Air Tahiti Nui's first 787-9 being rolled out of the paint shop in North Charleston (Photo: Air Tahiti Nui)

Sneak Peek: Air Tahiti Nui’s First Dreamliner Is Nearing Completion

With an expected introduction date of November 2018, Air Tahiti Nui is seeing major advances in the painting and configuration of its first Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner. Today, the French Polynesian carrier revealed pictures of the ongoing livery painting that is being performed in Boeing's North Charleston, S.C. factory ahead of acceptance flights and formal delivery, which is expected to happen in the upcoming weeks. [caption id="attachment_26314" align="aligncenter" width="530"] Air Tahiti Nui's first Boeing 787 Dreamliner in the paint shop. (Photo:…

TBT (Throwback Thursday) in Aviation History: Air Moorea

The islands of French Polynesia are a tropical getaway for many people each year, but traveling between islands can be a pain, with most of the main traffic filtering through Tahiti's Faa’a International Airport. A solution for the island of Moorea was the creation of Air Moorea in 1968. The…