Solomon Airlines, the national carrier of the Solomon Islands, has extended planned aircraft changes for Kiribati service, as leased Nauru Airlines 737-300 aircraft continues to serve the Honiara (HIR) – Tarawa (TRW) weekly flight. The atoll of Tarawa is located in the Gilbert Islands. Originally, the 737 was scheduled to replace Solomon Airbus A320 from February 21 to March 08, 2018, however, this has been extended to April 19, 2018.
The following schedule is effective April 05, 2018:
IE720 HIR0525 – 0900TRW 733 4 (05APR18)
IE720 HIR1615 – 2000TRW 733 3 (eff 11APR18)
IE721 TRW1000 – 1145HIR 733 4
Headquartered at Henderson International Airport in Honiara, Solomon Airlines currently operates services from Honiara to Brisbane, Sydney, Fiji, Vanuatu, Tarawa, as well as an extensive domestic network around the Solomon Islands. Interline and codeshare agreements with Qantas, Air Niugini, Air Vanuatu, and Air New Zealand are in place. From North America, most travelers fly via Los Angeles, and either Brisbane or Nadi.