Tonga’s Chinese Aircraft Flying Despite Warnings…


A Chinese aircraft given to Tonga has begun commercial service with full loads despite New Zealand warnings about the risks.

The new 60-seat Xian MA60 turbo-prop aircraft was earlier this year given to Tonga, forcing the New Zealand-owned Chatham Pacific Airline, which with five aircraft was the only domestic carrier in the kingdom, out of Tonga.

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