Latest News for: Saipan airport


Taking the plunge to Saipan

Hong Kong Standard 19 Mar 2024
... Saipan starting April 28. The airline - the only local carrier to offer direct flights on this route - operates twice weekly between Hong Kong and Saipan International Airports.

Asiana Airlines halts regular flights to Saipan

RNZ 06 Mar 2024
... in the airport usage fees ... Ada/Saipan International Airport's main terminal went up from $19.49 per square foot to $34.92 ... In addition, CPA also increased the rates at the Saipan airport's parking lot.

Cope North 2024 brings thousands of military personnel from around the world to Guam, region

Guam Pacific Daily News 08 Feb 2024
Marine Corps F/A-18 Hornet during a multinational formation over Tinian and Saipan Feb ... and Saipan Feb ... Won Pat Guam International Airport, and on Tinian and Saipan in the CNMI, according to the U.S.

Cope North training kicks off on Guam with 2,400 troops, nearly 100 aircraft

Stars and Stripes 05 Feb 2024
Alyssa Letts told Stars and Stripes by phone Monday. This year, around 1,700 U.S ... 21 news release ... Won Pat Guam International Airport and airfields on Tinian and Saipan in the Northern Marianas Islands ... 5, 2024, the first day of the Cope North exercise ... .

Pacific islands have key role in US-China power plays

Arab News 24 Jan 2024
The concept of “island chain strategy” is nothing new ... Dr ... Dr ... km island, but it has multiple airports serving various types of aircraft. . Strategically, Tinian and the nearby islands of Saipan and Guam have a rich history of US air operations ... X ... .

Typhoon Bolaven passes Northern Marianas without major damage

RNZ 11 Oct 2023
Typhoon Bolaven was upgraded to a Category 1 typhoon before passing through the CNMI, bringing strong winds and rain to Saipan, Tinian and Rota ... Saipan International Airport recorded wind speeds of just over 90 kilometres per hour.

News in brief for Thursday, October 5

RNZ 05 Oct 2023
CNMI - Saipan flights to be suspended ... One of the fee hikes is expected to cost airlines about $3,000 more to land at Saipan International Airport, after the Authority recently green-lighted a 90 percent increase in landing fees.

China winning on the Pacific political battlefield

Asiatimes 13 Jul 2023
Saipan and the neighboring island of Tinian were soon among the busiest airports in the world, as waves of B-29s took off to bomb Japan – which was now in range – and markedly fewer B-29s returned ... Saipan is a part of the latter.

Moylan makes progress with new GFD equipment

Guam Pacific Daily News 11 Jul 2023
Moylan is still awaiting the outcome of additional CPF requests, which were submitted earlier in the year for entities such as the Guam Customs and Quarantine Agency, the Guam International Airport Authority and various mayors’ offices.

First cargo flights arrive at airport, relief flights expected Sunday

Guam Pacific Daily News 27 May 2023
Won Pat Guam International Airport at 11.48 a.m ... Won Pat Guam International Airport Saturday morning, bringing supplies and workers to help with Typhoon Mawar recovery ... The airport is working with U.S.

Study urges new US flights

Taipei Times 02 Apr 2023
... International Airport in Newark, Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport in Dallas and Saipan International Airport on Saipan Island, which is part of the Northern Mariana Islands, a US commonwealth.

Will EDCA stop Chinese 'intrusions' into PH waters?

The Manila Times 09 Mar 2023
Specifically, the Air Force wants to expand the existing Saipan International Airport — built on the skeleton of a World War 2 base used by Japan, and later the United States — to accommodate cargo, ...

US, allies converge on Guam for annual Cope North exercise

Stars and Stripes 10 Feb 2023
24, Tech. Sgt ... Won Pat International Airport and Northwest Field, Guam; the Northern Mariana Islands, including Rota, Tinian and Saipan; Yap in the Federated States of Micronesia; Iwo Jima, Japan; and the Republic of Palau, according to the statement ... .

K-Pop stars denied entry to Marianas, friendship gig cancelled

RNZ 27 Oct 2022
The K-pop stars, which comprised Artist Korea, Ambition, MegaMax, Witches, Dustin, and MustB, were due to perform at the 2022 Saipan Tourism Fanival, which was intended to strengthen the friendship between Saipan and Seoul.

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