Air Niugini to face legal action from passengers of Sep-2018 Chuuk Island incident

    Air Niugini confirmed it has been made aware of civil action taken against it by passengers onboard Boeing 737-800 service which landed short of the runway while on landing approach at Chuuk Island in the Federated States of Micronesia on 28-Sep-2018 (Post-Courier, 14-Jan-2019). “Since the incident, Air Niugini has been in contact with all passengers to ensure they are getting the support they need”, the carrier stated.