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Fiji Airways CEO hints fare from Australia to Fiji could go down to about AUD$450

Fiji Airways CEO hints fare from Australia to Fiji could go down to about AUD$450

By Naveel Krishant
Friday 26/06/2020
Fiji Airways CEO and Managing Director Andre Viljoen. [image: Fijian Government]

Fiji Airways CEO and Managing Director, Andre Viljoen says to get maximum number of tourists during the Bula Bubble, the airline company is looking at reducing the airfare from Australia to Fiji from AUD$654 to AUD$450.

While speaking in the National Budget Consultation in the western division, Viljoen says they aim to bring 300,000 people to Fiji for the duration of the Bula Bubble, once the date is confirmed.

Viljoen adds nobody knows how long the bubble lasts but they do have to be ready.

He says they have to create value packages that is so compelling that every Australian and Kiwi would want to come to Fiji.

Viljoen says they have approached the government to see how they can help the airline.

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