesian Airlines are also the owners of this airport.
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Next to the airport is also a nice golf course named the Royal Samoa. This small airport located on a small island in the Pacific is a small yet lovely airport according to lonelyplanet.com. The flight coming into Fagali has a beautiful view and you can see the village homes all the way up to the airport itself. If you enjoy beautiful islands and want a remote area than this is a great place to visit.
There are also many other reasons to visit using Fagali’I Airport like snorkeling, tourist locations to learn about their culture, a deep marine reserve, and you can even take a yoga hiking tour.
Fagali’I Airport is the first stop to a historical airport and historical country with beautiful scenery, attractions, sports, tourism, yoga, and adventures in between as well. Fagali’I Airport owned by Polynesian Airlines makes it a an easier less hassle airport that one you may be more accustomed to traveling to. If you enjoy the island life or island destinations than this place is for you for sure. So what are you waiting for? Start planning your trip to Fagali flying into Fagali’I Airport to experience it first hand. This airport is still open and functioning.
Find more about Fagali’I Airport: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fagali%27i