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Health and Travel Alert — Rescheduled Charter Flights from Goroka and Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, to the United States

Location:  Goroka and Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea Event:  The U.S. Embassy is pleased to announce the rescheduling of proposed Department of State charter flights from Goroka and/or Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea to the United States, now expected to depart on Thursday, April 9th. Please note this is not a commercial service and all ...
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Health and Travel Alert — Rescheduled Charter Flight from Port Vila, Vanuatu, to the United States

  Location:  Port Vila, Vanuatu   Event:  The U.S. Embassy in Port Moresby is pleased to announce the rescheduling of a proposed Department of State charter flight from Port Vila, Vanuatu to the United States via Apia, Samoa.    Please note this is not a commercial service and all dates and times are still subject ...
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Health and Travel Alert – Delay of Charter Flights from Papua New Guinea and Vanuatu to the United States

Location:  Papua New Guinea and Vanuatu Event:  U.S. citizens are advised that the proposed Department of State charter flights from Papua New New Guinea and Vanuatu to the United States announced on April 1, 2020 have been delayed unexpectedly.  They will not take place on April 6, 2020 as originally planned. However, we continue to plan ...
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Weather Alert – Tropical Cyclone Harold Approaching Vanuatu

Location:  Solomon Islands and Vanuatu Event:  Tropical Cyclone Harold Approaching Vanuatu The Vanuatu Meteorology and Geo-Hazards Department (VMGD) and the U.S. Joint Typhoon Warning Center advise that Tropical Cyclone Harold—currently over Solomon Islands—is approaching Vanuatu.  Modeling suggests Harold will likely intensify to a Category 3 cyclone as it passes over the Vanuatu Group. A severe weather warning is in effect ...
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Health and Travel Alert — U.S. Department of State Charter Flight from Port Vila, Vanuatu, to the United States

Location:  Port Vila, Vanuatu Event:  U.S. citizens who wish to depart Vanuatu immediately—and who can get to Port Vila—are advised to read this message carefully and closely follow all instructions, if applicable. The U.S. Department of State is preparing, on a reimbursable basis, a potential charter flight for private U.S. citizens who wish to return ...
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