#23 - Papeete NTAA - Cassidy (Kiribati) PLCH

The Flight from Papeete International Airport to the Cassidy Airport was 3 hours and 15 minutes long. The distance between these two airports is 1280nm. The weather on this flight was mostly clear sky with few clouds and calm winds on arrival.



You can see photos from this flight here below:




Banana is located on the north coast of the atoll, right by Cassidy Airport . Banana has notable palm forests and the Banana Wells spring . To the south stretches a country frame, which is formed from ancient coral reefs and many small arms of the lagoon and the slightly larger Manulu Lagoon is fragmented. Banana is the third largest of the four places on the remote atoll Kiritimati (Christmas Island) in the island state of Kiribati in the central Pacific . In 2015 a population of 1208 people was counted.


Cassidy International Airport (IATA: CXI, ICAO: PLCH) is an airport located north of Banana, a settlement on Kiritimati (pronounced Christmas) island in Kiribati. Until 2018, it was the only airport in the Kiribati part of the Line Islands with an IATA or ICAO code.

The airport is served by Fiji Airways from Nadi, Fiji and Honolulu, Uni