The Chair of COVID -19 Oversight Committee, Mr James Remobatu has issued a Repatriation Advisory Notice No.14 to all Solomon Islands citizens and non-nationals residing overseas on the next Government Repatriation Plan and wish to announce two government approved repatriation flights scheduled for 19 and 24 November 2020.
On 19 November 2020, Solomon Airlines operating IE626 will depart Honiara International Airport at 0700hrs, arriving Bonriki International Airport, Kiribati at 1045hrs. It will depart for Fiji at 1145hrs arriving Nadi International Airport at 1445hrs. Solomon Airlines operating IE627 flight will depart Nadi International Airport on the same day for Solomon Islands arriving Honiara International Airport at 1745hrs.
For Solomon Islands students based in Philippines, the government has approved a second flight on Tuesday 24th November 2020. Solomon Airlines operating IE629 will depart Manila International Airport on the 24 November at 0700hrs en route to Solomon Islands making a stopover in Biak, Indonesia arriving Honiara International Airport at 1805hrs.
All nationals and non-nationals who will be boarding this repatriation flights must have valid Solomon Airlines tickets and are hereby strongly encouraged to contact Solomon Airlines Office in Brisbane and Honiara for ticketing information. Solomon Airlines can be contacted on email email@example.com or visit their website: https://www/flysolomons.com/.
The Government is conscious of the welfare of its citizens in view of the confirmed cases being imported through the repatriation flights coming from high risk countries. It is very cautious of the potential importation of the virus into the country and wish to remind all incoming travelers to comply with the following requirements:
All persons travelling or intending to travel to Solomon Islands are strongly encouraged to familiarize themselves with these travel requirements.