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Air Tahiti Nui

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Air Tahiti Nui flight crew

Air Tahiti Nui, French Polynesia's international airline and winner of the 2003 Skytrax Survey "Best Airline"(Pacific region) and "Best Cabin Staff", celebrated it's fifth anniversary in December 2003 in Beverly Hills hosted by Consul General of France Jean-Luc Sibiude and airline Chairman & CEO Nelson Levy. A partner in American Airlines frequent flyer program, Air Tahiti Nui's unique and exceptional service has enabled the airline to become a flourishing success story.

The airline now flies 12 times per week between Papeete and Los Angeles (5 flights continue non-stop to Paris). Air Tahiti Nui also offers 3 weekly flights to Japan and 3 flights a week from Papeete to Auckland, with connecting flights to Sydney with code-share partner Qantas Airways.

Air Tahiti Nui's popularity with customers has been bolstered by the airlines partnership with Airbus Industries and the new Airbus A 340-300, recently selected as the "Most comfortable long-haulaircraft" by Skytrax.

The airline anniversary evening also celebrated and acknowledged Air Tahiti Nui's commitment to community service. On November 19th, 245 under privileged and physically handicapped children, many of whom had never been on an airplane or viewed their homeland from the air were flown on board the airlines flagship aircraft, "Mangareva" at lower altitudes and slower speeds over the many islands and atolls of Tahiti, including Bora Bora.

For more information visit the official Air Tahiti Nui website

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