It is a public airstrip that was previously operated and owned by the Samoan government in partnership with Polynesian Airlines. It was then closed in 2005 due to noise pollution caused to the surrounding neighbors and issues relating to environmental safety.
Fagali’l was then reopened by the Polynesian Airlines and the government in 2009 and offers the cheapest and most affordable travel rates. It offers services that include flights that are international to Pago Pago destination in American Samoa on facebook.com.
The airport has many hotels within close proximity that provide accommodation to travellers. The airport works closely with these hotels to make sure that travelers find a place where they can be accommodated depending on the type of budget they are on. The hotels vary for people with simple budgets to those with large spending budgets.
Other than accommodation facilities, the airport is also surrounded by other attractions such as the national museum. From here, one can be able to learn the history of the place through the historical events and stories found in this museum.
Apart from Polynesian Airlines, there are other airlines that have operated in Fagali’l Airport that includes Talofa Airways, Samoa Air and South Pacific Island Airways. The airport’s runway surface is Asphalt, 2, 198 ft. long and its direction is 10/28.
Fagali’l Airport offers flexible flight schedules with amazing destination packages according to google.com. It has both direct flights and indirect flights to its destinations. It is actively operational from Mondays through Sundays.
The airport is simple in design with no waiting terminus and no more procedure involved as with other airports. The airport has small planes that do not have to have many passengers on board but also those that only have a passenger capacity of 10.
Transport from Fagali’l Airport is made on a local bus that waits for several passengers to get on board and move you around the area to your desired destination with a fee of not more than a dollar.
A cab can also be used as a means of transport to take you to your destination from the airport with a fee of not more than 5 dollars on youtube.com. These are alternative transports if you are getting accommodation in a hotel that does not offer shuttle transfers.