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Are flight delays frequent on Air Rarotonga?

Hong Kong, China
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Are flight delays frequent on Air Rarotonga?

My husband and I are planning a short trip to Aitutaki in Sept / Oct 2015. On our last day leaving Aitutaki, we need to fly to Auckland via Rarotonga. Just wondering whether the flights on Air Raro from Aitutaki to Rarotonga are punctual? We have two hours layover in Rarotonga and any delays might result in us missing the onward flight to Auckland. Kindly advise. Thanks in advance!

Rarotonga, Cook...
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for Rarotonga, Waiheke Island, Southern Cook Islands, Auckland Central
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1. Re: Are flight delays frequent on Air Rarotonga?

Kia Orana Catherine,

I agree with Princess. Although their air fares are on the high side, this airline does its best to work to their schedule, and use replacement aircraft should something untoward occur to the usual Saab aircraft that is used on the RAR - AIT sector.

Email Air Rarotonga and follow the information up when you arrive on Rarotonga or Aitutaki that you are connecting to an international flight. The staff will respond to any unlikely delays with your outbound flights or processing. Contact the bookings desk through www.airraro.com.

Enjoy your Aitutaki stay and relax on holiday. Kia manuia.

Hobart, Australia
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for Vanuatu
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2. Re: Are flight delays frequent on Air Rarotonga?

Personally I would book an earlier flight and enjoy the day without stress in Rarotonga. Maybe even go the night before

3. Re: Are flight delays frequent on Air Rarotonga?

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