ANG resumes Hoskins operations

Air Niugini will resume operations to Hoskins airport, West New Britain, effective today (August 14th).

Flight PX 244 will operate this afternoon, followed by PX 241 out of Hoskins on Thursday morning.

In a statement, the airline said: “We acknowledge the National Airports Corporation (NAC) and the business houses in Hoskins for their continuous efforts in removing the volcanic ash from the runway and taxiway.

“Air Niugini suspended operations again on Sunday, August 04th, due to the eruption of Mt Ulawun for the second time in recent times.

“Air Niugini operates daily flights between Hoskins and Port Moresby, and three services weekly between Hoskins and Lae, and eleven services weekly between Hoskins and Rabaul.”

Press release